Gourmet Hunter Valley Wine Tour
Our Gourmet Hunter Valley Wine Tour provides a quality wine and food tasting experience by focusing on the best the Hunter Valley has to offer. As a part of our wine tour you will enjoy unique wine tasting opportunities in a relaxed and friendly environment.
Travel in our modern tour vehicle featuring lap/sash seat belts, dual air conditioning, tinted windows, fridge, head rests and comfortable seating. Because we carry a maximum of 11 passengers, you’ll get to experience places larger groups don’t.
Sit back, relax and enjoy the scenic journey through the Hunter Valley wine country. Passing famous vineyards and points of interest, our informative commentary covers some fascinating Hunter Valley history, and explains unique wine styles and wine tasting techniques, to ensure you get the most out of your day.
Sample Hunter Valley Wine Tour
10:00am: Pick up from Pokolbin or the surrounding area.
10:15am: Wine tasting at Gundog Estate – Named ‘Best Small Cellar Door’ in the Lower Hunter by Gourmet Traveller. Try their great wines and then wonder through the ‘gourmet pantry’.
11:00am: ‘Behind the scenes’ winery tour – Learn the basics of wine production from grape to bottle.
11:30am: Wine tasting at Vinden Estate – A young winemaker balancing tradition and innovation. James Halliday’s ‘2018 Dark Horse’ – winery to watch.
12:30pm: Lunch at Emerson’s Restaurant – Quality lunch with a glass of Hunter Valley wine included. Breads and dips to begin followed by your choice of 7 main meals options.
2:00pm: Hunter Valley Chocolate Co. – Visit the chocolate shop next to Peterson House and sample fudge, chocolate coffee beans, chilli chocolate and more.
2:30pm: Wine tasting at Ernest Hill – Lovely people and lovely wines that include a very popular sparkling dessert wine.
3:30pm: Hunter Belle – Taste a broad range of locally made, artisan cheese products.
4:00pm: Wine tasting at de iuliis – A broad selection of great wines from this iconic Hunter Valley producer.
5:00pm: Time for a siesta – return home.
Cost: $145 per person
Our Gourmet Hunter Valley Wine Tour will pick up and return to the Lower Hunter Region, Cessnock, Kurri Kurri, Quorrobolong, Morisset and the Central Coast.