555 Oakey Creek Road, Pokolbin
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Drayton's Family Wines have over 150 years of pioneering endeavour and winemaking expertise embracing modern winemaking techniques and equipment to product wines of outstanding quality and standing. These wines are true to the region of Pokolbin, and true to the variety showcased.
The Cellar Door at Drayton's Family Wines offers a vast range of premium Hunter Valley wines, and an excellent wine tasting experience with friendly and knowledgeable staff. One of the few companies that are still family owned and operated, the Drayton family is very proud of its history over six generations and the part it has played in the development of the region that is now known as “Hunter Valley Wine Country”.
Drayton's Family Wines offer select styles for all palates: from the drink now styles in the Oakey Creek range, to New Generation wines of noble varieties and the unique and distinctive varieties comprising the Hunter Valley range. For the discerning palate, a classic representation of Hunter Valley terroir is found in the Draytons Vineyard Reserves and ultra premium iconic Limited Releases.
Above all else, Draytons are famous for our fortified wines, having the most extensive range in the Hunter Valley, our ports and liqueur wines are highly prized. Our Heritage Vines range as well as iconic wines of Joseph Shiraz, William Shiraz and Susanne Semillon are renowned.
Come visit our Cellar Door, taste our award winning wines and experience over 150 years of winemaking excellence.
From groups of 10-50 bookings are required. Buses attract $2 tasting charge which includes cheese and biscuits with the tasting.
Log Press Cafe
There is an extensive range of food treats & gift ideas and you will be surprised by the new furnishings and relaxed layout. The Log Press Café, a must stop when in the Hunter Valley, fresh local produce for taste and sale.
Winemaker: Edgar Vales
OPENING HOURS: Monday to Friday 8.00am to 5.00pm, Saturday, Sundays and Public Holidays 10.00am - 5.00pm (Drayton's Family Wines) OPENING HOURS: Monday to Friday 9.00am to 4.00pm, Weekends 8.00am to 4.00pm. (Log Press Cafe)