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".
Sit back and relax in style as your helicopter takes you off to enjoy your boutique winery experience to Melton Estate. Indulge in their extensive range of flavours on your tasting, from the vines of Melton Estate. Award-winning locally grown wines and Canterbury’s acclaimed “Summer Love Sparkling”.
AirBoat Experience on the Waimakariri River and Winery Lunch at Melton Estate - ride the river on the new AirBoat across the Waimakariri River, then enjoy a 3-course lunch at the boutique winery Melton Estate in West Melton.
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
Enjoy a special Cellar door rate on a mixed Three Pack including our 2020 Rose, 2019 Pinot Grigio and 2015 Bordeaux Style Blend "The Viburno" at a very special rate of $100. (Normally $119) These three wines are ICONS of Poderi Crisci and highlight our passion for producing European and Italian inspired handcrafted wines. Offer available for purchases direct from our Waiheke cellar door only.
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.
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.
The Winemaker Table - Exclusive long Lunch with one of the most respected winemakers in New Zealand!
Private lunch with the Herzog’s at the Wine Lounge makes for an unparalleled experience. A unique opportunity to treat yourself for a wine & dine excursion in great company. Vivacious Therese & gracious Hans will share their story from European to New World winemakers. Tales of wine growing, winemaking and fine wines from around the world. Soak up their incredible wine knowledge and ask your wine-heart out. A highly inspiring story of well-travelled, true fine wine and food lovers!
$990 per table (max. 2 guests, $285 pp for additional guests).
Includes 3-course lunch matched with Hans outstanding handcrafted wines, coffee/tea).