Raymond Chan

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About Raymond Chan Wine Reviews

Raymond Chan Wine Reviews was established in 2010, accumulated over 10,000 wine reviews by Raymond Chan until February 2019.

Candice Chow continues Raymond’s legacy by offering Raymond Chan Wine Reviews since May 2020.

Raymond Chan Wine Reviews provides a unique service by publishing independent, assessment-based, critical reviews in a style that is easily understood by the wine enthusiast, wine reseller and wine producer alike. You’ll find tasting notes on many newly-released wines here. The wine reviews are free to access and use, whether you are buying or selling wine. I trust our reviews are useful and enjoyable. – Candice Chow

Featured Reviews

The Bishell family represent the modern face of New Zealand farming where success can come from diversification. The Bishells established themselves... Read more
Rockburn – New Release
Under the winemaking of Malcolm Rees-Francis, Rockburn Wines makes a diverse range of high quality and interesting Central Otago wines. However, it ... Read more
Pegasus Bay – Aged Release 2010
Pegasus Bay Aged Release is one of the most exciting releases that I look forward to. Pegasus Bay Aged Release program started with the 2006 wines ... Read more
Wild Earth – Earth & Sky
Wild Earth "Earth & Sky" is their flagship of the range, only produced in exceptional vintages with exceptional fruit from the Bannockburn area,... Read more
Villa Maria – Keltern Chardonnay
The Keltern Single Vineyard Chardonnay, first released in 2002, 2019 is the second release under the classy new label. The flagship Chardonnay of Vi... Read more
Wrights Vineyard & Winery – Natural Wine Co.
Wrights Vineyard and Winery is celebrating their 20 years of winemaking in Gisborne. Natural Wine Co. launched in 2012, they are committed to susta... Read more
Goldschmidt Vineyards
Native Kiwi winemaker Nick Goldschmidt has a very long history with winemaking, he was at Kumeu River before Michael, Coopers Creek and Babich in t... Read more
Maori Point
Two families of scientists devoted to the ecosystem of their vineyard at Maori Point. They study it, nurture it, and savour the wine it creates. Usi... Read more
Decibel Wines
Daniel Brennan took a sip of a Martinborough Pinot Noir in Philidelphia which inspired him to travel to NZ penniless to pursue winemaking. Daniel at... Read more
Te Kano
Te Kano, Maori for seed, celebrates the lone surviving Kowhai tree affectionately known as ‘Old Man Kowhai’ on the Northburn slopes above Lake D... Read more
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