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Gartelmann Wines

701 Lovedale Road, Lovedale, Cessnock, New South Wales 2321, Australia
+61 2 4930 7113
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Lovely serting

My husband and I visited with my brother in law and really enjoyed our visit. The lady doing the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Coralie d
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Gartlemann's

Been a member of Gartlemann Wines since 1998 and year after year Jan and Jorg have yet to... read more

Reviewed 14 January 2018
Erik B
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Gartelmann Wines is a boutique winery set in the heart of the beautiful Lovedale area in Australia’s Hunter Valley. Founded in 1996 by Jorg and Jan Gartelmann, we specialize in hand crafted wines sourced from the best sites in regional New South Wales. Come and enjoy some of our medal-winning wines; Our 2013 Benjamin Semillon recently won a Gold Medal at the 2013 Cowra Wine Show.
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  • Very good16%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“deck cafe” (8 reviews)
“pinot gris” (3 reviews)
“cellar door” (9 reviews)
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701 Lovedale Road, Lovedale, Cessnock, New South Wales 2321, Australia
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+61 2 4930 7113
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I visited with my brother in law and really enjoyed our visit. The lady doing the wine tasting was really informative and chatty without being pushy. She talked us through the different wines she had and recommended things to try as we...More

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Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Been a member of Gartlemann Wines since 1998 and year after year Jan and Jorg have yet to disappoint. Beautiful reds and lovely whites make this place a must every visit. The have also opened the Gartlemann Cottage in North Rothbury which is a lovely...More

Thank Erik B
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Jan G, Owner at Gartelmann Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2018

Thank you for the lovely review Erik and glad you are still enjoying our wines. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

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Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Definitely a must visit on your journey through the vineyards. Managed by the most loveliest couple with extensive knowledge about their fabulous selection of wines.

Thank Agnes Z
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Jan G, Owner at Gartelmann Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2018

What a pleasure to get your lovely review. Jorg and I love being in the industry and Jorg has certainly a huge knowledge of our wines and wines in general which he is more than happy to share with whomever will listen!

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Reviewed 4 January 2018

Enjoyed a very nice lunch at the Deck Cafe followed by wine tasting all made the better by the very friendly and helpful staff. Service was prompt and the food excellent from an extensive menu. Now a member of the wine club too!

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Jan G, Owner at Gartelmann Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

Thank you so much for visiting and glad you enjoyed the food and wine. We look forward to seeing you again in the near future and enjoy the wines you receive via our Wine Club.

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Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

We originally just stopped by the cafe for lunch but after having an amazing Merlot with lunch we decided to do a tasting. We were lucky enough to snag Jorg the owner who took us through every wine on the list. He was so informative...More

Thank Loretta N
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Jan G, Owner at Gartelmann Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2017

Thanks for letting us know how much you enjoyed the Merlot and lucky you to get Jorg to give you the rundown on our wines. Jorg is really passionate about our wines and just loves telling people all about them. One would think that after...More

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Reviewed 28 September 2017

checked this lovely winery out on a recent over night stay in the Pokolbin area. Lovely setting for a meal and glass of wine while relaxing over looking the small lake. After lunch wander up for a tasting of some delightful wines. We came away...More

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Jan G, Owner at Gartelmann Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Thank you very much for visiting us whilst you were in the Hunter Valley. We are glad you liked the food and the wines . A lot of new ones are being released shortly so please visit again or check our website for the new...More

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Reviewed 11 September 2017

We were up for a family wedding at the Convent and just popped in for lunch. One of us had the Pinot Gris and I had the Verdelho, which blew me away. The fish was cooked perfectly and I made a point of telling the...More

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Jan G, Owner at Gartelmann Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2017

We are so glad you liked our Verdelho. It is quite stunning and so far has managed to pick up a trophy at the Royal Queensland Wine Show. We think it is rather nice ourselves and it is a great match with fish but also...More

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Reviewed 20 August 2017

Went to try the 2017 wines. Were not disappointed the semillon and pinot gris absolutely brilliant. Of course the liquer muscat is a standout.More

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Jan G, Owner at Gartelmann Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2017

Glad you loved the Semillon. Jorg is proud of it and it is a Gold Medal winning wine. We had the Pinot Gris with Thai food last night and it was fantastic. Hope to see you again soon when more of our new release wines...More

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Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Hannah was excellent in introducing the range of Gartelmann wines and making recommendations. Lovely cellar door venue with log fire to keep us warm. See separate uncomplimentary review of The Deck restaurant - stick with the wine.

Thank Angus S
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Reviewed 16 July 2017

Had a wonderful lunch at the cafe with matching wine. Both cafe and winery were really quaint and lovely. Great membership deals as well.

Thank Bonnie M
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