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Wednesday 8th August
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
McLeish Estate is nestled in the heart of the Lower Hunter Valley in Pokolbin. The winery boasts 11 hectares of vineyards that produce many Gold and Trophy Award winning wines. The privately owned, family run winery only sells their wines through their wine club and cellar door or to restaurants and bars directly. You will not find McLeish wines in any bottle shop.
Bob and Maryanne McLeish established McLeish Estate in 1985 and in 1995 they opened a cellar door. Daughter Jessica, second-generation of the McLeish family will host the Winemakers Dinner.
Jessica and the Indigo kitchen team have worked to prepare a 5 Course Menu with matched McLeish wines. Don’t miss your chance to enjoy the McLeish Estate Wines and meet the winemaker.
5 Course Menu
Beetroot cured salmon with Green Ant Gin with fresh horseradish salad and a lime aioli
Wine Match – Culloden NV Duke Cuvee Methode Champenoise
Seafood bouillabaisse with mussels, snapper and pippies in a rich broth topped with a spiced capsicum rouille
Wine Match – McLeish Semillion 2016
Honey and rum glazed pork belly with lychee, snow peas and a salted cashew dressing
Wine Match – McLeish Verdelho
Lamb two ways with a mini shepherd’s pie, buttery mash potato and a lamb rack with a pistachio crust and Mcleish Shiraz jus
Wine Match – McLeish Shiraz 2016
Rich chocolate tart with a house-made honey and walnut ice-cream
Wine Match – Jessica Botrytis 2009
Tickets will sell out to this popular vineyards event. Only 70 seats available for this event. Bookings can be made in person at the Mingara Welcome Desk or simply call 43497799 to reserve your seats. This is an 18+ event.Visit Facebook event