When you grow world class
wine as we do, you will be impressed how the terroirs at our place
create the perfect wine.
THERE ARE 9 MAIN WINEGROWING DISTRICTS WITHIN GISBORNE, DIFFERENTIATED MAINLY BY CLIMATE. WITHIN EACH OF THESE REGIONS THERE ARE TWO SOIL TYPES - THE CLAY LOAM AND SILT LOAM, EACH WITH ITS OWN DISTINCT CHARACTERISTICS.
Our clay soils swell when wet and shrink when dry; this is a key
differentiator of our wines. The natural water holding capacity of
our clay rich soils allows us to grow the grapes naturally without
This access to water, paired with the natural
fertility of the soils, creates ideal growing
conditions for sparkling wines.