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As the days get cooler and the leaves start to turn gold and red, we're starting to crave those delicious warming meals. Try out our recipe for Pumpkin Risotto. It got the tick of approval with a glass of Chardonnay here.

Like most wineries around New Zealand, the turning colour of the leaves in the vineyard as autumn sets in marks the end of harvest, and the team can all let out a collective sigh. But at Sacred Hill this is a time we cherish most.

With the chaos of harvest behind us, we can rest easy knowing that the fruit we have carefully tended to for the last 12 months is tucked up in barrels and tanks waiting for the winemakers to work their magic, and turn humble grape juice into stunning wines that we will be enjoying for years to come.

Sacred Hill’s two newly released 2015 Orange Label[/our-wines/orange-label/] red wines pack plenty of power and complexity, offering great drinkability and value. The Hawke’s Bay Merlot Cabernet 2015[/our-wines/orange-label/2016-merlot-cabernet/]and Marlborough Pinot Noir 2015[/our-wines/orange-label/2016-pinot-noir/]are...

Pinot Gris’ popularity with Kiwi wine drinkers is showing no signs of diminishing and Sacred Hill’s newly released, beautifully balanced Orange Label Pinot Gris 2015[/our-wines/orange-label/2016-pinot-gris/]shows why. Managing Director David Mason says...

Sacred Hill’s newly released HALO[/our-wines/halo/]wines could be described as two classics with a depth and texture that add an extra dimension to two of New Zealand’s most celebrated wine styles. Sacred...

Sacred Hill were proud to be a part of the Hawke’s Bay Wine Auction[http://hawkesbaywineauction.co.nz/] which was held over the weekend on Saturday 14th November at the Hawke’s Bay Opera House Plaza. Wine...

It’s no surprise that the first wine released from Sacred Hill’s landmark 30th vintage is a Chardonnay, given that the company has made its name as a specialist Chardonnay producer. The...

It’s somehow appropriate that the first wine released from Sacred Hill’s landmark 30th vintage is its 2015 Orange Label Chardonnay[/our-wines/orange-label/2015-chardonnay/], given that the company has made its name as a...

Sacred Hill Brokenstone 2013[/our-wines/special-selection/2014-brokenstone-merlot-blend/] has taken out a trophy in the Six Nations Wine Challenge[http://sixnationswine.com.au/]this week, hot on the heels of a Regional Trophy win for its Marlborough Pinot Noir...

Fresh asparagus is now as much part of spring and summer as daylight saving and the Kiwi barbecue with family and friends which is great news for asparagus lovers like...

Sacred Hill’s Sundaze events return this summer with a Deco themed finale as part of Napier’s Art Deco weekend[http://www.artdecoweekend.com/]. Sacred Hill Vineyards and classic country pub The Puketapu[http://www.thepuketapu.co.nz/] are teaming up...

You’d be forgiven for thinking that one vineyard site can only produce one super-premium wine, but Sacred Hill’s Riflemans Vineyard in Hawke’s Bay proves this theory wrong with its 2014...