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First Creek Wines

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Fantastic

This was our first stop for two days of wine tours, and what a start! Lovely winery, our host was... read more

Reviewed August 1, 2018
Elizaday2620
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Queanbeyan, Australia
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Fantastic Wines, Fantastic Hosts

Big shout out to Greg & Jenny Silkman for hosting our group for a wonderful tasting of their Wines... read more

Reviewed July 15, 2018
vicki w
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Newcastle, Australia
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600 McDonalds Rd, Pokolbin, Cessnock, New South Wales 2320, Australia
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Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

This was our first stop for two days of wine tours, and what a start! Lovely winery, our host was fantastic, knowledgeable and approachable. I may just be hooked on wine tours now. Thankyou so much.

Thank Elizaday2620
FirstCreekWines, Sales & Marketing Team at First Creek Wines, responded to this reviewResponded August 5, 2018

Thanks so much for the awesome review, Elizaday! We're stoked to hear you had a great experience with us, and thoroughly enjoyed your time in the Hunter Valley. Hopefully we'll see you again soon in our Cellar Door. Cheers from the First Creek team :)

Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

Big shout out to Greg & Jenny Silkman for hosting our group for a wonderful tasting of their Wines. Jimmy was fabulous taking us through the range & matching the wines with a wonderful ploughmans platter, the pate was delicious. The Winemakers Reserve Chardonnay was...More

Thank vicki w
FirstCreekWines, Sales & Marketing Team at First Creek Wines, responded to this reviewResponded August 5, 2018

Hi Vicki Thanks so much for the wonderful review! We'll be sure to let Greg, Jenny and Jimmy know they did a fantastic job (as they always do!), and we're stoked you're a fan of our Winemaker's Reserve Chardonnay - it's one of our favourites...More

Reviewed June 12, 2018

This is a repeat visit to this Winery as we enjoyed their wines and friendly service.Davod Lacey regaled us with his life story as we went about our wine tasting. Look out for him on Andrew Denton's TV Program in approximately 2 weeks time (...More

Thank Dianne S
FirstCreekWines, Sales & Marketing Team at First Creek Wines, responded to this reviewResponded June 21, 2018

Hi Dianne Thanks so much for the 5-star review! We are stoked you enjoy our wines and always have a great time when visiting our Cellar Door. We are excited you'll be watching the program too - David sure has had quite a life experience!...More

Reviewed June 10, 2018 via mobile

Wow this is by far one of my favorites on this trip. The staff were so friendly and so accommodating. We had a list of what we were supposed to taste but they taliored it to what we actually liked.

Thank Cindy M
FirstCreekWines, Sales & Marketing Team at First Creek Wines, responded to this reviewResponded August 5, 2018

Hi Cindy Cheers for the 5-star review! We're glad to hear First Creek was a favourite and you enjoyed your wine tasting experience with us. We hope to see you next time you're in the Hunter Valley. Thanks from the First Creek team.

Reviewed June 1, 2018 via mobile

We visited this winery during a wine tour and Adam has introduce us to some nice wines. I specifically liked there Cuvee, Rose, GSM and lite Shiraz. He was a good presenter and we really enjoyed the experience .

Thank TillyWee
FirstCreekWines, Sales & Marketing Team at First Creek Wines, responded to this reviewResponded August 5, 2018

Hi Tilly Cheers for the 5-star review! We're so pleased you enjoyed our wines and had a awesome experience with Adam. We hope to see you again soon in our Cellar Door. Thanks from the First Creek team.

Reviewed May 15, 2018 via mobile

Love visiting First Creek Wines. It is a lovely winery and James (Jimmy), is fantastic. They are also my choice of wine when at a restaurant. Will be back to stock up again.More

Thank Pauline B
FirstCreekWines, Sales & Marketing Team at First Creek Wines, responded to this reviewResponded May 17, 2018

Hi Pauline Thanks so much for the great review! It's always a pleasure to hear when customers love our wines and the experience provided. I'll be sure to pass on your regards to Jimmy, and hope you see you back in the Cellar Door soon....More

Reviewed May 13, 2018

First impression was great for a Hunter Valley Wine. A little light on body but that is typical of Hunter Valley reds. I tried the Shiraz and beautiful. All good until about one hour afterwards and I got the worst hangover I have had in...More

Thank Malcolm K
Reviewed April 26, 2018 via mobile

Dropped in yesterday to do a tasting with my parents. Adam was so knowledgeable, friendly and helpful. We had a great time, bought a case or so, & I joined the wine club. I can highly recommend this tasting experience. For those whose wine knowledge...More

Thank MsMirH
FirstCreekWines, Sales & Marketing Team at First Creek Wines, responded to this reviewResponded May 17, 2018

Hi MsMirH Thank you for the fantastic review. It makes our day to hear your experience was so awesome that you ended up joining our wine club! We'll let Adam know what a great job he's doing, and hope to see you again soon (either...More

Reviewed April 25, 2018 via mobile

Amazing range of great wine. Loved the 2016 Vermentino. Was perfect for my carbonara latter that night. The Chardonnay and semillon in both ranges are so good had to buy it all. Friendly knowledgeable staff.More

Thank David L
FirstCreekWines, Sales & Marketing Team at First Creek Wines, responded to this reviewResponded May 17, 2018

Hi David We are stoked to hear you enjoy our wines! I bet the carbonara was just as delicious - yum! We'll be sure to let our Cellar Door staff know they are doing a top job as well. We hope to see you again...More

Reviewed March 29, 2018 via mobile

Geoff from First Creek served us for wine tasting and he was great!! So funny and approachable. All round cool bloke. Oh and the red wines were great to our palate, especially the reserve. Loved the visit.More

Thank age91a
Jim S, Manager at First Creek Wines, responded to this reviewResponded April 4, 2018

Hi, Thank you for your great review, it's always such a pleasure to hear when people love the wines and the experience our staff provide. I'll be sure to pass on your regards to Geoff and look forward to seeing you in the Cellar Door...More

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