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Chef-Led Hunter Valley Gourmet Food and Wine Day Trip from Sydney

Highlights
  • See the Sydney Fish Markets and visit three Hunter Valley boutique wineries
  • Try Aussie delicacies like barramundi, kangaroo, and locally made treats
  • Includes breakfast, lunch, wine tastings, and other chef-prepared foods
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Chef-Led Hunter Valley Gourmet Food and Wine Day Trip from Sydney
From US$147.80
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Chef-Led Hunter Valley Gourmet Food and Wine Day Trip from Sydney
From US$147.76
Overview

This full-day Hunter Valley food and wine tour, led by a professional chef, is perfect for Sydney visitors wanting to get a true taste of the region’s world-renowned food scene. Discover what’s new in culinary culture while leaving the logistics to the professionals. See the Sydney Fish Market, try local specialties like kangaroo, roll your own sushi, and taste a variety of wines in the Hunter Valley.

What to Expect

Start with pickup at your Sydney hotel, and then fuel up for the day with coffee on your way to see the early-morning seafood trading at the famous Sydney Fish Market. 

After a freshly cooked breakfast overlooking the Hawkesbury River, continue on your journey to the Hunter Valley, where you stop in Wollombi for the first wine tasting of the day. Learn to roll your own sushi and pair it with local wines. 

Continue the scenic journey and arrive at another boutique winery, where you sample local varietals accompanied by dishes personally prepared by your chef-guide. 

Visit a specialty store for olive oils and other locally made treats to bring home (time permitting). Finally, stop at a third winery to sip shiraz, sample Aussie specialties such as barramundi and kangaroo, and enjoy desserts accompanied by a selection of dessert wines.

Your tour ends back at your Sydney hotel.

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Reviewed 1 week ago
Gourmet Food and Wine

This was one of the best tours my wife and I have ever taken. We started with the fish market, which I wish I knew about before or other times I've been in Sydney. If we ever go to Sydney again, I will be there...More

Thank pteach88
Reviewed 1 week ago
A great way to spend a day if you enjoy wine and food

We have done a lot of wine tours in different parts of the world, but this one is a bit different—-in a good way. First of all, the host Jimmy does everything himself, and Jimmy aims to please. He is a “retired”chef would decided to...More

Thank Bruce R
Reviewed 1 week ago
Fantastic Food and Wine

Had a great day traveling to wine country on this tour. While the drive was long, there were plenty of stops along the way. We started with a wonderful breakfast by the river then moved on to the wine tasting. It was such a blast...More

Thank Megumi W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
What a fabulous day!!!

We were on a predominately golf trip to Sydney, but I wanted to do something special that did not include golf. After reading the reviews I decided to try Gourmet Getaways. What a great decision! My husband and I were so thrilled. The food, prepared...More

Thank yellow1NewJersey
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Good food, Good wine and Good company

The tour was well designed and organized. Great food, great wine and great company. Breakfast by the Hawkesbury River was superb. Jimmy is a very nice and friendly guide and the tour truly complete our Australian trip with a perfect ending.

Thank Pheobeko
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Christine A
April 16, 2018|
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Response from jarox | Reviewed this property |
Hi Christine, I’m sure if you email Jimmy he will accommodate. We arrived back around that time, which was very delayed, due to a bad accident on the freeway.
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