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Upper South Island and the West Coast Sights

Hunter's Wines

  • 603 Rapaura Rd. Map It
  • Blenheim
  • Winery/Brewery/Distillery

Updated 02/18/2014

Fodor's Review

Jane Hunter has been described by the London Sunday Times as the "star of New Zealand wine," with a string of successes as long as a row of vines. Building on the success of her late husband and now employing a top-notch winemaker, her wines are impressive; the Kaho Roa (oak-aged sauvignon blanc) and pinot noir are legendary. The Mirumiru (Maori for bubbles), a sparkling blend of pinot noir, chardonnay, and pinot meunier grapes, is also a big seller. There's also

an on-site café, an artist-in-residence, and an interesting walk-through sculpture and native garden.

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Sight Information

Address:

603 Rapaura Rd., Blenheim, 7243, New Zealand

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Phone:

03-572–8489; 0800-486–837-(NZ only)

Sight Details:

  • Daily 9–4:30

Updated 02/18/2014

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