O:TU ‘Single Vineyard’ Sauvignon Blanc 2016
125 Gimblett Road 2017 Sauvignon Blanc and 2016 Merlot Cabernets
Mission ‘Estate’ 2018, 2017 and 2016 New Releases
Palliser Estate Martinborough Pinot Gris 2018
Ostler 2017 ‘Lakeside Vines’ Pinot Gris and Gewurztraminer
Archangel Central Otago 2018 ‘Lace’ Rosé and Pinot Gris, and 2015 Pinot Noir
Main Divide 2018 Rosé and Sauvignon Blanc
Rapaura Springs 2018 ‘Classic’ and ‘Reserve’ Sauvignon Blanc
Vidal ‘Reserve’ 2018 Rosé and Pinot Gris, 2017 Chardonnay, and 2016 Syrah and Merlot Cabernet Sauvignon
Brightwater Gravels 2017 and Middle-Earth 2018, 2017 and 2016 Releases
Wairau River 2018 Rosé and Sauvignon Blanc
Music Bay, O:TU ‘Classic’ and O:TU ‘Single Vineyard’ Releases 2018 – 2016
Tua Marina Marlborough Arneis 2017
Lauregan Central Hawke’s Bay Pinot Noir 2015
Thistle Ridge North Canterbury Sauvignon Blanc 2017
Paddy Borthwick Wairarapa Sauvignon Blanc 2018
Matawhero ‘First Sun’ Gisborne Rosé 2018
Wooing Tree 2018 Central Otago ‘Tickled Pink’
Californian and Italian Value from Procure
Quartz Reef Methode Traditionnelle Brut NV, Rosé NV and Blanc de Blancs Vintage 2013
Te Motu Waiheke Island 2013
Georges Road 2018 ‘Les Terrasses’ Rosé and 2016 ‘Cuvee 43’ Syrah
Brookfields 2018 ‘Fiesta’ Rosé, and 2017 ‘Back Block’ Syrah and ‘Sun Dried’ Malbec
Palliser Estate Martinborough Riesling 2018
Rockburn Central Otago 2016 ‘Tigermoth’ Riesling and Sauvignon Blanc and 2015 Fumé Blanc
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Wine Focused Events of Note

Hawke’s Bay Wine Celebration 2018

Auckland: Generator @GDR Auckland, Madden Street, Wynyard Quarter, Auckland
Consumer: 6.00 pm – 9.00 pm, Wednesday 22 August

Wellington: Macs Function Centre, 4 Taranaki Street, Wellington
Consumer: 6.00 pm – 9.00 pm, Thursday 23 August

Cost: General Admission: $50.00 pp (extra fees may apply)
For more information:
Trade and Media: For trade and media attendance enquire with Adele Fitzgerald at Email:

This is the third Hawke’s Bay Wine Celebration which took over from the ‘Hot Red Hawke’s Bay’ which ran for 12 years before. It’s a celebration of the best of Hawke’s Bay wine with 37 producers offering over 220+ wines to taste. The public can taste some of this country’s best Chardonnays and Viogniers, Syrah and Bordeaux-varietal wines, as well as a host of other varieties and styles. It has proven to be one of the most popular wine exhibition events held in the county, and a must to attend.

Here is a list of the exhibitors: Abbey Cellars, Alpha Domus, Askerne, Babich Wines, Beach House, Church Road, Clearview Estate, Collaboration Wines, Coopers Creek, Craggy Range, Cypress Wines, Easthope Family Wines, Elephant Hill, Esk Valley Estate, Hopes Grove, Lauregan Wines, Linden Estate, Mills Reef, Mission Estate, Moana Park, Osawa Wines, Paritua Wines, Pask Winery, Sacred Hill, Smith & Sheth, Squawking Magpie Wines, Stonecroft, Supernatural Wine Co, Te Awa, Te Awanga Estate, Te Mata Estate, Taiao Estate, Tony Bish Wines, Trinity Hill, Unison Vineyards, Vidal Estate and Villa Maria Estate.
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