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Johner Estate

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Wine tasting

We took my husbands brother from Gisborne there yesterday . So enjoyable and the lady oops forgot... read more

Reviewed October 5, 2017
Masterton, New Zealand
great place - very chatty staff

A great place to visit, albeit not the easiest place to find (keep going follow the signs)- but... read more

Reviewed May 24, 2017
Melbourne, Australia
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Oct 5, 2017
“Wine tasting”
May 24, 2017
“great place - very chatty staff”
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Reviewed October 5, 2017

We took my husbands brother from Gisborne there yesterday . So enjoyable and the lady oops forgot her name , was super friendly . I read some reviews and someone said it would be great if they did cheese and crackers too . So I...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank DenAli2016
Reviewed May 24, 2017

A great place to visit, albeit not the easiest place to find (keep going follow the signs)- but once there friendly staff and great wines. only wished I had bought more.

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank mcguinmj888
Reviewed December 25, 2016 via mobile

Come here every year. Wines are great and the place itself is awesome, tastings are free unlike other vineyards where you to pay for the privilege, if your lucky enough Karl will walk you through each of his marvellous creations

Date of experience: December 2016
2  Thank Mdggnz
Reviewed September 9, 2016 via mobile

We arrived a little before opening time, but no worries. So welcoming and friendly and very patient with our group of 7. Beautiful, generous free tasting. We particularly liked the noble range and the pinot noir gladstone. Very enjoyable tasting. The only thing that could...More

Date of experience: September 2016
2  Thank shellsyy4u
Reviewed April 27, 2015

Carl is a wine maker who is successful in Germany and is now making fantastic wines in New Zealand. He has a fantastic selection of whites and reds (we loved them all) esp the late harvest wines. You can be guaranteed of a very warm...More

Date of experience: April 2015
2  Thank RTL-Kiwi
Reviewed May 9, 2014

we have been tasting at Johner several times (our lodge is close by). The tasting is free and there is so much choice - the white - reisling, pinot gris, chardonnay, savvie then the rose and reds, and then the rather decadent dessert wines. All...More

Date of experience: April 2014
2  Thank Tracey011
Reviewed March 10, 2014

We thoroughly enjoyed the tasting experience. Our preference is for red, but also tried some rose and 'stickies'. We had a lovely red with our evening meal and would have loved to take some bottles home with us but there was no room in our...More

Date of experience: February 2014
2  Thank 348Trish1950
Reviewed February 15, 2014

Our group should have gone here first. As it was, we got there just a couple of minutes before it was due to close, although there were a number of people in the tasting room. Sara, behind the counter, had the patience and generosity to...More

Date of experience: February 2014
1  Thank krudyard
Reviewed April 21, 2013 via mobile

We decided to bypass Martinborough and try some of the wineries around Gladstone instead. After a windy bumpy road we found the tasting room. This is a winery that prides itself on its German roots. The person running the tasting room had only been in...More

Date of experience: April 2013
2  Thank Phedder
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