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.

> PURE GOLD - Air New Zealand
> GOLD - 
International Aromatic Wine Competition
A full bodied wine with a creamy, soft texture.  The clean pear and quince flavours persist on the long, generous finish.

> SILVER – Marlborough Wine Show
Fresh-flavoured and light-bodied with a racy acid length and an off-dry finish. Flavours of lemon/lime, delicate florals and green apple are to the fore with hints of ginger spice. Great with food but also makes an ideal aperitif.

> PURE GOLD - Air New Zealand Wine Awards 2015
>  GOLD - New Zealand International Wine Show

An intensely aromatic wine with aromas of lifted rose petal and ginger spice, with a hint of Turkish delight.  A medium bodied wine with fragrant aromatic and spice flavours filling the palate and persisting on a lengthy finish. The wine exhibits a delicate oily texture.

> 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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