Over the years we are delighted to have had very many favourable reviews from New Zealand’s leading wine writers.

A few snippets include:

“A terribly impressive Pinot Noir” – John Hawkesby, ‘Nine to Noon” National Radio

“Rich, full-flavoured and deliciously smooth on the palate” Vic Williams – Wine NZ Magazine

“Dense and complex red. Elegance on a grand scale” Air New Zealand :In-flight Magazine

“Crammed with flavour – absolutely stunning” Warren Barton. Dominion Post.

“Inky, intense, densely structured wine with excellent cellaring potential. Very impressive “ Bob Campbell. Cuisine Magazine.

“Sweet-fruit delights with ‘forest floor’ complexity and deliciously smooth tannins” Winestate Magazine

“Full-bodied, a fulsome and rich palate and excellent depth. A star wine for the owners” Raymond Chan Wine Reviews

“This small-volume, easily overlooked label is well worth getting to know” Michael Cooper. Buyers Guide to NZ Wines

“This close planted, majestic 5-star Martinborough Pinot Noir gets our vote for ‘The most under-priced Pinot Noir in New Zealand!’”– Fine Wine Delivery Co


Five star awards for all our Pinot Noirs from the 2014, 2015 and 2016 vintages.

Five star award for the Alexander Merlot 2016

Gold medals at the New Zealand International Wine Show for:-

Alexander Pinot Noir 2014

Alexander Pinot Noir 2015

Alexander Pinot Noir 2016

Dusty Road Pinot Noir 2014

Dusty Road Pinot Noir 2016

Silver medal at the NZ International Wine Show for:-

Dusty Road Pinot Noir 2015

Dusty Road Pinot Noir 2017

Gold Medal at the NZ Winemakers Bragato Show for:-

Alexander Merlot 2016