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Sacred Hill’s renowned Riflemans Chardonnay 2016 has been awarded overall Wine of Show at this year’s Six Nations Wine Challenge, an extraordinary honour given to the most highly commended wine in a hotly contested competition between 600 top wines from six countries around the world. The team at Sacred Hill were humbled by the...

General News, Media Releases

Lovers of Sacred Hill can now discover the beautiful new look of these iconic New Zealand wines. The new packaging is inspired by the raw, natural beauty of the Hawke’s Bay and Marlborough vineyards where Sacred Hill grapes are grown. Featuring rivers, rolling hills and spectacular terrain, the new label captures the essence of...

Special Selection, Wine Releases

GIMBLETT GRAVELS 2016 Annual Vintage Selection revealed Following a tasting of Gimblett Gravels red wines to select the top twelve to showcase the 2016 vintage, Andrew Caillard MW congratulated the producers, noting that the wines “showed classic varietal definition and possessed the volume, sturdiness and richness associated with a good year”. The ninth year of...

Accolades, Special Selection

The true test of an iconic wine is its cellaring potential. The capacity to develop grace and complexity over time. That’s why Sacred Hill is very proud to receive the prestigious Outstanding Wine of Provenance trophy at the 2017 Hawke’s Bay A&P Wine Awards for their 2005, 2010 and 2015 Riflemans Chardonnay. The award...

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Exceptional wine and deep pockets meant this year's Hawke's Bay Wine Auction exceeded expectations. The 26th annual auction, at the Hawke's Bay Opera House Plaza, raised a total of $202,000 for Cranford Hospice on Saturday 11th November 2017. More than 640 wine lovers from around New Zealand gathered for a tasting of auction lot wines...

Special Selection, Wine Releases

Sacred Hill has hit the holy trinity, winning gold at this year’s international Six Nations Wine Challenge for three of its iconic wines. Judges from six countries select their favourite local wines for entry in the annual competition. It’s unique because it’s the only wine awards where entry is by invitation only. The entrants...