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Hunter Valley Wine & Food Festival, presented by Wine Selectors, is back for 2021.

Curl up beside an open fire, warm yourself amongst outdoor firepits, enjoy hearty reds, and lazy lunches that roll into dinner, celebrated under the crisp winter open skies. As our vines go into hibernation, we invite you to awaken your senses and join us on a journey of discovery through this diverse wine and food destination.

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Escape the winter blues and explore the warmth of all the experiences that the Hunter Valley has to offer during Hunter Valley Wine & Food Festival with exclusive deals from our HVWFF official accommodation partner, Hunter Valley Resort.

Bimbadgen Estate Winter 'Meet the Makers' Lunch

At Esca Restaurant - Bimbadgen Estate - 790 McDonalds Road, Pokolbin Esca Restaurant - Bimbadgen Estate - 790 McDonalds Road, Pokolbin

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Date: Sunday 20th June 2021
Time: 12pm - 4pm

Cost: $180pp

Sophie Andrews

02 4998 4600


Join us for a lazy long wine lunch in Esca restaurant hosted by our Chief Wine Maker - Richard Done, and Assistant Winemaker - Sam Boyd. Arrive to fireside canapes and vintage Blanc de Blancs before enjoying a behind the scenes look through the winery and discussion on the 2021 Vintage. Guests will then head to Esca restaurant for a 5 course degustation menu carefully crafted by Executive Chef Nick Samaras. Lunch will be matched to a series of back vintage wines and private releases. Guests can enjoy a Q&A session with the wine team and will have access to purchase these special wines on the day that are not normally for sale.

Bookings are Essential Tickets released 12th April

2021-06-20 12:00:00
2021-06-20 16:00:00