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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
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42 Thorn Street, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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+61 2 9484 0477
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Richard from Wine Country Tours was outstanding. His long wine industry experience makes him probably the most knowledgeable person about wine that I have ever met. He took us to a premium winery in Hunter Valley and had the run of the place to show...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Michael N
Reviewed 1 week ago

this was way beyond the normal wine tour Richard is the perfect host, he has worked in the wine industry for 35+ years, a winemaker who has held corporate positions in Wine Company and most recently consulting to new business ventures, all shared in a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank markrichards37
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a wonderful day with Richard in the vineyards of Hunter Valley. We went with a diverse group of friends who had different levels of familiarity with wine. Richard made it enjoyable for everyone and guided us to appreciate and taste different wines. It...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank TravelFan1024
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve been on wine-tasting tours before. This was different, in that we were taught a systematic system for tasting and comparing any wines. The emphasis was on matching a wine to an occasion or food style. It was really good to try wines with absolutely...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank kittyd66
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I cant speak highly enough of our Hunter wine tour with Richard. We knew from reading the Wine Country Tours website that it was going to be an interesting day and a departure from the more conventional tours out there but neither of us expected...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank brettosworld
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I feel like I have progressed somewhat in understanding the world of wine/s thanks to this day tour/course which was very informative. Richard is very personable and professional and obviously knows just about everything there is to know about wine producing. I came back with...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Thomas R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had the opportunity to spend the day discovering Hunter Valley with Richard. It was such a great experience! The tour is actually more like a wine course, which is quite different from what other tours have to offer. Richard has years of knowledge and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We spent a lovely day with Richard exploring the Hunter Valley wine region. It was an intimate and personal tour led by a very knowledgeable guide. From booking to drop off the experience was flawless. Richard picked up the guests at their Sydney accommodations and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 31 December 2018 via mobile

We had the pleasure of having a full day tour with Richard to the Hunter Valley. Richard is the most knowledgeable and entertaining guide to the wine country you could find. He has a wealth of experience in the Australian and international wine industry and,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 18 December 2018 via mobile

It was my husband and I’s first time in Australia and our day trip with Richard was a great opportunity to get out of the city. We were picked up promptly and escorted safely to Hunter Valley along with three others. We had great conversations...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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On this tour we visited two in depth with detailed tasting instruction & another for lunch.
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