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Our wines reflect our dedication to produce classical, aromatic white wines and world class reds.

Awards

Latest recognition

 
2014 Elephant Hill Reserve Merlot Malbec Cabernet Sauvignon

96 points

Bob Campbell MW

5 stars

Michael Cooper

95 points

Sam Kim, Wine Orbit, NZ

18.5/20 points

Raymond Chan Wine Reviews

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2014 Elephant Hill Reserve Syrah

Red Wine of the show

Six Nations Wine Challenge Competition 2017

Syrah Trophy

Six Nations Wine Challenge Competition 2017

96 points

Bob Campbell MW

5 stars

Michael Cooper

96 points

Sam Kim, Wine Orbit, NZ

19/20 points

Raymond Chan Wine Reviews

93 points

Cameron Douglas MS

18.5/20 points

Geoff Kelly Wine Reviews

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2015 Elephant Hill Chardonnay

Double Gold Medal

China Wine & Spirits Awards 2017

Gold Medal, 95 points

Decanter World Wine Awards, 2017

Gold Medal

Hawke's Bay A&P Wine Awards 2016, NZ

4.5 stars

Winestate Magazine, Aus/NZ

93 points

Sam Kim, Wine Orbit, NZ

Silver

Texsom International Wine Awards

18.5/20 points

Raymond Chan Wine Reviews

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News

12 December 2016

New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc widens its scope
American wine critic Patrick Comiskey has written a fantastic article exploring New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc. View more

7 December 2016

Benchmarking Shiraz and Syrah from elsewhere
Richard Hemming MW recently reviewed and compared syrah from well known Rhône producers Ogier, Perrin and Vernay to Hawke's Bay Elephant Hill syrah. View more

6 December 2016

Will Lyons, Let it Flow
Will Lyons, writer for The Times has compiled a list of wines to match perfectly with the festive season ahead. He recommends the 2013 Elephant Hill Syrah for Boxing day which will have "fussy relatives purring into their glasses." View more

30 November 2016

Gourmet Traveller Wine
We are very excited to announce two of our wines have been chosen to feature in Gourmet Traveller Wine's 20th Anniversary issue.

Our 2014 Reserve Merlot Malbec Cabernet and 2014 Reserve Syrah scored the highest in Gourmet Traveller Wine's Top 100 New Release New Zealand Reds. View more

4 November 2016

Joanna Simon's Wine of the Week: 2014 Elephant Hill Syrah
Joanna Simon is an award-winning wine writer, food journalist and magazine editor. She recently reviewed the 2014 Elephant Hill Syrah awarding it her Wine of the Week. View more