Montford Estate Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc

Expressive and ripe aromatics of stone fruit, melon, and grapefruit with lively passionfruit and floral notes adding allure and complexity. The palate is equally generous with fleshy stone fruit and tropical flavours balanced by citrus notes and some delicate phenolics.

Top Awards

— 93 Points & 5 Stars, Sam Kim, Wine Orbit

— 92 Points, Cameron Douglas, MS

Montford Estate Marlborough Pinot Gris

This wine possesses a bouquet of fresh pear, ginger spice and floral notes. Richly textured, ripe and full bodied in style. Pear and stone fruit flavours are supported by hints of fennel and nutmeg. Lingering spice and delicate acidity give this wine a fresh and flavoursome finish.

Top Awards

— Gold Medal, China Wine & Spirits Awards

— 91 Points & 4 ½ Stars, Sam Kim, Wine Orbit

Montford Estate Marlborough Rose

With its pale, soft pink colour, this Rosé is a crisp, expressive, refreshing and dry wine that is ideal on its own or with food. Tropical melon and bright florals present on the nose initially, with the palate boasting vibrant red berry and red apple fruits, crisping acidity, and a medium body. The primary fruits are supported by a lovely vein of spice and rose petal.

Top Awards

— 91 Points & 4 1/2 Stars, Sam Kim, Wine Orbit

Montford Estate Marlborough Chardonnay

This wine gives initial impressions of bold smoky, spicy oak over generous peach and marmalade themed fruit. The palate is rich and textural, reminiscent of apple crumble, with a sprinkling of cashews and almonds. The wine then delivers a crisp, citrus and mineral finish.

Top Awards

— 93 Points & 5 Stars, Sam Kim, Wine Orbit

— 90 Points, Cameron Douglas, Master Sommelier

— 17.5 + / 20 Points, Candice Chow, Raymond Chan Wine Reviews

New Release

Montford Estate Hawke's Bay 'Manny'

Named after Haysley MacDonald's paternal grandfather, James I 'Manny' MacDonald, this wine is a potent red blend of Cab-Sauv (44%) Cab-Franc (29%) Merlot (24%) & Tempranillo (3%).

It is rich in dark plummy fruits, some herbal complexity and beautifully layered with silky tannins, black liquorice and smoky spice. Notes of black fruit, cassis, and tobacco are supported by cedar, spice, and beautiful floral elements.

Top Awards

— Gold Medal, NZ International Wine Show

— 92 Points, Cameron Douglas, Master Sommelier

— 90 Points & 4 1/2 Stars, Sam Kim, Wine Orbit

New Release

Montford Estate Central Otago Pinot Noir

Hailing from the prestigious Central Otago wine region, the inaugural Montford Estate Pinot Noir is a sophisticated and soothing drink, very comfortable in its own skin. It possesses a bouquet of bright red fruits, not quite ripe plums, violets and potpourri.

The palate is equally gentle in its approach. Raspberry and strawberry notes give way to some earthy beetroot and savoury influences. The tannin profile is velvety and is supported by a delicate acidity with hints of five spice and nutmeg.

New Release

Montford Estate Marlborough Pinot Noir

The fruit for this wine was sourced from three main sites in Marlborough's Southern Valleys. The clay dominated soils in this exciting Marlborough sub-region give wines of structure and Intense concentration.

Aromatics of red cherry, spiced strawberry, and raspberry coulis mingle with delicate allspice notes and an earthy complexity to create a richly perfumed bouquet full of intrigue.

The palate is vibrant, again with primary fruits and bramble, accentuated with a fine layer of cedary oak and a smooth tannin profile.

“We take care and pride in every grape we grow and wine we bottle with a commitment to sustainability and healthy soil.”