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Competition awards and wine reviews for our current releases.

Reviews and accolades for previous vintages are available with the tasting notes for each wine in the wines section.

Cellar Door Winter Opening hours

  Our Cellar Door is going on to winter opening hours. This weekend May 27th/28th will be our last weekend opening, we will be closed on weekends during June/July/August. We will reopen for weekend trading on September 2nd 2017. The Cellar Door remains open Monday to Friday - 10.00am to 5.00pm.

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Sauvignon Blanc Day - May 5th

Sauvignon Blanc Day - May 5th

International #SauvBlanc Day is on Friday, May 5. Join Marcus (Lawson’s Dry Hills winemaker) and Simon (Cranky Goat cheesemaker) to discover what makes goat’s cheese and Sauvignon Blanc taste so good together. Enjoy our three top Sauvignon Blancs – Lawson’s Dry Hills Reserve 2016, Blind River 2016 and the very limited Tekau 2014, paired with Simon’s specially...

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Gold medal for Riesling

  The Lawson's Dry Hills Riesling 2015 has been awarded a GOLD MEDAL at the Royal Easter Show Wine Awards 2017, this award comes hard on the heels of the same wine being selected as FIVE STARS AND BEST BUY in the March issue of Cuisine magazine(issue 181) "This Riesling has length and elegance"

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Newsletter December 2016

Please see the Newsletter section of the website.

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American Airlines & Lawson's Dry Hills.

American Airlines have confirmed our multi award winning LDH Sauvignon Blanc 2015 will be poured in business class as part of their inflight pouring program for 2016.

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Vintage Report 2016.

This season looked very promising from the outset and didn’t disappoint. That’s not to say there weren’t challenges…such as very little rainfall and potentially larger than usual crops. The dry, sunny weather during December meant flowering was very good – the first indicator that crop size could be greater than anticipated. The weather continued to be dry and warm and with barely...

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Gold Medal - Decanter World Wine Awards - London.

A "Gold Medal" for our Lawson's Dry Hills "Wairau" Reserve Sauvignon Blanc 2015 at the Decanter World Wine Awards in London this week.

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Newsletter April 2016

In our April newsletter and on the website, we have a very special offer for our customers - Until the end of May we are offering a 15% discount on all our wines. We are also featuring two special packs:- An aromatic Pack for $99.00 including G.S.T.which includes two bottles each of Lawson's Dry Hills Riesling, Pinot Gris and Gewürztraminer. The Reserve Pack contains two bottle each of our...

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Lawson's Dry Hills Sauvignon Blanc 2015 - continued success.

Our amazing Lawson's Dry Hills Sauvignon Blanc 2015 has won it's 3rd Gold Medal, this time at the Royal Easter Wine Show in Auckland.

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Lawson's Dry Hills Chardonnay 2014 award success.

Lawson's Dry Hills Chardonnay 2014 has just been awarded 5 Stars & "Best Buy" as part of the Top 10 Chardonnay's in the next Cuisine Magazine publication - due out in September 2015.

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