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Bay winery nets three golds in New York

Bay winery nets three golds in New York

The Country wrote a piece on our New York International Wine Competition wins.

Read it here: Bay winery nets three golds in New York

Added: 8 Oct 2017

Monowai Estate ends award-winning year on high note

As the year comes to a close and we’re all madly preparing for Christmas, Monowai Estate is popping some celebratory corks with another International win, a gold medal at Singapore’s Tower Club Wine Awards. Emma Lowe, Winemaker and one of the founders of Monowai Estate says, “We’re thrilled with the continued... > more

Added: 22 Dec 2016

Monowai Estate receives high acclaim at New York International Wine Competition

Monowai Estate is thrilled to be named ‘Hawke’s Bay Winery of the Year’ and have received a gold and two bronze awards at the New York International Wine Competition 2016. The gold was awarded for the Sauvignon Blanc 2015, and the Bronzes for the Pinot Gris 2015 and Pinot Noir 2014.   Emma Lowe, Monowai Estate owner... > more

Added: 24 Jun 2016

4 star Rosé

Respected wine writers Raymond Chan and Sam Kim both awarded our 2015 Monowai Rosé 4 stars in their latest reviews, here is what they had to say... 'Moderately deep strawberry pink with light red hues, pale edged. The nose is softly voluminous with light and harmoniously entwined aromas of watermelon and cranberries, along with nuances of... > more

Added: 11 Feb 2016
Come and meet Monowai

Come and meet Monowai

If you haven't had the chance to visit our beautiful Crownthorpe vineyard, then it's time you did!

To make that instantly possible, we've put together a short video on our home page to give you an insight into the land, the people, and the Monowai approach to wine making.

Added: 14 Oct 2015
4 Stars from Wine Orbit!

4 Stars from Wine Orbit!

Sam Kim recently reviewed our wines for Wine Orbit and said some very complimentary things, especially when he awarded 4 stars to three of them. Here are his notes: Sauvignon Blanc 2014 A friendly and attractive sauvignon, the gently fragrant bouquet shows white peach, mandarin and lemon peel with a hint of herbaceous notes.... > more

Added: 15 Jun 2015