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Iron Gate Estate

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Fantastic winery

Stopped in with a wine tour, best winery on our tour by far. Fantastic staff (dry, no bs humour... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jessica D
via mobile
Great venue

After many years of Hunter visits this was our first time at Iron Gate. It's lovely! Great tasting... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2018
Karen O
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Boutique Winery,cellar door with 25 acres of vineyard in a 40 acre estate. Produce 5 type of grape varieties with Spanish olive tree planted around the estate
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The corner of Ingles Lane and Oakey Creek Road, Pokolbin, Cessnock, New South Wales 2320, Australia
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+61 2 4998 6570
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped in with a wine tour, best winery on our tour by far. Fantastic staff (dry, no bs humour). Wines were full of flavour. Definitely make the effort to go here.

Thank Jessica D
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

After many years of Hunter visits this was our first time at Iron Gate. It's lovely! Great tasting area that's been styled with a Mediterranean feel and very friendly and knowledgeable staff. The tastings are done in a very professional but relaxed and attentive manner....More

Thank Karen O
Gav K, General Manager at Iron Gate Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2018

Thank you Karen, Great to see you enjoyed our estate, drop in anytime

Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

We visited Iron Gate as part of our full day wine tour. Jade who was the assistant wine maker was our host for the tasting. She was very knowledge and entertaining. The experience was unique as there were foods paired with the tasting which was...More

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Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

My friends and I visited the Winery as part of Dans Wine’d Roads wine tour (which is also one of the best wine tours you can do) and we all agreed that this Winery was exceptional! Our host Jade was charismatic, funny and very knowledgable!!...More

Thank noelle k
Gav K, General Manager at Iron Gate Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2018

Hi Noelle I will pass on Jade the praises, she would love that. We love Dan also , he always brings wonderful guests to our estate, always an pleasure.

Reviewed 25 April 2018

Beautiful Mediterranean building where we had an amazing wine tasting with founder Roger who made us feel very welcome and explained a lot about his wines. Roger can be proud of his wines, he has very good ones! I will definitely come back.

Thank Ingrid K
Reviewed 18 March 2018

My partner and i have always loved IronGate, the wines are beautiful. We love the Georgia and especially the story behind it. Certainly a winery with a lot of heart. We were very saddened to find that our favourite host Jeanette wasn't there, although we...More

Thank ColetteB1032
Reviewed 12 March 2018

I was on a small wine tour and Iron Gate was our second stop. The atmosphere here is very pleasant and welcoming. We were ushered into a room off the main entrance for a private tasting experience. The young man who did our wine tasting...More

Thank Donna B
Reviewed 27 February 2018

Nice building and location. Wines like you have never had before....and not in a good way. And if you do happen to buy some make sure you uncheck the box to receive further wines automatically billed to your credit card. Really sneaky way to sell...More

Thank AndrewDann
roger l, Winemaker at Iron Gate Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 2 March 2018

Dear AndrewDann, Thank you for your review. We are sorry that you say that you didn't enjoy our wines, but we are a little confused as to why. Our records show that you visited us on 17th July 2017. Your wife joined the Wine Club...More

Reviewed 8 January 2018

Just love the location and the wines. The tasting experience here is, normally, wonderful. The wines Roger makes are wonderful and different to the run of the mill wines you can get almost anywhere.

Thank LorraineM1307
roger l, Winemaker at Iron Gate Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 2 March 2018

Thank you, Lorraine! We very much appreciate your review and are pleased to hear you enjoyed the individuality of our wines. Best regards, The Cellar Door Team.

Reviewed 19 December 2017

After visiting various wineries in the Hunter Valley region with a group of family and friends, we all agreed that the personal service we received at Iron Gate made this stop the highlight of our day. Our host, the original owner and winemaker, Roger, was...More

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roger l, Winemaker at Iron Gate Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 2 March 2018

Thank you, goldenticket21! We are pleased to hear you enjoyed your experience here with Roger. We strive to provide our costomers with top class service and unusual wines! We hope to hear from you again i n the future. Cheers, The Cellar Door Sales Team.

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Response from Roger L | Property representative |
Maybe you are having trouble finding our website. If you Google Iron Gate Estate it will give you the link. Best Regards Roger
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