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Pepper Tree Wines

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Lovely wines in a lovely location

We visited the Hunter Valley recently and Pepper Tree Winery was our top pick. The wines were... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
Patricia M
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Sydney, Australia
Stop two!

Beautiful grounds, several options for restaurants here. Staff very friendly and knowledgeable and... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2018
Trudie R
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Albion Park Rail, Australia
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Handcrafting wines since 1991, Pepper Tree produces wines of purity, elegance and distinction. Nestled in the heart of Pokolbin, Pepper Tree has been designed as one of the show places of the Hunter Valley, offering a unique and relaxed wine...more
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86 Halls Rd, Pokolbin, Cessnock, New South Wales 2320, Australia
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

We visited the Hunter Valley recently and Pepper Tree Winery was our top pick. The wines were really beautiful and the location was delightful. Lovely, friendly people who were happy to let us play Kubb on their big flat side lawn.

Thank Patricia M
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

Beautiful grounds, several options for restaurants here. Staff very friendly and knowledgeable and doesn’t mind sharing some different wines not on the list. Some nice wines!

Thank Trudie R
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

We had a great day at the cellar door. We love all the wines, especially the Chardonnay and Shiraz. Our visit was made particularly special because of Trystan. He was so much fun and so knowledgable of all the wines. Thank you Trystan! We had...More

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Pepper Tree W, Media Coordinator at Pepper Tree Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2018

Thanks for your lovely review foodandtravelfaves, I am so thrilled that you had a fabulous time at Pepper Tree. Thanks for the kind words about Trystan, he is a gem! Your comments have been passed onto him. We look forward to welcoming you back! Cheers,...More

Reviewed 9 September 2018

After a dozen wineries, this was the top in Hunter Valley. In the end, every winery has amazing wines and it's a matter of choice, and the fun is trying out a bunch of them. But here the semillon was particularly good, as was the...More

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Pepper Tree W, Media Coordinator at Pepper Tree Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2018

Thanks for the review MarkLeVine2013, I am so glad you enjoyed your experience and joined our wine club, welcome to our family! Always great to hear that our customers have a fabulous time, we look forward to welcoming you back! Cheers, Dylan Media Coordinator dylant@peppertreewines.com.au

Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Had a fantastic wine tasting experience with paul. Extremely generous, well informed and just a wonderful relaxing time. Will be back regularly. Spent time in the renovated "vault", a fantastic experience with Paul at the helm. Recommended way to spend the afternoon!More

1  Thank caderocca9
Pepper Tree W, Media Coordinator at Pepper Tree Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Thanks for the review caderocca9! Thrilled to hear that you got to experience our new tasting experience in The Vault. Thanks for the lovely words about Paul, he is a gem! Looking forward to welcoming you back on your next visit! Cheers, Dylan Media Coordinator...More

Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

Pepper Tree is a Hunter Valley winery producing some very pleasant wines. It has a spacious tasting room and the staff proved to be knowledgeable and attentive. The wine tasting was an enjoyable experience. An added attraction is a small coffee shop that roasts its...More

Thank Peter M
Reviewed 24 April 2018

Always exciting wines here at Pepper Tree. We stopped in for the second time in 6 years and tasted some really nice wines. Our hostess was very knowledgeable and we bought several bottles to take home.

1  Thank Chris S
Pepper Tree W, Media Coordinator at Pepper Tree Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2018

Thank you for the review Chris S! Love to hear that you enjoy the Pepper Tree experience on your visits to the Hunter Valley! We look forward to welcoming you back. Cheers! Dylan Thompson Media Coordinator dylant@peppertreewines.com.au

Reviewed 3 April 2018

We popped in here on our way through the Hunter Valley & were pleased to have found it, tucked down a side road. The approach is semi rural & the cellar door welcoming. We were slightly alarmed to see a minibus of lively young people...More

Thank Sarah C
Pepper Tree W, Media Coordinator at Pepper Tree Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2018

Thank you for the review Sarah C. Always great to hear you enjoyed all aspects of what Pepper Tree Wines has to offer. We look forward to welcoming you back! Cheers, Dylan Dylan Thompson Media Coordinator dylant@peppertreewines.com.au

Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

It was a rainy day, but that didn’t stop us from checking out a few wineries in the area. This one is fabulous! The grounds look beautiful and I think there are two restaurants here. I like sweet wines and had never tried a port...More

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Pepper Tree W, Media Coordinator at Pepper Tree Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2018

Thanks for the review Bobbi81. I am glad to hear that you enjoyed the cellar door and our grounds as well as the Vin de Vie! We look forward to welcoming you back. Cheers, Dylan Dylan Thompson Media Coordinator dylant@peppertreewines.com.au

Reviewed 28 February 2018

This is my favourite winery, the location, the setting and the wine i have always visited and even stayed there, however last visit i think the guy was having a bad day, it was like he was reading from a script, we are approachable and...More

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Pepper Tree W, Media Coordinator at Pepper Tree Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2018

Thanks for the review trickygav! Firstly, thank you for being repeat customers to Pepper Tree and I am glad we are your favourite winery and you had a good trip to the Hunter Valley. I am sorry that you didn't quite feel welcome on this...More

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