Featured Property – Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley

Are you the type that loves a holiday with everything at your fingertips?  Well, we can go one better. Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley has everything at your fingertips AND is located within minutes of cellar doors, gourmet producers, concert venues and local attractions, it is a great destination for a break from the daily grind.

Continue reading

Carnitas recipe – Casa Margarita

Hola!  The Hunter Valley has a brand new addition to our suite of flavours, Casa Margarita.  Chef Nicolas Medrano, originally from Mexico City, creates truly authentic Mexican cuisine combining rich flavours, textures and traditions dating back from the ancient Aztec and Mayan times. They also have a pretty good cocktail list which has been carefully crafted by Drinks by Design’s, Leeroy Petersen.

We wanted to know a bit more about this talented Chef, so we asked a few questions to get to know Nicolas.

Continue reading