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Usher Tinkler Wines

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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A must visit in the Valley!

Unexpected awesome place in the Hunter. Great wines, good prices and many limited edition of... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2018
Camilo M
Janelle is AMAZING

We had the BEST time with Janelle. She was incredibly knowledgeable about the wine. The wine was... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2018
Toronto, Canada
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“old church”(4 reviews)
“cured meats”(4 reviews)
“salumi board”(2 reviews)
Operating as a Cellar Door we’ve created an energetic and sociable environment to enjoy our wines. Whilst our wines are avant-garde we still only use grapes from our own family estate in Pokolbin and believe in a 100% Hunter Valley production. Our...more
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97 McDonalds Rd, Pokolbin, Cessnock, New South Wales 2320, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were a group of 6 and it was the 1sts cellar door we attended in our 3 day weekend. the place is lovely and we enjoyed the salumi platter and the wines. Our host was polite but not too friendly and was particularly difficult...More

4  Thank Tara K
Reviewed 9 October 2018

Unexpected awesome place in the Hunter. Great wines, good prices and many limited edition of fantastic creations. The decoration of the old chapel it is just extraordinary. The cheese and meats offering go really well with their wines. The decoration its just perfect!

Thank Camilo M
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

We had the BEST time with Janelle. She was incredibly knowledgeable about the wine. The wine was excellent and the charcuterie looked delicious

Thank foodandtravelfaves
Reviewed 10 September 2018

We visited this winery during a girls weekend away. It was a last minute decision to pop in and try some wines and staff were very accommodating and helpful. Venue was a little noisy when we were there due to the large number of people...More

Thank sk2428
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Awesome boutique winery and fantastic cured meat board . Must visit!! Beautiful wines and fantastic staff

1  Thank Sally O
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Very pleasant service. Beautiful setting in an old church. My husband was apprehensive about the price of the salumi board. But once it came out we were impressed and thoroughly enjoyed it. It was more than enough for lunch for 2 people. The wines were...More

Thank Tiffyb82
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

I had read reviews and also been referred here to try something unique to the hunter. Can I say it just blew us away. I love the set up of the church converted and you get the chance to sit down and enjoy a small...More

Thank Kym P
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Words cannot describe it! Great place & service! The room was nice & cosy. The platter was amazing with lots of foods.

Thank MarkRan2506
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

Plenty of free seats. But no where to sit? We strategically set out wine adventure out on ensuring we made it to Usher Tinklers by 2:30 to order the premium cheese and Salumi platter. Much to our disgrace, we cancelled a winery or two, left...More

Thank Ashlee C
Ebony T, Owner at Usher Tinkler Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2018

Thank you for your feedback Ashlee, it is certainly never our intention for our guests to feel unwanted. Apologies that you weren't able to have cheese, but we don't serve salumi or cheese plates at the bar, which as you mentioned had free seats, as...More

Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

I have been to Usher’s on a number of occasions and taken quite a few people there as well as recommending it. On this occasion we were 2 fathers with 2 teenage boys. The salumi plate did not let us down, it was fabulous as...More

2  Thank Bill R
Ebony T, Owner at Usher Tinkler Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2018

Thank you for your feedback Bill. Our cheeses are served with crackers, salami is served with bread. If you ordered a cheese this would've come with crackers as per the usual serving size. Any additional bread or crackers are $3 per serve and we don't...More

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