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Address: 114 Haycock Road | Hope RD1, Nelson 7081, New Zealand
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+64 3-544 9850

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Great fun!

We had a lovely time here tasting wines, learning about the Milcrest process, and even walking among the vineyards. We bought a bottle to carry away on our cycle tour. What fun!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed May 3, 2016
Benjamin B
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Kigali, Rwanda
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had some wine and the cheese platter and was very pleasant. I think that the Pinot and Sauv Blanc are quite acceptable, although some of the others are a bit average. It's a nice little area that could so with some attention to detail, but I have have had much worse wine and much much worse cheese platters. If... More 

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Nelson, New Zealand
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 30, 2016 via mobile

We had booked to visit the little wine shop for a platter and tasting..my husbands birthday.after a 25 min drive arrived to find any dry areas to sit unavailable,it was drizzling slightly.person running the show flippant and a tad smart.very off putting.pretty sure they were the owner...sad as clearly not NZ nationals,not the sort of service to build confidence in... More 

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Kigali, Rwanda
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 3, 2016

We had a lovely time here tasting wines, learning about the Milcrest process, and even walking among the vineyards. We bought a bottle to carry away on our cycle tour. What fun!

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Thank Benjamin B
Wellington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 15, 2016

A lovely girl did our tastings, she made it a fantastic experience, very informative, yet not pushy. We enjoyed all of the wines, which were free to taste as we bought a couple of bottles. My favourite was the PInot Gris. We'll be back, thank you.

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Thank Dee S
Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 15, 2016

We headed on the Great Taste Trail and ended up here and this fantastic little winery! We had the big platter for two of us and it was perfect - the right amount of food and all really tasty. Carmen was in charge that day and was fantastic. She had to deal with some less than ideal customers(just plain rude!!!)... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 20, 2016 via mobile

Best tasting experience we have had in Nelson ever. There red wines are superb. When we stopped we were looking for a good red to drink with friends that night. Our Italian friends were amazed to find Italian varietals made really well. In the end the tasting was a 3 way draw so we left with one of each and... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2015

On a sunny day it was sublime. Platters very good although probably aimed at older and smaller appetites! Service great. Will visit again.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 12, 2015 via mobile

We've visited 11 wineries as part of a tour of Marlborough and Nelson and this one was amongst the best. The wine was exceptional, the setting was stunning, and the host Carmen was by far the most fun and informative host of all the places we visited. It was refreshing to visit a winery that was so relaxed and welcoming.... More 

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Pukekohe East, Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 1, 2015 via mobile

People! !! Time to find the hidden gems. This is it. Slightly off the great taste cycle trail but only a little detour. Easy car ride from nelson. Rustic friendly rural nz. We enjoyed the pinot gris and chardonnay in particular boutique vineyards can be better ! Simple platters served without pretence but honesty and humbly. Take a detour. And... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 27, 2015

We are so pleased that we discovered this wee gem of a winery. Tastings were $5 but free if you purchase wine. We tasted 5 wines and they were all special. I finally discovered a Pinot Gris that I can enjoy. They also produce a few different grape varieties not so common in New Zealand. We didn't order a platter... More 

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