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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 Hieronymus

20/20 points, 5 stars

Raymond Chan Wine Reviews

96 points

Bob Campbell MW

97 points, 5 stars

Sam Kim, Wine Orbit

5 stars

Michael Cooper

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2016 Elephant Hill Salomé

97 points

Bob Campbell MW

19.5+/20 points, 5 stars

Raymond Chan Wine Reviews

96 points, 5 stars

Sam Kim, Wine Orbit

5 stars

Michael Cooper

93 points

Joe Czerwinski

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2015 Elephant Hill Reserve Chardonnay

Best in Show, 97points

Decanter World Wine Awards 2018

Master Medal

Drinks Business Asian Chardonnay Masters 2017

19/20 points

Raymond Chan Wine Reviews

95 points

Sam Kim, Wine Orbit, NZ

94 points

Bob Campbell

5 stars

Michael Cooper

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News

26 August 2016

2014 Reserve Syrah & 2014 Reserve Merlot Malbec Cabernet Reviews by Sam Kim
After an epic 2014 vintage Sam Kim well known wine judge, reviews the 2014 Reserve Syrah and 2014 Reserve Merlot Malbec Cabernet. View more

25 August 2016

Raymond Chan Reviews the 2014 Reserve Syrah & 2014 Reserve Merlot Malbec Cabernet
Well respected wine writer Raymond Chan recently reviewed the 2014 Elephant Hill Reserve Syrah and 2014 Reserve Merlot Malbec Cabernet Sauvignon. View more

10 August 2016

2013 Reserve Syrah Triumph
The Elephant Hill Reserve Syrah from the highly acclaimed 2013 Vintage has been awarded a Masters Medal at The Global Syrah Masters 2016 in the UK. View more

16 June 2016

Elephant Hill Airavata Syrah ranked #1 in Comparative Tasting against the French
On 19 May Hawkes Bay Wine held a comparative Syrah tasting against the famous Northern Rhone Syrahs of France. The venue for this event was New Zealand Central in Shanghai, China. Led by Fongyee Walker, Founder of Dragon Phoenix and Michael Henley, Chairman of Hawkes Bay Wine Growers, 10 Syrah wines were selected for a comparative blind tasting made up of 5 from Hawke’s Bay and 5 from the Northern Rhone in France. Vintages spanned from 2004 to 2013. The event was attended by 25 invited Chinese Wine Trade and Media who were presented with the 10 wines in a blind tasting and asked to comment and rank them in order of preference. View more

14 June 2016

Jesse Mulligan's top 11 dishes from Hawke's Bay
TV comedy guy and eating out editor for Viva Magazine, Jesse Mulligan shares his top 11 dishes from restaurants around Hawke's Bay. View more