Whitehaven Wines

Our core WHITEHAVEN portfolio is Marlborough grown, crafted and bottled. Each wine is true to its variety, a powerful, elegant and consistent expression of Marlborough’s distinctive regional character.

5 STARS & TOP 5 - Cuisine Magazine
> DOUBLE GOLD - Sakura Japan Women's Wine Awards 
Displays lifted gooseberry, passionfruit and blackcurrants, with hints of jalapeno, freshly cut herbs and lemongrass.  A full flavoured, medium bodied wine, with an abundance of currant, citrus and gooseberry flavours that persist on the lengthy finish.

> GOLD - Sakura Japan Women's Wine Awards
GOLD and NZ PINOT NOIR WINERY OF THE YEAR – Melbourne International Wine Competition
With aromas of bright raspberry and cherry fruit flavours and hints of violets, nutmeg spice and oak char, this wine has a finely balanced, elegant structure and supple, silky tannins.  The palate shows a complex array of bright red fruits and savoury flavours.  These flavours persist on the long, fresh finish.

> GOLD - Royal Easter Show 
PURE GOLD - Air New Zealand
> GOLD - NZ International Wine Show
Displays peach, nectarine and citrus fruit flavours, with complex notes of toasted almonds and cereal.  An elegant, full-bodied wine with a clean, finely balanced acidity.  The flavours of ripe citrus, stone fruit and savoury oak coat the palate and persist on the long, fresh finish.

A full-bodied wine, with a soft, plush texture and a finely balanced acidity to add freshness to the fruit and spice flavours.  The finish is clean and persistent.

A medium bodied wine, with vibrant acidity, lifted aromatics - citrus fruit, jasmine, fresh orange peel and green apple, and a hint of stony minerality.  The intense flavours persist on the long, clean finish.

A full-bodied wine with a rich, oily texture.  The palate is coated with bright aromatic rose petal and spice flavours that persist on the long, clean finish.

> 5 STARS (93 POINTS) - Wine Orbit, Sam Kim
Lifted honeysuckle, grapefruit and peach fruit flavours, with hints of pepper, lemon sherbet and ginger spice.  A medium-bodied wine with a soft, supple texture and an abundance of aromatic and spice flavours which persist on the lengthy, clean finish.

> CHAMPION ROSE TROPHY -  Bragato Wine Awards
> PURE GOLD - Bragato Wine Awards
Aromas of lifted strawberry, raspberry and peach, with refreshing floral and creaming soda notes.  A medium-bodied wine with a soft, plush texture.  The red berry and floral flavours fill the palate and persist on the long, vibrant finish

> GOLD - NZ International Wine Show
A luscious indulgence.  Complex aromas of citrus, lime and beeswax notes, layered with concentrated honey and dried fruit on the palate.  A great accompaniment for rich soft cheeses and sweet desserts.

A Stunning range of Marlborough wines with clarity of vision
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