Pask Declaration Chardonnay 2015, Hawke’s Bay, NZD $40
Clearview Endeavour Chardonnay 2015, Hawke’s Bay, NZD $175
Craggy Range is the winner of my Golden Grapes award for 2017.
de la Terre Reserve Syrah 2014, Hawke’s Bay, NZD $45
Rosé is on a roll, according to a number of wine retailers. It is probably no coincidence that the wines are also better than ever with a wider range of styles than I’ve previously encountered.
de la Terre Grand Reserve Tannat 2015, Hawke’s Bay, NZD $65
Tony and Kaye are a “team of two” running a unique Hawke’s Bay winery that is about as handmade as it is possible to imagine.
Sacred Hill Helmsman 2015, Hawke’s Bay, NZD $84.99
Kidnapper Cliffs Cabernet Sauvignon Merlot 2013, Hawke’s Bay, NZD $64.99
For years, Ash Ridge have grown two clones of syrah in their own Cardoness vineyard.