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Renowned for its Pinot Noir, Central Otago is unforgettable for its splendour and its flavour. The ripening period here varies; from the higher-altitude west, where it’s longer, down to the warmer, drier east.
Bannock Brae Wines
Nestled around these exposed peaks lies the Southern banks of the Kawarau River, which experience harsh winters, hot summers and long autumns. It's here where the vines creating our lauded Bannock Brae Pinot Noir are grown.
There was a popular saying during the gold rush – ‘go out looking for only one thing, and that’s all you’ll ever find.’ Across New Zealand, Goldfields seeks out pockets of land with the potential to grow vines, and make wines, of golden quality. Goldfields – modern day gold.