The Hunter Valley is known for it’s wines, but you can get some fantastic craft brews here too. Head to one of the many boutique Breweries and sample some of the best and unique local beers and spirits.
These sizable microbreweries offer many custom brews and seasonal flavours as well as the perfect accompaniment, hearty pub fare and a fantastic atmosphere. Whether you want to dine with your mates or enjoy a fantastic family dinner, these places are must visits when exploring the Hunter Valley.
Hunter Beer Co brews many award-winning beers, the Hunter Distillery is locally owned and operated, Potters Hotel Brewery is an experience unto itself in the heart of the wine country and Matilda Bay Brewhouse offers many a quality dining and tasting experience.
Head there for happy hour of a day and bump shoulders with the locals, whose motto is surely “the more the merrier”.
You’ll find menus packed with local favourites and a welcoming atmosphere.
Enjoy a flight of delicious crisp beers and linger over a casual lunch. Join the crowds for an alternative film night or raucous and fun Live Music Sundays.
Get really into your beer tasting. Talk in depth about full malt bills, the subtlety of standard amber ale and the balancing of hops against roasted malt flavours with the knowledgeable and passionate staff.
Whether you’re after something subtly spicy, a hint of floral sweetness or a malty full strength pilsner, it’s all available in the Hunter Valley, these craft beer places are must visits!