In September 2017, Ben Ean was acquired by the McGuigan and Peterson families, returning the property to its historical roots of the Hunter Valley. (Learn more about our history)
The McGuigan and Peterson families are dedicated to maintaining and developing the estate as a salute to some of the best-known viticulturists and winemakers of the last 170 years in the Hunter.
The team have been busy bringing the 174 year strong Winery & Vineyard back to its former glory after extensive refurbishment to the Cellar Door, Restaurant, Function, Still House & Winery areas.
The cellar door hosts a range of wines including;
– Savannah Estate
– Lisa McGuigan Wines
– Petersons Wines
At Baumé (pronounced bow- may) we source the best of local ingredients and tend to them with love to create a casual family-style dining experience.
Start with some small tasting plates to tempt the taste buds, then enjoy our shared signature dishes; created to be served in the middle of the table accompanied by a range of garden fresh sides and salads.
Try Our delicious daily pizza specials. Our dough is made in-house and left to prove for three days giving a lighter feel, it is then hand rolled and baked in our Moretti pizza oven to give an authentic flavour.
To finish your dining experience, Indulge in our hand crafted desserts with a tea, coffee or liqueur.
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Ben Ean is one of the most breathtaking and sought after sites in the Hunter Wine Country.
As you enjoy exclusivity of our grounds, the photographic opportunities are endless.
Ben Ean epitomises the perfect combination of romance and sophisticated rustic elegance.
Ben Ean estate is a destination for grand gatherings, corporate and private functions, luncheons, dinners and weddings.
We understand that no two events are the same, so our dedicated functions co-ordinators will work with you to tailor a package to suit your individual needs.
Ben Ean estate is a destination for grand gatherings; corporate and private functions; luncheons; dinners and weddings. We understand that no two events are the same, so our dedicated functions co-ordinators will work with you to tailor a package to suit your individual needs.
Henry Lindeman was born in 1811 in Egham, Surrey, England. A graduate of London’s famous St. Bartholomew’s Hospital medical College, he discovered winemaking while travelling through Europe in the late 1830’s
In 1840, Dr Lindeman and his wife Eliza Bramhall set off on a voyage to start a new life in Australia.