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McGuigan Wines

| Corner of Broke & McDonalds Roads, Pokolbin, New South Wales 2320, Australia
+61 2 4998 7402
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Too commercial, hurried tour

We had just come from a family winery and the contrast between the two is great. Here I found the... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2016
Dotts0908
,
Nairobi
via mobile
Good wine but feels impersonal

The wines at McGuigan are great, no question, but when I compare the experience of wine tasting... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2016
tracey k
,
Semarang, Indonesia
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  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
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“cheese shop” (16 reviews)
“cellar door” (26 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:30 - 17:00
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| Corner of Broke & McDonalds Roads, Pokolbin, New South Wales 2320, Australia
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+61 2 4998 7402

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Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

We had just come from a family winery and the contrast between the two is great. Here I found the service terrible. They only care for purchases you will make. I waited to be served at the counter and the Japanese girl left me to...More

3  Thank Dotts0908
McGuigan W, Manager at McGuigan Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2016

Thanks for visiting McGuigan Wines, and sorry that this visit didn’t meet your expectations. Yes there are laws around the Responsible Service of Alcohol and under no circumstances can anyone other than an employee of McGuigan holding an RSA Competency Card pour wines at the...More

Reviewed 3 July 2016

The wines at McGuigan are great, no question, but when I compare the experience of wine tasting here with other wineries (and with my memories of it from decades ago...) it feels a bit impersonal. The massive shed building which is obviously excellent for huge...More

2  Thank tracey k
McGuigan W, Manager at McGuigan Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2016

Thank you for your feedback. During weekends and peak holiday times we have some very busy days when the cellar door staff “multi-task” to meet the crowds of enthusiastic wine-lovers. However the cellar door team is very passionate about giving our visitors a great wine...More

Reviewed 26 June 2016

I visited McGuigan wines as part of my tour and can say this was probably my favorite stop. McGuigans offer a great wine selection at an affordable price. The tasting sessions offered were also really great, comfortable and most inviting that I experienced whilst in...More

Thank Shawn B
McGuigan W, Manager at McGuigan Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2016

Thank you for your response and visiting McGuigan Wines. We are very glad you had a good time tasting the range and we appreciate the feedback. Our focus is to provide a quality range of Cellar Door only wines and we are very proud of...More

Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

At Catchabus Tours, we like to make regular visits to McGuigan Wines. The staff are always fantastic, and show our small groups plenty of friendly service. With a great selection of some very popular wines to try, and their ability to show our guests a...More

Thank Jim M
McGuigan W, Manager at McGuigan Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2016

Thank you for your response and visiting McGuigan Wines. We work closely with the local tour companies and will do our best to accommodate your guest at our Cellar Door. We are very glad you had a good time tasting the range and we appreciate...More

Reviewed 12 June 2016

As a person who has drunk a lot of McGuigans' Wines over theh years this was disappointing. The reds I tasted were not up to the quality that I have come to expect from McGuigans. The young lady behind the tasting counter was really only...More

2  Thank BigBrownBear47
McGuigan W, Manager at McGuigan Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2016

So sorry that you didn’t receive our wines well or get the level of service that we strive to give. The team at McGuigan Wines aim to provide a high level of attentive and helpful service for our customers, so it is very disappointing that...More

Reviewed 30 May 2016

We expected big things from McGuigan as my boyfriends parents love this wine. They order it in the UK. We wern't disappointed however this wasn't as lovely as some of the other Hunter Valley vineyards. The staff were friendly and knowledgeable and the wine was...More

Thank KatieLWinstanley
McGuigan W, Manager at McGuigan Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2016

We appreciate your feedback regarding McGuigan Wines. We are very glad you had a good time tasting the range of award winning wines and we appreciate you keeping in touch. Our focus is to provide a quality range of Cellar Door only wines and it...More

Reviewed 11 April 2016

We went to several wineries but by far this was the best. Friendly atmosphere, friendly people, great wines and service. They produces many wines and did not tast one that i didn't like. Bought several and continued the enjoyment.

1  Thank Neal M
Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

If you like your smooth red, not too bold, you will enjoy this winery. The variety of Reds are for all tastes. From the red label to the barrosa valley wines, their wines take you to a different level. Their late harvest is also one...More

1  Thank Sophie I
McGuigan W, Manager at McGuigan Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2016

Thanks for visiting McGuigan Wines, we are very glad you had a good time tasting the range and we appreciate the feedback. We are glad that you were able to taste a selection of different styles of our reds and found a preferred style that...More

Reviewed 4 April 2016

When arriving the cheese shop doesn't do any tastings, and at the cellar they seemed even less interested in giving us a taste of their wines. Our host a younger female offered hardly any advice as to how to go about our tasting, apart from...More

2  Thank Netty_Localist
Reviewed 1 April 2016

This winery had a great tasting room with plenty of room for the crowds that were there over the Easter break. The wines were very nice and a reasonable price. There was also a cheese tasting shop which had great cheeses.

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Pugliver
15 February 2016|
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Response from Geordie112 | Reviewed this property |
Hello there, all our tours were included with Discover Australia, the company we went through to visit Sydney. Have fun x
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MikeLYeovil
23 November 2015|
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Response from McGuigan W | Property representative |
Many thanks for your enquiry, we are opened daily from 9.30 to 5.00pm. We are only closed Christmas Day and Good Friday. New Years Day and Boxing Day 26th December both are 11.00 am opening time.
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MikeLYeovil
23 November 2015|
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Response from Naomi W | Reviewed this property |
Hi MikeL, the opening times for this cellar door is 9.30am to 5.00pm not like most other cellar doors that open at10.00am but you can find this out on there web or by ringing the cellar door direct like we did just to make... More
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