The Forrest winery was launched in 1988 by John and Brigid Forrest and was one of the first 10 wineries in the Marlborough region. With almost 30 years of winegrowing experience and a hands-on approach to growing, making and marketing wines, the Doctors’ are unique, owning vineyards in Marlborough, Otago and Gimblett Gravels Hawkes Bay – New Zealand’s premier terroir! Dr John brings to winemaking the discipline of a scientist and his own exuberant artistic flair, focusing on making premium wines that reflect the land they are grown upon.
Eclectic selection of different wines including The Doctors’ lower alcohol range. Bar tastings or tasting tray of six wines. Informative staff, relaxed, casual Kiwi and family-friendly, with games for all ages. Park like grounds with shady trees, great outdoor area with bean bags and outdoor furniture or a winter fire.
Wine Tasting 101
An introduction to wine and wine tasting, the perfect way to start your Marlborough holiday. $25 per person, 2-10 people, advanced booking required. Approx. 1 hour.