Reviews, Awards & Accolades

5 Star Winery James Halliday Wine Companion 2009 – 2018
SMH Good Food Guide - One Chef Hat 2017, 2018
Andrew Margan- Viticulturist of the Year 2015
Winner - Best Winery, NSW & Hunter Tourism Awards 2013, 2014, 2015 – Hall of Fame
Winner - Excellence in Food Tourism, NSW & Hunter Tourism Awards 2014, 2015
Winner - Excellence in Food Tourism, Australian Tourism Awards 2014
Winner - Hunter Valley Cellar Door of the Year 2013
Winner - Best Restaurant, Australian Tourism Awards 2012
Tony Keys
4 January 2017 | Tony Keys

The Key Report - Margan Chardonnay

Tony Keys... Full and generous Hunter Chardonnay, no way fat and flabby and a joy to drink, 92 points and good value  Continue »

Time Posted: 04/01/2017 at 9:14 AM
Regan Drew
13 December 2016 | Regan Drew

The Hunter doing what it does best...Shiraz

Approachable, but not simple  Continue »

Time Posted: 13/12/2016 at 1:42 PM
David Ellis
5 December 2016 | David Ellis

Merlot goes well with so much

a drop that makes for a great match with a whole list of dining options for this time of year’s entertaining  Continue »

Time Posted: 05/12/2016 at 1:31 PM
NSW Tourism Awards
24 November 2016 | NSW Tourism Awards

Tourism Awards Hall of Fame

At the recent NSW Tourism Awards, Margan Restaurant took home the trophy for Excellence in Food Tourism  Continue »

Time Posted: 24/11/2016 at 1:43 PM
Margan Wines
18 October 2016 | Margan Wines

Top of the Drops in Real Living

Margan wines are a Crowd Pleaser, Convo Starter and Makes you look good!  Continue »

Time Posted: 18/10/2016 at 10:27 AM
Margan Wines
6 October 2016 | Margan Wines

Margan Breaking Ground Shiraz Mourvedre

Vinonotebook...A unique and immensly enjoyable wine  Continue »

Time Posted: 06/10/2016 at 11:49 AM
Margan Wines
14 September 2016 | Margan Wines

Complex Vermouth a Hunter gem

Max Allen -...It’s bloody good, too: punchy fragrant green aromas, nice citrusy hint of sweetness, good, tongue-gripping bitterness...  Continue »

Time Posted: 14/09/2016 at 11:51 AM
Margan Wines
14 September 2016 | Margan Wines

Wine in his Veins

Jim Keller - Winemakers don’t sleep during vintage, do they? There is so much to think about, so much to know, so much to do...  Continue »

Time Posted: 14/09/2016 at 10:58 AM
Margan Wines
7 September 2016 | Margan Wines

Margan Vermouth a Top Drop in GT Wine

...excellent new addition to Australia’s growing list of locally made vermouths...  Continue »

Time Posted: 07/09/2016 at 11:39 AM
Margan Wines
25 August 2016 | Margan Wines

A guide to Vermouth

Everyone knows vermouth. It’s ubiquitous on drinks lists around the country, but hardly on its own terms. Despite being consumed neat or on the rocks as an aperitif in its native Europe, vermouth has yet to be given a starring role in Australia – until now.  Continue »

Time Posted: 25/08/2016 at 2:04 PM