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Two New Zealand vineyards have been placed in the world’s Top 20. Rippon, on the shores of Lake Wanaka was named the eighth best, with its stunning lakeside views and delicious pinot noir. The family-owned Craggy Range Winery in Hawke's Bay came in 11th.

Craagy Range Winery, Hawke's Bay

Craggy Range offers a warm and memorable experience, looking out on the spectacular backdrop of Te Mata Peak located in the Hawke’s Bay; home to some of New Zealand’s finest produce.

Their team of experienced Cellar Door staff will take you through a tasting of the latest release wines and talk you through the winemaking philosophy and great estate in Hawke's Bay. You can also enjoy a personal tour of the winery and the grounds.


Rippon Winery, Wanaka

Set against a backdrop of Lake Wanaka and the Southern Alps, Rippon invites you to the Mills family farm to share in their history, community, story and wines.

The tasting is relatively informal. 5-7 wines are available daily for tasting, mainly of our current vintages.