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Your host is Richard Everett, the only Oenologist (or winemaker) conducting a small group or private wine tour of the Hunter Valley Wine Country. His guests get a unique behind the scenes insight into how the best wines of the Hunter Valley are...more
42 Thorn Street, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
+61 2 9484 0477
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Reviewed yesterday

Well, I can certainly say that my wife and I were quite impressed with this experience. Richard brings insight on all levels of the industry from production, to sales, to consumption and proper tasting/appreciation. If you want something more than a simple "drive me to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank mandarb
Reviewed 3 days ago

As someone who has been on a few wine tours, I expected your standard surface explanation, quick tour of the grounds, and sip of one or two wines in a few spots. This was NOT that. Richard is personable and immediately makes you feel like...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank TheaHaigh
Reviewed 3 days ago

We went to Australia for our honeymoon recently and decided to do some wine tasting. So, based on the reviews, we went with Wine Country Tours. Richard (who was incredibly warm, friendly and professional) promptly picked us up at our hotel in Sydney on the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jdamsker
Reviewed 1 week ago

We struck lucky by taking a personalized, conducted wine tour of the Hunter Valley with Richard Everett. He is extremely knowledgeable on viticulture, the wine making process and its wineries. Furthermore, he guided us through some very well structured wine tastings - the likes of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Patrick G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Richard took myself and five American relatives for a day in the Hunter Valley. We spent time at two wineries, Tyrrells and Hungerford Hill. In both places we sampled about a dozen excellent wines of different varieties and ages in a private room. Richard not...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Brian R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I like good wine and know quite a lot. We have done a lot of wine tours, in multiple countries, and Richard’s was by far the best! We learned so much from his experience and expertise. The way he taught us to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank catronburke
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are going to do a wine tour of The Hunter Valley and you enjoy wine then Richard is the person to take you on it. Very knowledgeable, friendly and well organised he was the perfect host for the tour. Our group consisted of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sayer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you want to go visit 6 wineries, a cheese outlet and a chocolate factory do not go on this tour. if you want to really get to know the history of wine in the Hunter and to understand the vines, how they are managed,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Travel529539
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We wanted a tour that didn't go to the huge wineries or just put us at a tasting bar with other people. Richard's tour was perfect for us! We were picked up at our hotel in Sydney and transported with two other couples to the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank luraUSA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you drink wine or it is your hobby or job, you should definitely visit Hunter Valley. A full-day "trip" with Richard through the Tyrrell's Wines winery and the most important facts about wines from Australia and the Sydney region was an incredibly pleasant experience...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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22 September 2018|
Response from PhilS130 | Reviewed this property |
On this tour we visited two in depth with detailed tasting instruction & another for lunch.