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Gartelmann Wines

701 Lovedale Road, Lovedale, Cessnock, New South Wales 2321, Australia
+61 2 4930 7113
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Great food and the stunning Verdelho

We were up for a family wedding at the Convent and just popped in for lunch. One of us had the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
rod468
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Sydney, Australia
Went to try the new season wines

Went to try the 2017 wines. Were not disappointed the semillon and pinot gris absolutely brilliant... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
cchb55
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East Maitland, Australia
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Gartelmann Wines is a boutique winery set in the heart of the beautiful Lovedale area in Australia’s Hunter Valley. Founded in 1996 by Jorg and Jan Gartelmann, we specialize in hand crafted wines sourced from the best sites in regional New South Wales. Come and enjoy some of our medal-winning wines; Our 2013 Benjamin Semillon recently won a Gold Medal at the 2013 Cowra Wine Show.
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  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“cellar door” (9 reviews)
“pinot gris” (2 reviews)
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701 Lovedale Road, Lovedale, Cessnock, New South Wales 2321, Australia
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+61 2 4930 7113
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were up for a family wedding at the Convent and just popped in for lunch. One of us had the Pinot Gris and I had the Verdelho, which blew me away. The fish was cooked perfectly and I made a point of telling the...More

Thank rod468
Jan G, Owner at Gartelmann Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are so glad you liked our Verdelho. It is quite stunning and so far has managed to pick up a trophy at the Royal Queensland Wine Show. We think it is rather nice ourselves and it is a great match with fish but also...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Went to try the 2017 wines. Were not disappointed the semillon and pinot gris absolutely brilliant. Of course the liquer muscat is a standout.More

Thank cchb55
Jan G, Owner at Gartelmann Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Glad you loved the Semillon. Jorg is proud of it and it is a Gold Medal winning wine. We had the Pinot Gris with Thai food last night and it was fantastic. Hope to see you again soon when more of our new release wines...More

Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Hannah was excellent in introducing the range of Gartelmann wines and making recommendations. Lovely cellar door venue with log fire to keep us warm. See separate uncomplimentary review of The Deck restaurant - stick with the wine.

Thank Angus S
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Had a wonderful lunch at the cafe with matching wine. Both cafe and winery were really quaint and lovely. Great membership deals as well.

Thank Bonnie M
Reviewed 2 July 2017

The two guys serving were great characters as was the wine. The room and the gardens and pond outside were idylic.

Thank David B
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Great introduction to Hunter Valley Hospitality and quality ammenities. We had lunch at the attached restaurant and it was wonderful! The tasting at the cellar door was great and the wine was beautiful. Gardens were lovely. Great place.More

Thank m0sier
Jan G, Owner at Gartelmann Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2017

It is lovely to hear your comments about our hospitality, wine and food and the garden. Please come back again in the spring when the garden is looking even better as it did get a bit trampled on during the Lovedale Long Lunch. We hope...More

Reviewed 13 June 2017

We dropped in for a coffee at the Deck Cafe and decided to do a tasting on the way out. This turned out to be quite fortuitous because our tasting host was the owner, who entertained and educated us whilst tasting the range if wines...More

Thank Bobby182
Jan G, Owner at Gartelmann Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2017

I am so glad you stopped by and enjoyed our wines and the tasting. We love to hear that. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

We stayed at Gartellman studio, went to the cellar door and had breakfast at the deck this weekend. Our experience was absolutely fantastic, the owners were so welcoming and offered "old school" hospitality which we find is so rare these days. We were fortunate to...More

Thank BenandSarah
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Fabulous service and a huge range of wine to taste. The staff took their time to explain the wines and added to the experience. Highly recommended. Join the club too - well worth it.

Thank CathyRD
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Music was ok but meal and cheese plate weren't very nice , late on afternoon and a lot of young girls falling over yet security pulling up others not so bad ... tables placed on slopes and a Lo g distance to get food or...More

Thank Ivan N C
Jan G, Owner at Gartelmann Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2017

Thank you for coming to the Lovedale Long Lunch and we will take your comments on board for next year. We had a great deal of rain the night before the event and in order to keep peoples feet dry we had to move the...More

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