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Briar Ridge Vineyard

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Fabulous afternoon!

Briar Ridge is my friend’s favourite winery in the Hunter and she brought me here for a lovely... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ness-of-Sydney
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Newcastle, Australia
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My husband and I had the pleasure of a wine tasting while we were celebrating our anniversary... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Roam67145406879
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Briar Ridge Vineyard is a 5 star winery nestled in the Mount View region of the Hunter Valley, a well renowned viticultural area. Originally owned by Murray Robson, the vineyards were first planted in 1974, and known as the 'Squire Vineyard'. This...more
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593 Mount View Rd, Mount View, Cessnock, New South Wales 2325, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Briar Ridge is my friend’s favourite winery in the Hunter and she brought me here for a lovely afternoon of wine tasting ! The beautiful house is set in a quiet, hidden corner of the valley (I certainly had never come across it before and...More

Thank Ness-of-Sydney
Briar_Ridge_Team, Manager at Briar Ridge Vineyard, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Ness-of-Sydney. We loved having you visit and are pleased to read Jacob was able to give you an experience to remember. Ernest & Saffy enjoyed the pats and hope you'll come back soon - as do we! Cheers, The Briar Ridge Team.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I had the pleasure of a wine tasting while we were celebrating our anniversary. Steven was our host and we were so impressed with his knowledge and passion for both his job and his employer. You could tell he just loved his...More

Thank Roam67145406879
Briar_Ridge_Team, Manager at Briar Ridge Vineyard, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind words Roam67145406879. We agree! Steven certainly has a passion for what he does, we are very lucky to have him leading our Cellar Door team. Happy Anniversary! We hope to see you again soon. Cheers, The Briar Ridge Team.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I highly recommend this winery. Very good and personal service from manager Steve! Great wine and lovely setting. Off the beaten track but well worth the drive

Thank MicheleJ185
Briar_Ridge_Team, Owner at Briar Ridge Vineyard, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you MicheleJ185. Our Cellar Door Manager Steve enjoyed having you visit and showing you through some of our wines. Hopefully we will see you again soon! Cheers, The Briar Ridge Team.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Three of us spent a lazy Sunday lunch in this picturesque setting, wine tasting and chatting over a moorish cheese platter. They certainly lived up to their Award of ‘Best tasting Experience Hunter Valley 2018’. Wine and food were grand and customer service - the...More

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Briar_Ridge_Team, Owner at Briar Ridge Vineyard, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your kind words, Marianh01. We really appreciate you taking the time to share your experience with us—we are very fortunate to have Jacob as part of our team! We look forward to your next visit. Cheers, The Briar Ridge Team.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited as a group of 12 for a morning of wine tasting. I also paid for 3 cheese platters to be shared. And what a great morning! The young man who assisted us with the tasting was friendly & knowledgeable. He was kind enough...More

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Briar_Ridge_Team, Owner at Briar Ridge Vineyard, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your kind words, ahyde2530. We really appreciate you taking the time to share your experience with us — we are very proud of our friendly & knowledgeable Cellar Door team. We look forward to your next visit. Cheers, The Briar...More

Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Visited as 2 couples and received a very warm welcome by the chap with the floppy hair and ear ring. Great tasting with good knowledge imparted. Loved the fume and muscat. Lovely setting too, outdoor area would be wonderful on a nice day- it was...More

Thank jenniferhelen92
Briar_Ridge_Team, Owner at Briar Ridge Vineyard, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you jenniferhelen92. We really appreciate you taking the time to share your experience with us — we are very proud of our friendly & knowledgeable Cellar Door team. We look forward to your next visit. Cheers, The Briar Ridge Team.

Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

What a fabulous way to spend an afternoon! A bottle of Chardonnay and a charcuterie platter very quickly morphed into a bottle of cold pressed cab sav and a cheese platter as well. Before we knew it, four hours of engrossed conversation and laughter had...More

Thank Lamb C
Briar_Ridge_Team, Owner at Briar Ridge Vineyard, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your kind words, Lamb C. We really appreciate you taking the time to share your experience with us — we are very proud of our friendly & knowledgeable Cellar Door team. It's surprising how quickly time can fly when you're...More

Reviewed 26 September 2018

We spent a wonderful hour in the company of Jacob, the Cellar Doorman at Briar Ridge. Stand outs were the Mascat and a wonderful Rose...lovely setting and a nice selection of gourmet products. We thoroughly enjoyed our time here.

Thank SD2452
Briar_Ridge_Team, Owner at Briar Ridge Vineyard, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience, SD2452. We are very proud of our delicious range of wines and I am pleased you found the Muscat to be so memorable! We look forward to your next visit. Cheers, The Briar Ridge Team.

Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

Very good wine tasting, Very pleasant and very “available “ showing and explain the diferent wines. Thank you so much Jacob. Great winery and wines. CongratsMore

Thank Paula B
Briar_Ridge_Team, Owner at Briar Ridge Vineyard, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your kind words, Paula B. We really appreciate you taking the time to share your experience with us and your recognition of Jacobs dedication to providing a pleasant and informative wine tasting. We are very proud of our friendly &...More

Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

Jacob, our wine connoisseur, is a knowledgeable and down to earth lover of wine in this quaint vineyard that makes exceptional wine. You don’t feel like you’re being sold to, rather it feels like a casual chat with a good friend about all things wine...More

Thank paulinestupavski
Briar_Ridge_Team, Owner at Briar Ridge Vineyard, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the awesome review, paulinestupavski! The Cellar Door team work diligently to provide a memorable experience, and we’re happy to hear we hit the mark for you. We're looking forward to catching up again on your next visit! Cheers, The Briar Ridge Team.

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