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Hugh Hamilton Wines

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Address: 94 McMurtrie Road, McLaren Vale, South Australia 5171, Australia
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Hugh Hamilton Wines is a 'must see' winery in McLaren Vale. Set on a ridge...

Hugh Hamilton Wines is a 'must see' winery in McLaren Vale. Set on a ridge line it provides nearly 360 degree 'stunning' views of the McLaren Vale wine region. The wines are all estate grown and include the main stream varietals such as Chardonnay, Shiraz, Cabernet Sauvignon, and Merlot plus the unusual varieties including White Frontignan, Viognier, Pinot Grigio, Sangiovese, Petit Verdot, Tempranillo and Saperavi. All wines have fun names and include The Trickster, The Scallywag, The Loose Cannon, The Rascal, The Villain, The Ratbag, The Mongrel, The Scoundrel, The Nutter, The Floozie, The Strumpet, The Oddball, and The Madam. Visitors from overseas are all welcome.

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Stunning architecture, fantastic views, good wine

Hugh Hamilton is a relatively small cellar door but lacks nothing in comparison to bigger wineries. The tastings comprise a diverse range and the quality of this range shouldn't... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Hugh Hamilton is a relatively small cellar door but lacks nothing in comparison to bigger wineries. The tastings comprise a diverse range and the quality of this range shouldn't be understated. The surroundings are stunning. From the architecturally impressive cellar door, to the entrance and scatterings of black sheep to the green landscape and vines which surround most of the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Great award winning wines with stunning cellar door views across McLaren Vale foot hills. Cheese platters with local regional produce are great.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very good wines, excellent service in a sunny cellar door with a great view of the vineyards!! I would totally recommend it :)

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

We visited this quirky vineyard as part of a tour to the McLaren Vale area, we loved its quirkiness and the fabulous rotunda. We were looked after by Carolyn - a generous host who certainly 'knew her stuff'. We really enjoyed the wine tasting and the oil and Dukkar. Would loved to have met Hugh - another time. Great wines.

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Uxbridge, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Set atop an old wine tank, this cellar door has stunning views of the surrounding vineyards, set only a couple of minutes' walk off the Shiraz Trail. A standard tasting allows you to sample four different wines (we could have easily tasted a few more), with knowledgeable and friendly staff.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

The views from Hugh Hamilton are simply stunning and some of the best in McLaren Vale. However, the service could definitely be improved on. We visited during a busy period but after standing around for 10-15 minutes, not one staff had acknowledged us, so we left without doing any tasting. A couple standing next to us also did the same... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

After being black sheep members for a couple of years now and having bought wines regularly for a couple before that, we always make a beeline for Hugh Hamilton wines when in the Mclaren vale. This time I brought along my parents visiting from the UK and expected the usual tasting of the wines we had just received as part... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

This was by the far the best winery we visited on our day trip to the McLaren Vale area. The staff were friendly and special thanks to the lady who sat with us and explained the different Black Blood wines to us along with the different types of soil that affect their produce. The tasting room has wonderful views, amazing... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

I drive by this place so often, but today I finally drop in. Why it took so long, I don't know. It was such a lovely experience, Sabine our host was totally in control, excellent knowledge of the wines, great sales person too, I signed up for the BSC. Great wine, great venue and great people behind another great brand,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

First time and certainly won't be the last. Wow Such great wine and a rotunda view To top it off fabulous service- The winery has such a proud heritage too that the staff seem to not only respect but are keen to show - and rightly so If only at McLaren Vale for a short visit and limited in wineries... More 

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