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Ernest Hill Wines

307 Wine Country Dr, Nulkaba, Cessnock, New South Wales 2325, Australia
+61 2 4991 4418
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Lovely setting, friendly staff, good wines

This winery was one on our Hunter Valley wine tour. It stood out because of Lesley, the informative... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Vickie S
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Brunswick, Georgia
A great introduction to the wines of the Hunter Valley

Our first destination in this wonderful region. We were lucky enough to have Jackie taking us... read more

Reviewed 15 January 2018
Pamela J
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Victoria, Canada
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We are a family owned producer of Premium Hunter Valley Wine with a 5 Star James Halliday rating and multiple International award winning wines.
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good15%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“wine tour” (20 reviews)
“great wine” (13 reviews)
“small winery” (8 reviews)
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307 Wine Country Dr, Nulkaba, Cessnock, New South Wales 2325, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This winery was one on our Hunter Valley wine tour. It stood out because of Lesley, the informative and friendly staff person who took us through the wine tasting. The winery is beautifully located in Hunter Valley with a wine tasting room that is cozy...More

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Reviewed 15 January 2018

Our first destination in this wonderful region. We were lucky enough to have Jackie taking us through some excellent wines. We tasted, we talked wines around the world and we bought. It will be hard to find another winery that combines good wines with such...More

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ErnesHillWines, Public Relations Manager at Ernest Hill Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review Ernest Hill Wines. We have passed this feedback on to Jackie and she is so happy to know that you enjoyed your time with us. If you are ever in this part of the World again please...More

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Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

We stumbled upon Ernest Hill wines cellar door when we were driving into Hunter Valley. It turned out to be one of our favorite Wineries during our trip. We liked all the wines included in the tasting and ended up buying a couple of bottles,...More

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ErnesHillWines, Public Relations Manager at Ernest Hill Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2018

Thank you for stumbling in to Ernest Hill Wines! We love meeting people from all over the World and really appreciate that you have taken the time to share your experience. If you are ever in this part of the World again please pop back...More

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Reviewed 9 January 2018

Authentic and friendly Australian wine experience at this estate winery. A mob of grazing kangaroos in the next field was an added bonus. Helpful suggestions for pairing their wines with foods to compliment the flavours.

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ErnesHillWines, Public Relations Manager at Ernest Hill Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2018

We are so happy to learn that you enjoyed your experience and that the kangaroos turned on a show for you. If you are ever in the region again please do not hesitate to pop in. Kind Regards. The Ernest Hill Wines Team.

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Reviewed 1 January 2018

Beautiful drive into the vineyard - rows of vines all around - simply stunning with a few (naughty) kangaroos lazing around! Enjoyable tasting with great selection of their wines. Loved their style of naming wines after (deceased) family members! Can't wait to enjoy their "Cracklin...More

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ErnesHillWines, Public Relations Manager at Ernest Hill Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2018

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with Ernest Hill Wines. We are happy to know that you enjoyed your tasting. You are correct, those kangaroos are quite naughty but oh so very cute. Hopefully, we will see you again. Kind Regards,...More

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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

such a lovely spot and the wine is refreshing. always drip in at the end of each week for a bottle..

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ErnesHillWines, Public Relations Manager at Ernest Hill Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2018

Nothing beats a bottle, or two, of Ernest Hill to end the week! We look forward to seeing you again. Kind Regards, The Ernest Hill Wines Team.

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Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

A kangaroo hopped across the dirt road as we made our way to Ernest Hill — a delight to these American visitors. The terrace with its nice view was a bit warm and the friendly female employee invited us in. We gathered around a barrel...More

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ErnesHillWines, Public Relations Manager at Ernest Hill Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2018

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us and we are delighted to hear how much you enjoyed your visit. We frequently have visits from kangaroos and have counted 60 on the property at one time before. Hopefully, if you are...More

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Reviewed 9 December 2017

I visited on a tour so was in a small group with Neville taking us through the tasting. He was absolutely delightful and shared so much interesting information! We had a set tasting but he snuck in a couple of extra surprises. I think the...More

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ErnesHillWines, Public Relations Manager at Ernest Hill Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2018

We are so happy that you enjoyed your experience and have taken the time to share with others. This feedback has been passed on to Neville and he is delighted. If you happen to be on this side of the World again please do not...More

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Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Leslie provided us several samples of their wines, which suit a lot of different tastes. I ended up purchasing a lovely bottle of Luna Sparkle. Visit this place!

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ErnesHillWines, Public Relations Manager at Ernest Hill Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2017

We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your experience at Ernest Hill. Hopefully, we will see you again! Kind Regards, The Ernest Hill Wines Team

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Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

We loved Anne who knows her stuff when it comes to wine! Very friendly and made us feel special. Definitely recommend a visit, their wines are fantastic and well priced. We'll will be back next time we are in the Hunter Valley.More

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ErnesHillWines, Public Relations Manager at Ernest Hill Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2017

Thank you for your kind words about your visit and our wines. We try to provide the highest level of service so that you are able to fully enjoy our wonderful wines when you visit and greatly appreciate hearing such lovely feedback! Hopefully, we will...More

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layyoong
10 October 2017|
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Response from Jackie K | Property representative |
Yes. Our friendly, knowledgable staff will be happy to show you our excellent range of wines. There is a $5.00 per head tasting fee which is waived if you buy our wine. We are open from 10.00 am to 5.00 pm. Look forward to... More
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Rahayadi K
6 October 2017|
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Response from Jackie K | Property representative |
Hi Yadi from Indonesia, Thank you for your enquiry. Yes we do charge a $5.00!per head fee for tasting our delicious wines. This includes an informative wine talk undertaken by our very friendly, knowledgeable staff. This... More
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