Luxurious New Zealand Red Wine
Puriri Hills makes luxurious blended red wines inspired by the grand crus of Pomerol and St Emilion, on the right bank of Bordeaux, France. The vineyard is set in green rolling hills southeast of Auckland, New Zealand, just outside of the village of Clevedon. From the main road, a long driveway climbs past vineyards which produced their first … More about Puriri Hills...
Latest Wine Reviews
Wine editor Jo Burzynska’s guide to the 2013 not-to-be-missed bottles on the market. Including: Puriri Hills Estate Clevedon 2008 "Some of the country's most graceful reds hail from this estate in … [Read More...]
On 16 January 2013, the Commanderie du vins de Bordeaux á Düsseldorf conducted a private blind tasting of "merlot - inspired wines", including Puriri Hills Estate 2007. The results, on a 20 point … [Read More...]
In the 2013 Buyer's Guide to New Zealand Wines, Michael Cooper elevates Puriri Hills Reserve to "Classic" and Puriri Hills Pope to "Potential Classic". These statuses are conveyed to the leading New … [Read More...]
Translation of article by Stephan Reinhardt that appeared in Weinwisser magazine, 25th June 2012 "Lorenc Dudas from the ‘Weinresidenz’ in Düsseldorf sent me recently a small parcel with … [Read More...]
Gourmet Traveller Wine (Aug/Sept 2012) 2008 Puriri Hills Pope 98 points. "Dense but not heavy. It defines subtle power. A very seductive red indeed, with wonderful perfume and spicy complexity. … [Read More...]