Runner Duck Estate Ltd
Runner Duck Estate is all about combining our true passions in life - family, lifestyle and premium wine.
"Our sole objective is to produce a small amount of truly 'iconic' red wine that is experienced amongst the world's discerning wine drinkers. We have the resources and the commitment to be completely uncompromising throughout the entire process. Unless the year is an outstanding one we simply will not produce wine under our label. Our committment to great quality wines sees them in barrel for at least two years and in bottle for at least 6 months to ensure well seasoned and balanced
Sustainability We believe in the concept of terroir and the health of the soil and bio-diversity of the land. We have followed the Sustainable Wine Growers' New Zealand nil residue programme during the year of vintage 2010 and have achieved full accreditation under their programme for vintage 2011. Our sustainable commitment is shown in the things we do to grow our grapes and make our wine. ¦No irrigation is practised on the vineyard in the tradition of global best practices. ¦Minimum insecticides are applied in our spray programmes. ¦We use minimum of copper applications as the same remains in the… Continue reading →