Dog Point Vineyards
Located in Marlborough, New Zealand's premium wine growing region, Dog Point Vineyards produce wines that respect the natural integrity of the land from which they are made and, reflect the experience and passion of the people that make them. All fruit is estate grown, low cropped and hand picked. Dog Point combines both modern and traditional wine making techniques to produce hand crafted wines that will age gracefully for many years to come.
Dog Point's vineyards are certified organic under the BioGro New Zealand Programme which is an independent certification process established to promote environmentally friendly, sustainable and responsible practices. One of the initiatives we carry out as part of our organic regime is the turning of vine prunings and winery waste into mulch to create a healthy organic compost for use on plantings throughout the property. We also collect leachate from this process and apply it to the vineyards as a fertiliser to help conserve moisture and improve the soil structure. In spring we plant cover crop such as buckwheat and phacelia… Continue reading →