Briar Ridge Vineyard, located in the stunning hills of Mount View in the Hunter Valley has unveiled three exciting experiences set to redefine the region’s allure in 2024. 

Mystery Vineyard Tour: An Exclusive Escape 

Embark on an unforgettable journey with Briar Ridge Vineyard’s exclusive new Mystery Vineyard Tour. A unique blend of adventure and sophistication, this VIP experience reveals the secrets behind the 50-year-old Mount View Vineyard.

Sip on vintage sparkling as you explore the vineyards with a private, dedicated host and then savour the Hunter Valley’s finest wines with a curated wine tasting in a mystery location within the winery grounds. Complemented by a decadent ‘Briar Board’, a cheese and charcuterie plater featuring local and imported delicacies, this immersive experience is the epitome of relaxation and indulgence.

Hunter Valley’s Briar Ridge Vineyard Tour

Cellar Door restaurant: Estancia Osteria

Briar Ridge Vineyard is excited to announce Estancia Osteria, the new restaurant offering located at Briar Ridge Cellar Door launching in March 2024. Inspired by the rustic charm and elegance of estancias in the south of Brazil, Uruguay and Argentina, Estancia Osteria will offer diners a culinary voyage through the heart of Italy, the Mediterranean Sea and South America.

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Executive chefs Gabriel Rodrigues and James Orlowski will present ‘Fire to Table’- an unforgettable dining experience using fresh and seasonal ingredients sourced from local

producers and offering a diverse array of dishes, from the most succulent cuts of meat cooked to perfection over embers to smoked seafood, grilled vegetables, and intense creamy cheeses. Each dish has a unique twist and perfectly complements the Briar Ridge Vineyard wines. This unique dining experience aims to unite people through the simplicity of regional food paired with world-class wine. Enjoy this memorable gastronomic journey while taking in scenic views across the vineyard.

Hunter Valley’s Briar Ridge Vineyard restuarant

Family-friendly and Dog-friendly experience 

As a family-run Hunter Valley winery, Briar Ridge Vineyard understands that great wine is best enjoyed with great company, and that includes every member of the family, even the furry ones. The Cellar Door and adjacent Wine Garden are now more family-friendly than ever, including:

  • Kid-cuterie platers and food & drink options
  • Complimentary colouring kits to entertain the little ones at the table
  • A grassed garden with toys and yard games, all supervised from the Wine Deck
  • And for much-loved furry friends:
  • Pooch Platers featuring hand-crafted dog treats
  • A Pooch Hydration Station for a quick refresh
  • A Cellar Door where well-behaved dogs can join you at the table
  • Find out more here about the packages and rates
Hunter Valley’s Briar Ridge Vineyard Dog