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Chef-Led Hunter Valley Gourmet Food and Wine Day Trip from Sydney

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Overview
This full-day Hunter Valley food and wine tour, led by a professional chef, is perfect for Sydney visitors wanting to get a true taste of the region’s world-renowned food scene. Discover what’s new in culinary culture while leaving the logistics to the professionals. See the Sydney Fish Market, try local specialties like kangaroo, roll your own sushi, and taste a variety of wines in the Hunter Valley.
Highlights
  • See the Sydney Fish Markets and visit three Hunter Valley boutique wineries
  • Try Aussie delicacies like barramundi, kangaroo, and locally made treats
  • Includes breakfast, lunch, wine tastings, and other chef-prepared foods
  • Hassle-free round-trip transportation from select Sydney hotels
What to Expect
Start with pickup at your Sydney hotel, and then fuel up for the day with coffee on your way to see the early-morning seafood trading at the famous Sydney Fish Market.  After a freshly cooked breakfast overlooking the Hawkesbury River, continue on your journey to the Hunter Valley, where you stop in Wollombi for the first wine tasting of the day. Learn to roll your own sushi and pair it with local wines.  Continue the scenic journey and arrive at another boutique winery, where you sample local varietals accompanied by dishes personally prepared by your chef-guide.  Visit a specialty store for olive oils and other locally made treats to bring home (time permitting). Finally, stop at a third winery to sip shiraz, sample Aussie specialties such as barramundi and kangaroo, and enjoy desserts accompanied by a selection of dessert wines. Your tour ends back at your Sydney hotel.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
Departure Time
Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods.

6/1/2019 - 5/31/2020Monday:06:30 AM - 06:30 PM
Wednesday:06:30 AM - 06:30 PM
Saturday:06:30 AM - 06:30 PM
Duration
11h
Return Details
Drop off at Selected Sydney City Hotels and central locations
Inclusions
  • Beverages
  • Bottled water
  • Breakfast
  • Food tasting
  • Lunch
  • Snacks
  • Wine tasting
  • Driver/guide
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Selected hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Entry/Admission - Hunter Valley
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Maximum number per booking is 16 people
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Minimum drinking age is 18 years
  • Dress code is smart casual
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking as most food is prepared prior
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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We had a brilliant day in the Hunter Valley. Jimmy is a fantastic chef and everything he prepared was amazing. Making our own sushi was a fun experience. We were brought to three lovely wine tasting locations and sampled some great wine, paired with delicious food cooked by
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What everyone says is true. So much fun. Amazing food (everything from breakfast, lunch, sushi we made ourselves) and wines. Jimmy is terrific. A great adventure.
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This was by far my best wine gourmet experience, great food, great wines, great outdoors. A really gem. Gonna be doing again in my next trip to Sydney.
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Jimmy is a great guide and an excellent chef. Between visiting the fish market, making sushi, and sampling wines at 3 wineries (with food pairings) you are in for an exciting day!
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You have to take this trip. It is well worth it. Jimmy is a great chef and funny. We had a lot of delicious food and great wines.
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  • Duration: 11h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Instant confirmation
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English
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