Mills Reef Winery Ltd

+64 7 576 8800 Moffat Road
Bethlehem, Tauranga,
New Zealand View map

Mills Reef Winery was established in 1989 by the Preston family, with the aim of producing premium quality wines from the Hawkes Bay region of New Zealand. Since then the company has gone on to receive significant critical acclaim, with Mills Reef Wines winning over 500 medals and 14 trophies in both national and international competitions. Mills Reef’s consistently high quality standards has earned it a reputation as one of NZ’s leading winemakers and the enviable achievement of twice recipient of the prestigious “NZ Winemaker Of The Year” title.

– Description from hinaualan

View More

Popular wines by Mills Reef Winery Ltd

Find local availability for these wines:Submit

Varietals Produced by Mills Reef Winery Ltd View all

  • Malbec

    History of the grape: Some believe Malbec is named after a Hungarian peasant who spread plantings along the French co...

  • Chardonnay

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

  • Syrah

    The irony here is that Syrah’s origins could give Carmen Sandiego a run for her international wallet. Syrah’s deepest...

  • 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...

  • Merlot

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

People getting updates on Mills Reef Winery Ltd Wines

Be the first follower of this winery and on your profile.

Page 1 of 3

Mills Reef Winery Ltd on Snooth

  • Mills Reef Merlot Malbec Reserve 2012

    Snoothrank:

    Raspberry, sweet cherry and strawberry notes coming through on the nose with a chalky note and a hint of spice. This has a sustained red fruit note that stays bright and light throughout the palate, imparting some perceived sweetness and a floral note that's pleasant and only turns tart with acidity towards the finish, where the cherry notes are... Read More

    Wine review by Snooth Editorial


  • Mills Reef Sauvignon Blanc Hawkes Bay Reserve 2014

    Snoothrank:

    Full orange notes fill the glass with a hint of sweetness and a spicy lemon note on the fringes. A bit pale in the mouth with green apple and lemon notes, somewhat flabby, with some neutral oak notes and some tartness, but farily simple as a whole. Read More

    Wine review by Snooth Editorial


  • Mills Reef Elspeth Cab Merlot Hawkes Bay New Zealand 2006

    Snoothrank:

    Fantastisk kompleksitet med god balance mellem syre og tanniner. De forskellige smage traeder flot frem uden een bliver dominerende. Read More

    Wine review by lph001


  • Mills Reef Sauvignon Blanc Hawkes Bay Reserve 2002

    Snoothrank:

    See Tim Preston (Mills Reef) in our Meet-the-Winemaker video series (#20): www.debramasterofwine.com Read More

    Wine review by 683650Debra Meiburg MW 683650 Debra Meiburg MW


  • Mills Reef Chardonnay Hawkes Bay Reserve 2006

    Snoothrank:

    See Tim Preston (Mills Reef) in our Meet-the-Winemaker video series (#20): www.debramasterofwine.com Read More

    Wine review by 683650Debra Meiburg MW 683650 Debra Meiburg MW


  • Mills Reef Syrah Gimblett Gravels Reserve 2004

    Snoothrank:

    See Tim Preston (Mills Reef) in our Meet-the-Winemaker video series (#20): www.debramasterofwine.com Read More

    Wine review by 683650Debra Meiburg MW 683650 Debra Meiburg MW


  • Mills Reef Merlot Hawkes Bay Elspeth 2007

    Snoothrank:

    See Tim Preston (Mills Reef) in our Meet-the-Winemaker video series (#20): www.debramasterofwine.com Read More

    Wine review by 683650Debra Meiburg MW 683650 Debra Meiburg MW


  • Mills Reef Sauvignon Blanc Hawkes Bay Reserve 1998

    Snoothrank:

    See Tim Preston (Mills Reef) in our Meet-the-Winemaker video series (#20): www.debramasterofwine.com Read More

    Wine review by 683650Debra Meiburg MW 683650 Debra Meiburg MW


  • Mills Reef Sauvignon Blanc Hawkes Bay Reserve 1999

    Snoothrank:

    See Tim Preston (Mills Reef) in our Meet-the-Winemaker video series (#20): www.debramasterofwine.com Read More

    Wine review by 683650Debra Meiburg MW 683650 Debra Meiburg MW


  • Mills Reef Chardonnay Hawkes Bay Reserve 1996

    Snoothrank:

    See Tim Preston (Mills Reef) in our Meet-the-Winemaker video series (#20): www.debramasterofwine.com Read More

    Wine review by 683650Debra Meiburg MW 683650 Debra Meiburg MW


  • See Tim Preston (Mills Reef) in our Meet-the-Winemaker video series(#20): www.debramasterofwine.com

    Comment by 683650Debra Meiburg MW 683650 Debra Meiburg MW


  • New image uploaded to this page.

    Page modification by 45822dvoristanac 45822 dvoristanac


1 2 3 next




View larger map



Best Wine Deals

See More Deals

Mills Reef Winery Ltd wine ratings and reviews





Snooth Media Network