Lawson's Dry Hills
Reserve Pinot Noir 2013

Region: Marlborough
Winemaker: Marcus Wright/Rebecca Wiffen.
Alcohol: 13.5%  pH: 3.6  RS: nil  
TA: 5.9g/L  Brix: 24.6 - 25.2

This wine has wonderful power, concentration and opulence, whilst maintaining its poise and elegance. Red berry fruit and dark cherry characters are intertwined with sweet spicy oak notes that work wonderfully with the wines fine, ripe tannins.


Three to five years will add depth and savoury characters to this wine.

Food Match

New Zealand lamb and game.

Tasting Note & accolades (PDF)

Sold Out June 2016.

Awards & Reviews

NZIWS - Gold Medal

The Marlborough Wine Show 2014 - Gold Medal

Air New Zealand Wine Awards - Pure Gold Medal

The Marlborough Wine Show 2014 - Classic Oak Products - Champion Pinot Noir

Decanter World Wine Awards - Silver Medal

The Spiegelau International Wine Competition 2015 - Silver medal

Air New Zealand - International Business Class 2015.

Selected by Air New Zealand for the 2015 inflight international business class pouring program.

Other Vintages

Lawson's Dry Hills Reserve Pinot Noir 2012
Lawson's Dry Hills Reserve Pinot Noir 2014
Lawson's Dry Hills Reserve Pinot Noir 2015

Sustainable Winegrowing International Wine Competition Trophy Decanter International Trophy

Awarded the world’s best Sauvignon Blanc producer in 2013

Lawson’s Dry Hills is on Alabama Road, Blenheim, Marlborough.

Our cellar door is open daily from 10am until 5pm, seven days a week during the summer, we are closed on all Public Holidays and winter weekends during June/July/August/September. Call us on +64 3 578 7674 or email

Licence # 052/OFF/023/2016
exp. 03/07/2019 

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