The Cellar Door
Our stunning new cellar door, designed by innovative architects, Villa & Villa, is the largest complex in the Hunter Valley wine region, covering 1,400 square metres. Featuring unique circular tasting 'pods', an expansive outdoor terrace with views over the Hunter Valley, private tasting and dining rooms, a wine museum overlooking our working barrel hall - Brokenwood's new cellar door is a must-see and your new 'Home in the Hunter'. In a nod to Brokenwood legends past, a lookout and education space has been dedicated to long standing Vineyard Manager, the late Keith Barry (KB).
The range of flexible spaces allows us to offer a variety of unique, premium wine experiences with the opportunity for our members and visitors to host private events of any size. For more information about private functions at Brokenwood Wines please click here.
The two dining venues led by Andrew and Janet Wright, include casual eatery, Cru Bar + Pantry and modern dining room, The Wood Restaurant. Premium and iconic Brokenwood wines are available at both venues, including a Wineemotion dispenser at the Cru Bar + Pantry that serves rare wines not ordinarily available for tasting at the Cellar Door. For more information on our dining venues please click here.
Choose one of two guided wine tastings around our unique circular pods or upgrade to one of our private tasting rooms.
$10 per person
Our varietal range utilises “all the right regions for all the right reasons” to provide a wide range of award-winning wines. Enjoy a selection of white, red, and dessert wines over a 45 minute guided tasting. Our fee of $10pp is redeemable on purchase for groups of 7 or less.
SINGLE VINEYARD TASTING
$25 per person
Our Single Vineyard wines are from premium single sites so you can experience and compare the true characteristics of our best vineyards. Try a selection of white and red wines over a 45 minute guided tasting. Our fee of $25pp is redeemable on purchase of six bottles from our single vineyard range for groups of 7 or less.
THE BROKENWOOD JOURNEY
$100 per person / Bookings Essential
There is no better way to experience the true Brokenwood than with an exclusive behind the scenes tour and taste. After arriving at Brokenwood’s cellar door concierge, your journey will begin with an intimate tasting in our private tasting room. Your personal host will guide you through six premium Brokenwood wines (three white and three red) as you enjoy six specially prepared canapés. You will have the chance to meet the chef of The Wood Restaurant as he takes you through each unique food match.
Continue your experience with a behind the scenes tour of the winery where you will learn all aspects of winemaking and delve deep into the history of Brokenwood Wines.Your tour ends in the barrel hall with the opportunity to taste pre-release Brokenwood wine straight from the barrel.
VIP SOIL-TO-CELLAR EXPERIENCE
$1099 per person / Bookings Essential
A rare opportunity to gain exclusive access to one of Australia’s most iconic vineyards and taste Brokenwood’s flagship Graveyard Vineyard Shiraz, whilst enjoying a unique and personalized soil-to-cellar experience.
Brokenwood’s Graveyard Vineyard Shiraz is consistently recognized as the best single site shiraz in New South Wales and sits in the top echelon of Australian wine.
On arrival, you will be greeted by your personal host who will take you to Brokenwood’s private Graveyard Shiraz Tasting Room. Enjoy 3 uniquely garnished oysters from The Wood Restaurant, perfectly matched with 3 styles of premium Brokenwood Semillon.
Your host will then guide you behind the scenes on a detailed tour of the winery where you will learn the secrets of wine production before taking a closer look at the ‘Jewel in the Crown’ of the Hunter Valley - the exceptional Graveyard Shiraz vines.
Enjoy an intimate fine dining experience seated in Brokenwood’s private dining room with a locally sourced 4 course degustation lunch and expertly matched award-winning Brokenwood wines. Complete your experience with a gourmet grazing charcuterie platter amongst the wine barrels in the barrel hall and be one of the first to taste Brokenwood’s pre-release Graveyard Vineyard Shiraz.
Take home your own bottle of current release Graveyard Vineyard Shiraz.
Cellar Door Tasting Experiences & Sales. We are a cashless venue.
Open Monday - Saturday 9:30am - 5pm, Sundays & Public Holidays 10am - 5pm. Last tastings 4:30pm. Twilight at the Cru Bar, Friday & Saturday nights till 6pm.
Music on The Terrace from 1pm on Saturdays