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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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Great little family winery, superb wines and beautiful location..a little gem

Overwhelmed with a winery every couple of gates in the Hunter, we were taken to this winery on an... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Aussiepenguin11
Amazing wines

My husband and i visited here as part of a wine tour and the wines were beautiful and the service... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
JessicaLFarrell
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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.
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good14%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“wine tour” (18 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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+61 2 4991 4418
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Overwhelmed with a winery every couple of gates in the Hunter, we were taken to this winery on an organised tour. A little skeptical, as the first winery feel well short of good, we were warmly guided through the range of great Ernest Hill wines,...More

Thank Aussiepenguin11
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and i visited here as part of a wine tour and the wines were beautiful and the service from Lesley was top notch!

Thank JessicaLFarrell
ErnesHillWines, Public Relations Manager at Ernest Hill Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience when you visited Ernest Hill Wines. Lesley is feeling pretty chuffed today after reading this!! We hope that you will stop in next time. Kind Regards, The Ernest Hill Wines Team

Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

We joined Jason as part of Tex Tours. Jason was really knowledgeable (as you'd expect from a winemaker), he took plenty of time to explain the history of the vineyard and the generations that had lived there as well as the wines themselves - from...More

Thank Mike R
ErnesHillWines, Public Relations Manager at Ernest Hill Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to share your wonderful experience at Ernest Hill Wines. I am sure you would have noticed how modest we are (cough, cough) which means that we are always happy to receive positive feedback. I have passed this on to...More

Reviewed 13 June 2017

This is one of the best wineries in the Hunter. Our host - Lesley was very informative and so knowledgeable. All the wines here are brilliant - not one did I not enjoy and I am not really a red person. The Muscat that tastes...More

Thank Satan1964
ErnesHillWines, Public Relations Manager at Ernest Hill Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for sharing your experience with Ernest Hill Wines. We always strive to provide the highest level of service and wine quality possible and love hearing when people have enjoyed their visit. Hopefully we will see you again in the not too distant future!...More

Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

We were in the Hunter for a girls trip, what an excellent winery, the wine was fantastic and the service was above n beyond, i highly recommend it :) I will most definitely be back :)More

Thank Candice M
ErnesHillWines, Public Relations Manager at Ernest Hill Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2017

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at Ernest Hill Wines. We think that we are an ideal spot for a good drop while away on a Girl's Weekend (a.k.a Mental Health Weekend) and are glad to hear that you agree! Hopefully...More

Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

We visited as an 'extra' a couple of days after our wine tour and we are so glad we did! Kerryn was a fantastic host and the wine. Amazing! Not a single drop I didn't enjoy and the muscat. Oh my! I would definitely recommend...More

Thank Tessa C
ErnesHillWines, Public Relations Manager at Ernest Hill Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2017

Thank you for sharing your experience with us; You obviously picked up that flattery is one of our favourite things! Hopefully, your wine finds you well when it arrives in the enticingly warm Darwin shortly. We look forward to your next visit. Kind Regards, The...More

Reviewed 4 June 2017

We visited this Winery in April as part of a Gray Line tour. We were hosted by Lesley who gave a very informative and interesting talk about the winery covering its history and the winemaking procedures with the various types of grapes. The best talk...More

Thank Olive H
ErnesHillWines, Public Relations Manager at Ernest Hill Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2017

Thank you for taking the time to share your experiences with us. It is always wonderful hearing that people have enjoyed themselves when they have visited. This has been passed on to Lesley and she is also happy to know this. Hopefully, if you are...More

Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Gorgeous vineyard. Sitting up around barrels. Ernest hill has fantastic wines and their hosts have amazing knowledge they are happy to share.More

Thank Jackielotz
ErnesHillWines, Public Relations Manager at Ernest Hill Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2017

Thank you for sharing your lovely words about Ernest Hill. Not much makes us happier than hearing how much people have enjoyed their experience. All of our staff work hard to ensure they know what they are talking about and take pride in making sure...More

Reviewed 25 May 2017

We are not drinkers and know next to nothing about wine but thought "When in Rome do as the Romans do" - we were in the Hunter Valley so why not give it a try. We were recommended this winery by a local shop assistant...More

Thank DDrover
ErnesHillWines, Public Relations Manager at Ernest Hill Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2017

Thank you for sharing your experience with us. It is always so lovely to hear when people have enjoyed their visit and this feedback has been passed on to Lesley. At Ernest Hill Wines we try and make sure that everyone, no matter their wine...More

Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Very knowledgeable, friendly and welcoming staff. Fantastic wines and definitely a must-do in Hunter Valley. The Rose is amazing, best we've ever had! Thank you for a truly amazing tasting and purchase!More

Thank Miriam F
ErnesHillWines, Public Relations Manager at Ernest Hill Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2017

Well, we do love flattery! Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts of our lovely little vineyard. It makes us so happy to know that everyone who comes through enjoys themselves and the wine. We will look forward to seeing you if...More

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