Epicurean Journey of New South Wales

New South Wales produces some of Australia’s finest wines and food. On this epicurean journey we will take you to the region’s best vineyards, introduce you to the wine makers and pair it with incredible local produce. We will also recommend the best restaurants to visit, both in Sydney and nearby Hunter Valley.

Be guided around some of Sydney’s highlights and then venture out into the stunning Hunter Valley. 

Hunter Valley - wine tasting

A trip to the fantastic wineries of Hunter Valley is a must for any wine lover. Your wine tasting begins at Tyrell’s Vineyard’s. Tyrell’s is over 150 years old and has grown to be one of Australia’s largest and most prestigious winemakers. This is the perfect place to delve into the world of wine, and we do exactly this with an insightful and fun tasting and tour.

Hot air balloon flight & wine tasting

Rise early this morning for a sunrise hot air balloon flight over the picturesque wine regions of Pokolbin, Lovedale, Rothbury or Broke, followed by a delicious gourmet breakfast and champagne celebration at the famous Peterson House winery and Restaurant.

Continue to one of the Hunters most exclusive wineries, Pepper Tree, and then to De Iuliis Winery. Framed by the magnificent Brokenback mountain range, De Iuliis Winery is set on a spectacular property. The wine tasting room is equally striking, with stunning artworks adorning the walls and panoramic windows revealing the beautiful landscaped gardens.

Hunter Valley - Cookery class

Join Executive Chef Phillip Collis and his team and experience the entertaining Hunter Valley Cooking School. This is a hands on class and all dishes are cooked from scratch using local organic produce. Recipes are provided and the dishes cooked are eaten for lunch.

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