The Knights and the Jets play at home, Hunter Valley Wine & Food Festival, art, markets and more.

 

A pretty different feeling pervades the region this year, compared to last year.

 

The Hunter Valley's 2021 white wine vintage so far shows signs of being very, very good, writes DANIEL HONAN.

 

For Briar Ridge winemaker Alex Beckett, it caps an amazing couple of months. Just a few weeks back the Mercury carried the story that Maitland-born Beckett ha...

 

Event manager Louise Maher, of Hunter Valley Events, says Barrelled "brings the cellar door experience to the shores of Merewether Beach".

 

Plus, chef Bryce Reynolds launches a new restaurant, win a recipe book, an Italian pizzeria and more foodie news.

 

Some key producers have been hard hit by the double whammy of smoke taint and drought.

 

Some key producers have been hard hit by the double whammy of smoke taint and drought.

 

THE gold medal wines of the 2019 ICC Sydney NSW Wine Awards have been revealed, raising the anticipation of who will be awarded one of the top trophies at the 24th annual NSW Wine Awards presentation

 

Judging has finished at the NSW Small Winemakers Wine Show, with 41 gold medals awarded.