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Varietals Produced in Auckland View all

  • Merlot

    The Occitanian word “merlot” translates to “young blackbird.” An accurate description for this popular, early-budding...

  • Sauvignon Blanc

    Sauvignon Blanc is widely grown in California -- at over 15,000 acres, it’s now the third most planted variety -- and...

  • Cabernet Sauvignon

    “King of the Red Wine Grapes.” The colonizer of the vineyards, pushing native wine grapes into its shadows. The Caber...

  • Chardonnay

    British wine writer and critic, Jancis Robinson, once noted that throughout the 80’s and 90’s in the United States, C...

  • Pinot Noir

    “With so voluptuous a perfume, so sweet an edge, they make the blood run hot,” Joel Fleischman, wine columnist at Van...

Subregions of Auckland

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  • Cable Bay Vineyards

    At Cable Bay Vineyards we dare to be different. This attribute is expressed in many ways, ranging...

  • Hyperion Wines

    Hyperion in Greek mythology was the Sun God, hence the effect of sun and light on the vineyard. ...

  • Puriri Hills

    Only thirty minutes from Auckland's international airport, Puriri Hills Vineyard and Lodge is set...

  • Ransom Wines

    Ransom Wines is the first stop on the Matakana Wine Trail, the new star of the greater Auckland W...

  • Te Motu Vineyard

    In little more than a decade, Te Motu and Dunleavy Cabernet/Merlot wines have established an inte...

  • Ascension Vineyard

    In 1994 we made a new start and began our quest to find a special piece of land from which we cou...

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  • This offer from Ian Cauble looks worth trying:  ATA RANGI, ... boot) ... ... boot) and confiscated at Auckland customs. A man named Malcolm Abel immediately took the precious cargo to a viticulture facility and was granted a few cuttings later on. After befriending Malcolm soon after, Clive Paton was gifted an offspring of the cutting and, as ... Read More

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  • Round 1 = 3 x NZ and 1 x South AfricanThe Man o War is from Waiheke Island near Auckland is a Bordeaux Blend and is Merlot and Cabernet Franc dominantI very nice easy to drink red wine surprisingly fresh for its 6 years probably should be drank by 2020 but certainly a nice startThe Te Mata Estate is from Hawkes Bay 54 CS 36 Mer 10 CFLots of nice... Read More

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  • Well ok.  I screwed up on 'terroir'.  The 'terror in New ... Greenpeace vessel there in Auckland back in 1985.  While the markup on that Evodia was high, the wine was quite good.  I could have spent much more and only be similarly satisfied.  I was happy to spend $36 for the bottle.  Those spring rolls were most excellent and we had them durin... Read More

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  • Hi,Yes of course, apologies for not including deeper insight. Wine AKL is .../auckland-events/food-and-drink-events/wine-akl?gclid=CKqP4Lz7_78CFRMIvAod1DQADg   Read More

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  • Dear Snooth and local wine lovers, It's looking every day a little ... ... wine tasting event. Wine Auckland is held on Saturday 16th & Sunday 17th August 2014 at the Viaduct Event Centre, Central Auckland.We would love you to help us promote Wine Auckland. As the event is in its inaugural year it's important to get the word out far and wide. ... Read More

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  • DMcKer,I am rather partial to the Pinot Noir from Central Otago(From fair to ... limited and I was landing in Auckland I would head for Kumeu River and taste their Chardonnay, a ferry trip to Waiheke Island and visit Cable Bay, and any other wineries that were open for Shiraz and Cabernet, then down to Hawkes Bay to the Gimblett Gravels for Ca... Read More

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  • Kumeu River Chardonnay Kumeu Estate 2008


    Complex on the nose, with fresh crispness tempered by sweet pear, apple, and white peach notes. Peach, green apple and lime notes with soft tangy acidity on the palate. I also get a really faint note of smokiness or tobacco. I don't really notice much oak. Great length. Read More

    Wine review by JenniferT

  • Before I retired I did a stint as chairman of Hawkes Bay Vintners (all the ... ... ... It was a way of life in Auckland's western suburbs and to a lesser extent , in Hawkes Bay, but times were to change. Someone noticed that the climate of Hawkes Bay was not too different from that of Bordeaux and winemakers arrived from other parts of New Ze... Read More

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  • Matua Valley Sauvignon Blanc New Zealand 2010


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    Wine review by LKonen

  • Kumeu River Estate Chardonnay New Zealand 2006


    No written review

    Wine review by Barberesco

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