We came about from a passion and love for Pinot Noir and in many ways a bit of fortuitous timing and a gut feeling about the land in Central Otago. The natural amphitheatre carved out by gentle ebb and flow of the Clutha and Kawarau rivers and the laying down of terminal moraine soils from the glaciers is now home to the bio dynamically managed vineyard otherwise known as Burn Cottage. Purchased in 2002 by the Chicago based Sauvage family and under the guidance of Ted Lemon and Claire Mulholland, this tiny 10 ha plot nestled in the foothills of
Our tasting are by appointment only, Monday - Friday and are held at our winery in the "industrial chic" area of Cromwell, where you will spend time with one of the Burn Cottage team tasting through a selection of the current release wines. A tasting takes approximately 30 minutes.