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Drayton Family Wines

555 Oakey Creek Road, Pokolbin, New South Wales 2321, Australia
+61 2 4998 7513
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Excellent Winery in the Hunter Valley

Enjoyed a wonderful afternoon winetasting at Draytons - one of our most favourite wineries in the... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2017
tntpaq
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Sydney Australia
A whole lot of History

It has been over 20 years since I was last here and was keen to return to one of the pioneers of... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2017
GCPurple
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Nerang, Australia
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  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
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LOCATION
555 Oakey Creek Road, Pokolbin, New South Wales 2321, Australia
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+61 2 4998 7513

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Reviewed 12 November 2017

Enjoyed a wonderful afternoon winetasting at Draytons - one of our most favourite wineries in the Hunter Valley. We were attended to by a lovely gentleman - Daniel who was not only very helpful in explaining the wines but most entertaining (ask him about the...More

Thank tntpaq
Draytons F, Manager at Drayton Family Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2017

Thank you for your wonderful comments, I will pass them on to Daniel, his team & the Drayton family

Reviewed 29 August 2017

It has been over 20 years since I was last here and was keen to return to one of the pioneers of wine making in the Hunter. We had great service and were able to buy a reasonable bottle of shiraz for cellaring for years...More

Thank GCPurple
Draytons F, Manager at Drayton Family Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2017

Thank you for your comments, very pleased to hear that you have returned. Staff and the Drayton family have been hard at work trying to re-establish this great name with niche products, (Blue, Pink, Tawny Bubbles, ...) as well as the main stays of the...More

Reviewed 20 July 2017

We have been coming to the Hunter Valley regularly for the past four years. Drayton Family Winery is always on our list to visit and stock up on some tipples. Daniel is always friendly and has a joke to tell which makes the experience all...More

Thank kochie4421
Draytons F, Manager at Drayton Family Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2017

Thank you for your comments, I agree, Daniel is a great asset and ambassador for our brand, a wonderful entertainer with great wine knowledge. Most of our visitors go away smiling after a wonderful experience with him. I will pass on your comments to Daniel...More

Reviewed 15 July 2017

Draytons had been chosen for us for lunch on our Hunter Valley wine tour, and it was an excellent decision. We enjoyed the wine tasting and bought the 'New Generation' Chardonnay, the Verdelho and two bottles of the appealing 'Happy Birthday' sparkly. We had preordered...More

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Draytons F, Manager at Drayton Family Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2017

Thank you for your kind comments I will forward to the Drayton family and to all staff concerned Regards :)

Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Visiting all the way from Central Queensland and of all the wineries we visited today they where the best!! Daniel we will see you again!!!

Thank Laurika M
Draytons F, Manager at Drayton Family Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

Thank you Laurika I will pass on your comments to Daniel and the Drayton family Enjoy

Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

I had the most amazing time here today! I was so surprised to see the below comment as I had a total different experience! I usually don't write reviews but I felt like I wanted to The gentleman who was serving us I think his...More

Thank Zara L
Draytons F, Manager at Drayton Family Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2017

Zara - a pleasure to read your comments I will pass on your comments to Danny

Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

I was on a wine tour for work and had my Thai girlfriend with me. The guy who was doing the wine tasting singled her out making comments that were boarding on racist and so unprofessional that I didn't end up buying anything! He thought...More

Thank Ryan P
Draytons F, Manager at Drayton Family Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2017

Ryan I am very disappointed to read your comments At the next staff meeting your comments will be tabled and addressed I apologies for any upset caused Regards

Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Been to this winery. David was great in telling us about various wines. You will not be disappointed. Recommended.

Thank vijaymalik1979
Draytons F, Manager at Drayton Family Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2017

Thank you, our aim is to over deliver in all that do

Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Drayton has good variety of wines. Ended up buying a 21 yr old variety wine. Good mixture of dry and sweet wines.

Thank Vinod P
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Stopped at this place for lunch on a wine tour, but I do not understand why it was included. The wines were average at best, many tasted artificial and the staff were not the least bit engaging. Lunch was extremely over priced ($19.50 for a...More

Thank Elizabeth L
Draytons F, Manager at Drayton Family Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2017

Elizabeth Disappointed to read your review It will be tabled at our next staff meeting and remedies actioned Regards

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