Akarua

Akarua

In Familienbesitz.Anwesen gewachsen. Gegründet 1996 Eine köstliche Auswahl an Weinen, die ein Spiegelbild der dramatisch schönen Bergweinberge in zwei Subregionen – Bannockburn und Pisa, Zentral-Otago – sind. Sir Clive und Lady Marie Skeggs kauften das Land für Akarua 1995, die Pflanzung begann 1996. Der Name Akarua wurde gewählt, um die Gründung des Weingutes zu ehren; zwei Maori-Wörter, die zusammen “zwei…

Martinborough Vineyard

Martinborough Vineyard

Martinborough Vineyard wurde 1980 gegründet und ist ein ikonischer, bahnbrechender Produzent von Martinborough, der sich der Perfektion des Pinot Noir verschrieben hat.Das erste Weingut, das in der berühmten Region Pinot Noir-Trauben anpflanzte, beherbergt heute die ältesten Rebstöcke des Bezirks. Handwerkliche Weinbereitungstechniken, zusammen mit der Hingabe an die Erhaltung des Landes und der Weitergabe des Weinwissens an zukünftige Generationen, haben Martinborough…

Te Kairanga

Te Kairanga

“Where the soil is rich & the food is plentiful” Established in 1984, the land belonging to Te Kairanga was originally owned by the founding father of Martinborough, John Martin. His cottage is now the TK cellar door. Fun Fact – John Martin laid out the town of Martinborough in the shape of the Union Jack! The vineyard is sustainably…

Russian Jack

Russian Jack

Russian Jack (1878 – 1968) was a much loved “gentleman of the road” who carried his life in huge sacks upon his shoulders. During fruit harvest this mysterious man was welcomed onto the farms where he picked fruit into his old age. He was honoured by the local population who built a bronze statue to his memory Russian Jack have…

Mt Difficulty

Mt Difficulty

Mt Difficulty are a Bannockburn based winery that have been running since the early 1990’s. The owners of five newly planted vineyards in Bannockburn decided to work together, calling their alliance Mt Difficulty after the large mountain that overlooks the Cromwell Basin. Shelter from the mountain create a special micro-climate for Bannockburn. The vines enjoy hot summers, a large diurnal…

Grove Mill

Grove Mill

Grove Mill was established in 1988 in the Wairau Valley. The winery is dedicated to crafting premium wines with minimal environmental impact. In 2006 Grove Mill became the first winery in New Zealand to achieve carboNZeroTM certification.  We think Grove Mill are a winery to watch – their 2019 Sauvignon Blanc won Champion Sauvignon Blanc at the Marlborough Wine Show…

Vavasour

“An intimate knowledge of this dramatic southern pocket of Marlborough rewards us with wines of extraordinary elegance, perfume and texture” Vavasour is the founding winery of Marlborough’s smaller, cooler Awatere Valley. In 1986, the Awatere was a distant landscape dotted with sheep and thought too extreme for vines, so Vavasour had the pick of the Valley. That risk was rewarded:…

Sacred Hill

Sacred Hill

Inspired by raw, natural beauty and a blatant disregard for convention, three renegades set out with a simple idea, to make more wine than they could drink and share the rest. “We focus on quality but we’re not into pretentiousness. Great wine should be enjoyed with friends, family and food – it’s why we started Sacred Hill and it’s still what…

Craggy Range

Craggy Range

‘We firmly believe that the wines of New Zealand can have a unique combination of fruit purity and flavour with considerable texture, elegance and balance.’ Terry Peabody Craggy Range is an iconic New Zealand winery set in the shadow of the spectacular Te Mata Peak in Hawke’s Bay. Established in 1998 by the Peabody family, the winery quickly became synonymous…