Reviews / Press



2020 Hawkes Bay Chardonnay Selection by Cameron Douglas MS

Mindfood Magazine

We are super happy to be selected for the 2nd year
running in the Hawke’s Bay Chardonnay Collection.

Cameron Douglas (Master Sommelier) blind tasted 57
Hawke’s Bay Chardonnay’s from the 2020 vintage of
which only 12 were selected to send to international
media and wine writers to showcase the exceptional
quality, diversity and suitability of Chardonnay to our

Collaboration Wines listed No. 100 on the Top Wineries of New Zealand 2021

The Real Review

2017 Impression Red selected in Top Rank Wines from Hawke’s Bay by Bob Campbell – Master of Wine

The Real Review

2019 Hawkes Bay Chardonnay Selection Reviewed by Jancis Robinson

UK Wine Writer

– Hawke’s Bay Gems

2019 Hawkes Bay Chardonnay Selection Reviewed by Matthew Jukes

UK Wine Writer

2019 Hawkes Bay Chardonnay Selection 2020 Video Interview

Master Sommelier

– Cameron Douglas 2019 Aurulent Chardonnay Selected

Video Interview for 2019 Aurulent Chardonnay selected amongst Top 12 Hawke’s Bay 2019 Chardonnay’s for Inaugural Chardonnay Selection by Cameron Douglas.

2020 World of Wine – Master Sommelier catches up with 12 of NZ’s top Winemaking Talents.

Wine Writer & Master Sommelier

– Cameron Douglas

2019 The Real Review – Supremely Elegant Reds

Wine Writer – Bob Campbell

– Master of Wines

2019 New Zealand House and Garden.

 Imbibe Wine Writer

– Kirsten Rodsgaard

2019 Dish Magazine

Wine Writer

– Maria Hoyle

2018 UK Wine Writer and Blogger – Dr Jamie Goode


Hawke’s Bay, New Zealand (4) Collaboration Wines

2018 Inspiring and Iconic Women Winemakers – Hawke’s Bay New Zealand

Wine Writers

– Lucia Albino Gilbert & John C. (Jack) Gilbert

2018 Bay Buzz Hawke’s Bay Magazine – Hawke’s Bay’s Rising Stars

Nominated 40 under 40 in Business

2016 New Zealand Cuisine Magazine Spring – Rebel with a Cause

Wine Writer

– John Saker

2015 New Zealand Listener Spring- A positive Addiction

Wine Writer

– Michael Cooper

2014 New Zealand Wine Magazine Spring – Collaboration Game

Wine Writer

– Yvonne Lorkin

2013 Gourmet Traveller Wine – Top 100 – 2010 Collaboration Wines Argent Cabernet Sauvignon

Wine Writer

– Bob Campbell

2013 Independent Wine Monthly

Wine Writer

– Jane Skilton