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McGuigan Wines

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Beautiful destination in NSW Australia

Excellent winery with beautiful surroundings. I have experience of visiting winery in Tuscany... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2018
Tanmay M
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Mumbai, India
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Friendly cellar staff

We visited on a hot (40C) day and the wine tasting area was cool and roomy. The staff was very... read more

Reviewed 19 March 2018
yss97
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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447 McDonalds Rd. | Corner of Broke & McDonalds Roads, Pokolbin, Cessnock, New South Wales 2320, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thankyou Caitlin for your time, knowledge and great sense of humour on our recent wine tasting experience. You finished our day off on a high and the photo you took is one of the best from the day. You are an asset to McGuigansMore

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McGuigan W, Manager at McGuigan Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi and thank you Lizzie Lou for taking the time to post your review. We love it when we meet people new people and can spoil them with our award-winning wines. The staff member you spoke of - Caitlan, is part of our Mandarin Interpretive...More

Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Excellent winery with beautiful surroundings. I have experience of visiting winery in Tuscany region , Italy but found McGuigan winery also so nice on product and presentation. Our families had great time interacting and tasting wine here and also to buy the memorable merchandise items...More

Thank Tanmay M
McGuigan W, Manager at McGuigan Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2018

Hi and thank you Tanmay for taking the time to post your review - we love to hear from our guests and of course appreciate any feedback. I really like the reference to Tuscany as there are certainly some parallels between the two regions. We...More

Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

Went with our nephew and some friends and this place made us all cheerful and happy with the guy who served us and no need to pay for tasting unlike the previous stop where we have to pay. We ended up buying lots of mcguigan...More

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McGuigan W, Manager at McGuigan Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 23 June 2018

Thank you for your review and for visiting McGuigan Wines. We are very glad you had a good time tasting the range and we appreciate the feedback. Our focus is to provide a quality range of Cellar Door only wines and we are very proud...More

Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

Paul introduced us to some nice winea at McGuigan winery. I really loved there Celler Select Summer Select and 2015 Personal Reserve Botrytis Semillion.More

Thank TillyWee
McGuigan W, Manager at McGuigan Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2018

Hi and thank you Tilly for taking the time to post your review - we love to hear from our guests and of course appreciate any feedback. Our focus is to provide a quality range of Cellar Door only wines, like the Summer Shiraz and...More

Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

We visited McGuigans Winery for a last minute wine tasting. Joel was our host & we couldn't have asked for better. He spent the time with us & was a pleasure to be with. Took time explaining his knowledge of their wines & in his...More

Thank 1959Greg
McGuigan W, Manager at McGuigan Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2018

Thank you for your review. We really appreciate your feedback regarding our staff and McGuigan Wines. We are very glad you had a good time tasting the range, and it is great for team members like Joel to gain praise for their passion and commitment....More

Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

We visited on a hot (40C) day and the wine tasting area was cool and roomy. The staff was very helpful and we could taste the sparkling wines as well this time. Then we went next door and tasted some cheese. The person doing that...More

Thank yss97
McGuigan W, Manager at McGuigan Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2018

We appreciate your feedback regarding McGuigan Wines. We are very glad you had a good time tasting the range and we thank you for letting us know your thoughts. Our focus is to provide a quality range of Cellar Door only wines and it is...More

Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

Went here with a friend tried a few different wines. Staff very pleasant Again nice to hear explanations about the grapes etc. Think I will be going a little bit more educated.More

Thank sandra c
McGuigan W, Manager at McGuigan Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2018

Thank you Sandra for your response and for visiting McGuigan Wines. We are very glad you had a good time tasting the range and getting some education along the way - we appreciate the feedback. Our focus is to provide a quality range of Cellar...More

Reviewed 26 January 2018

The winery is about a 40 minute drive from the port in Newcastle, NSW AU. We visited the port as a stop on a cruise and selected through the ship, Hunter Valley Wine Tour. The first stop was McGuigan’s and it was the highlight of...More

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McGuigan W, Manager at McGuigan Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 31 January 2018

Hi and thank you for taking the time to post your review. We love it when we meet people from overseas and can spoil them with our award-winning wines. Some Travellers already know our name because we export so widely now! The list you tasted...More

Reviewed 22 January 2018

I am a wine club member at McGuigans and it is the only club I have remained a member of long term. We will generally book a private wine tasting when we have visitors come and stay with us. This Christmas we had a lot...More

Thank PrincessVino
McGuigan W, Manager at McGuigan Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 31 January 2018

Thank you Princess for your response, and we greatly appreciate the feedback. We are very glad you had a good time tasting the exclusive range - we deliberately like to spoil our Members and their guests. Our focus is to provide a quality range of...More

Reviewed 17 December 2017

Great place to taste a great range of wines from the McGuigan cellar door. Nice and cool inside with very friendly staff and knowing the products. A lot of overseas visitors also visit to sample the good stuffMore

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McGuigan W, Manager at McGuigan Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 20 December 2017

Hi and thank you Stumpie for taking the time to post your review. We are glad to hear you enjoyed your visit to our Cellar Door, and we love it when we meet people from overseas and can spoil them with our award-winning wines. Some...More

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opinionscount987
28 August 2018|
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Response from McGuigan W | Property representative |
Yes Mary, we will be open Sunday December 30th till at least 5pm. I'm glad to hear that a visit to Australia would not be complete without a visit to McGuigan Wines in the Hunter Valley. We look forward to seeing you then... More
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Angela Blanca G
13 March 2018|
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Response from McGuigan W | Property representative |
Sorry Angela, we may have got your message a bit late but you are welcome anytime at McGuigan Cellar Door. We are open from 9:30am to 5pm every day and if you are in a small group, the tasting is free.
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Hello there, all our tours were included with Discover Australia, the company we went through to visit Sydney. Have fun x
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