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Free tastings of our cellar-aged natural wines with the winemaker, Cellar Door discounts on special wines and our Syrah, Cabernet Franc and Montepulciano wines up to 15 years old from our library collection may be available on request. Tastings in the vineyard or orchard with spectacular Gulf views weather permitting.
Visit our brand new cellar door, enjoy a complimentary tasting of our single-estate award-winning wines and receive free shipping anywhere in New Zealand for purchases of 6 bottles or more. Available from 22 December 2020 until 30 April 2021. Please check our website for opening hours. Mention "Visit the Vines".
Stay two nights or more in one of our gorgeous vineyard cottages and receive a 10% discount voucher towards your cellar door purchase. Valid for stays from 22 December 2020 to 30 April 2021. Make sure to mention "Visit the Vines".
Welcome to one of NZ's newest & most beautiful Cellar Door's - a quintessential Central Otago experience with a French twist. We here at Domaine Thomson are all about your enjoyment, comfort & amazing spaces in which you can try incredible wines from our 14ha certified Organic Pinot Noir vineyard here in Cromwell & wines from our vineyards in Burgundy, France. Wine tastings, from informal gatherings to formal seated selections are available including, for a limited time, 1.5l vintage pinot noir magnum tasting vs 750ml bottle of the same wine - can you pick the difference?? Bio-dynamic vineyard & garden tours available by appointment, Surveyor Thomson maps, artworks & stories for viewing - a must-see & do experience for all visitors to beautiful Central Otago Wine Country #pinotcentral
With your Pedal 4 Pinot trail map, navigate around 5 fantastic winery tasting rooms around the Alexandra Basin. The self-paced 25km loop trail provides opportunities to taste delicious wines, visit boutique tasting rooms and enjoy the stunning Central Otago scenery along the way. Predominately off-road, this trail can be started and finished in Clyde or Alexandra and cycled in either direction. Complete the Pedal 4 Pinot trail by visiting at least 4 of the 5 vineyards and be in to win a mixed 6-bottle case from the participating vineyards.
With your fun trail map, navigate around 4 fantastic winery tasting rooms in Cromwell. The self-paced 8km loop trail captures stunning scenery with the lake, mountains, orchards and vineyards as well as amazing wine experiences. All the tasting rooms offer light lunch options or platters or stop at a picturesque spot with your own picnic lunch. Everyone who completes the Wine Trail and has their map stamped by each winery goes into a quarterly draw for a case of wine.
Vineyard Accommodation and a REAL Vineyard Experience! Our Boutique Vineyard in Alexandra offers you wines, vines and views. Our Accommodation and Experience from $280/night.
- Private Tasting with the owner (Including our famous White Pinot Noir)
- Vineyard "walk and talk" Tour with the owner
- Option to join the owners for a casual Vineyard Dinner
When you visit Misha's Vineyard Tasting Room, you'll enjoy an interactive wine tasting experience, where you can select 5 wines from the 10 wines we have available. You can even select our 2012 Reserve level Pinot Noir - it's a great way to really understand how great Central Otago Pinot Noir can be with a little age on it! We also offer free shipping (to anywhere in NZ) with any case purchased.
Margrain Vineyard's Two Night Wine and Cafe Escape - only $458 per couple (normally $507) Package includes:
· Two night's Studio Ensuite Villa accommodation for two
· In-room continental breakfasts for two both mornings
· Complimentary wine tasting at our Cellar Door for two
· One Vineyard Platter in your Villa on arrival
· One bottle of Margrain River's Edge Pinot Noir, Rose, or Sauvignon Blanc wine
· A $50 Vineyard Cafe voucher