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Your host is Richard Everett, the only Oenologist (or winemaker) conducting a small group or private wine tour of the Hunter Valley Wine Country. His guests get a unique behind the scenes insight into how the best wines of the Hunter Valley are...more
42 Thorn Street, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
+61 2 9484 0477
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had the pleasure of having a full day tour with Richard to the Hunter Valley. Richard is the most knowledgeable and entertaining guide to the wine country you could find. He has a wealth of experience in the Australian and international wine industry and,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Claus-Michael D
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

It was my husband and I’s first time in Australia and our day trip with Richard was a great opportunity to get out of the city. We were picked up promptly and escorted safely to Hunter Valley along with three others. We had great conversations...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Sxtwo
Reviewed 12 December 2018

We are from Jamaica in the Caribbean. My colleague, students and I, had an absolutely AWESOME time on this wine tour. It was very detailed, from pickup at our hotel to the journey to "Wine Country" to the tastings to the meal afterwards... It was...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Joleen M
Reviewed 11 December 2018

Well, I can certainly say that my wife and I were quite impressed with this experience. Richard brings insight on all levels of the industry from production, to sales, to consumption and proper tasting/appreciation. If you want something more than a simple "drive me to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank mandarb
Reviewed 9 December 2018

As someone who has been on a few wine tours, I expected your standard surface explanation, quick tour of the grounds, and sip of one or two wines in a few spots. This was NOT that. Richard is personable and immediately makes you feel like...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank TheaHaigh
Reviewed 9 December 2018

We went to Australia for our honeymoon recently and decided to do some wine tasting. So, based on the reviews, we went with Wine Country Tours. Richard (who was incredibly warm, friendly and professional) promptly picked us up at our hotel in Sydney on the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jdamsker
Reviewed 3 December 2018

We struck lucky by taking a personalized, conducted wine tour of the Hunter Valley with Richard Everett. He is extremely knowledgeable on viticulture, the wine making process and its wineries. Furthermore, he guided us through some very well structured wine tastings - the likes of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Patrick G
Reviewed 2 December 2018

Richard took myself and five American relatives for a day in the Hunter Valley. We spent time at two wineries, Tyrrells and Hungerford Hill. In both places we sampled about a dozen excellent wines of different varieties and ages in a private room. Richard not...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Brian R
Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

My husband and I like good wine and know quite a lot. We have done a lot of wine tours, in multiple countries, and Richard’s was by far the best! We learned so much from his experience and expertise. The way he taught us to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank catronburke
Reviewed 25 November 2018

If you are going to do a wine tour of The Hunter Valley and you enjoy wine then Richard is the person to take you on it. Very knowledgeable, friendly and well organised he was the perfect host for the tour. Our group consisted of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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22 September 2018|
Response from PhilS130 | Reviewed this property |
On this tour we visited two in depth with detailed tasting instruction & another for lunch.