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Address: McDonalds Road, Pokolbin, New South Wales 2320, Australia
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+61 2 4998 7668
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10:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 17:00
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The Hunter Valley's one stop shop for premium wine. Six of the best...

The Hunter Valley's one stop shop for premium wine. Six of the best boutique winemakers all under the one roof; Andrew Thomas, The Little Wine Co, Hart & Hunter, David Hook, Keith Tulloch and Margan. Also home to the magnificent Icon Lounge wher eyou can take yourself on a journey through the best of the best wines from all over the Hunter Valley.

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Five Cellar Doors in one and all quality wines.

If you are looking for quality wine from some of the better wine makers in the Hunter Valley, then you need look no further. It is not just the wine that it good.. the staff are... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
mego75
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Sydney, Australia

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are looking for quality wine from some of the better wine makers in the Hunter Valley, then you need look no further. It is not just the wine that it good.. the staff are extremely personable and knowledgeable. We we served by Rachel and apart from being very friendly. her knowledge base of each of the wines, (not... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was passing through with a group of friends for lunch when we were like how about trying the wines here. We were a bit hesitant since it was $10 a head for tasting but the guy was so friendly, he would happily wave it if we bought 3 bottles at the end of the tasting. There was five of... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I returned to the the cellar door as we do once sometimes twice a year.As always we were greeted with a big smile and welcome from both Rachel and Janet. Over the next 2 hours we tasted the latest releases with Rachel explaining what the winemaker was trying to achieve and whether it needed more time in... More 

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Grimsby, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Popped in here to try the Silkman wines, sadly the ones we wanted to try, the Shiraz - were sold-out. We did try others, and my friend bought a few bottles of a new Shiraz that had been delivered that day. Altogether, not as good as our previous vineyard visits

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Ettalong Beach, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

We have been club members for quite a few years and every time we visit Small Winemakers centre they are always friendly and have a great knowledge of their wines. One of our favourites is the Little Wine Co 2015 Rose but the David Hook Reserve sparkling Rose is also a good drop. I thoroughly recommend a visit.....

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Thank AnnieLof
Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

We like the small boutique wineries & this place showcased wine from 5 winemakers, extensive list. They had about 40 plus wines & the cellar door staff helped us navigate our way through. What I like is that you can try 5 'sems' from the five wine makers, plus we tasted some interesting varietals. Toy box to amuse my little... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

We were recommended by family to drop in and I'm glad we did. We didn't have high expectations and were a bit cautious on approach but as soon as we entered the environment made us relaxed. This was what we were after. The young, friendly staff member Giles knew his wines. He was one of our top staff we enjoyed... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017

The beauty about the Small Winemakers Centre is that you can sample/buy wines from a few top boutique winemakers. The staff are knowledgeable and attentive. We were able to buy the award winning wine we wanted, not possible to buy elsewhere. Happy!

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

We saw the Small Winemakers Centre on our way to Brokenwood and were not disappointed when we decided to drop in. Very friendly and knowledgeable service from Robert. Great wines from Thomas Wines, Silkman Wines and David Hook. A fair few with 95+ James Halliday ratings and reasonable price tags.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Due to TripAdvisors rubbish scales I have to start with this preamble. Please don't think that this 4* is anything other than VERY good! The team were fantastic especially given the fact we arrived close to closing time. Suzanne helped us from the outset and she was fabulous. A wealth of knowledge but she has an incredible way of sharing... More 

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