Birch Boletes – autumn harvesting has begun at Neudorf. These delicious fungi only grow under birch trees and they made their first appearance on Saturday. Sliced and tossed in butter and garlic. The impressive orange ones are Saffron Milkcaps from…

El Niño has rewarded us with a drier than normal summer, good heat to ripen the flavours, and cool nights to retain the acidity. The dodgy weather at flowering has left us with little crop reduction required, and the grapes…

Our long standing admiration for fine Chablis led to this iteration of Neudorf Chardonnay. We took the first 25 rows of Mendoza Chardonnay from Rosie’s block and fermented it (wild yeast) in a stainless tank. The young wine was transferred with light lees to older puncheons…

Roger Jones from the famous “Harrow” at Little Bedwyn in the UK has been in New Zealand as a guest of NZ Winegrowers. Blogging of his visit, Roger tip’s his hat to the impressive world class wines of our region.

From Raymond Chan’s Featured Review: “Tim and Judy Finn have an incomparable track record with Chardonnay in New Zealand, making wines from the variety since 1981. The Neudorf Moutere Chardonnay is arguably this country’s finest example. I rated the 2011…

The Family of XII is launching a case of magnificent wine for the UK Christmas. NZ High Commissioner Sir Lockwood Smith will be in attendance at the launch at The Penthouse, New Zealand House later this month Perfect timing and…

James Suckling – one of the US’s most respected wine writers has just completed an overview of New Zealand with help from Nick Stock from Australia. Neudorf heaped some serious points – 96 for the Neudorf Moutere Pinot Noir 2012,…

Jamie Goode reviews a couple of newly released international wine guides. The 2014 edition of Hugh Johnson’s Wine Guide gives four NZ wineries the highest rating of Four Stars – Stonyridge, Te Mata, Millton and Neudorf. Oz Clarke’s 2014 edition gives…

“Neudorf Moutere Pinot Noir 2012 is absolutely sensational, black raspberry & violets, so concentrated and complex, alluring balsamic and dried herb nuances, oozes class, seriously structured pinot, has to be one of NZ’s best and perhaps pinot of the vintage,…

October 8th. Neudorf’s Todd Stevens pouring his wines to match the gorgeous, elegant food of Cocoro in Ponsonby.  Described as a “gentle and wonderful experience”, Cocoro is Japanese for “ from the heart”. Just like our wines. This evening will…

We start our summer season with Babyshakes – we are tickled pink to have them kick off the 2014 Nelson Arts Festival at Neudorf, Saturday October 18th 2.00 pm. “Babyshakes are the best damn rhythm and blues band you will…

Michael Cooper’s Wine Buyers Guide – Super Classics: Neudorf Moutere Chardonnay, Neudorf Moutere Pinot Noir and Neudorf Home Vineyard Pinot Noir. – Five Stars for Neudorf Chardonnay, Pinot, Pinot Gris and Riesling. Nice work boys.  

From Curtis Marsh aka The Wandering Palate. “Liberated last bottle of Neudorf Moutere Pinot Reserve 1999 from Paul Pretty’s cellar, incredible secondary complexities still lively 14years on. The wine spoke for itself, wonderful warm cedar forest-floor, deep black cherry, tamarillo,…

Neudorf Moutere Pinot Noir 2011 “Just 750 cases of this were made. Ambient yeast and all the trimmings. Bright crimson – relatively dark for a Pinot Noir. Still quite youthful. Very fine freshness and savour. A real tingle of excitement…

Huon Hooke names Neudorf Sauvignon Blanc 2012  as Best Import in SMH – “Spine tingling steely savvy with less pungent aromatics  than the norm. It is in lemongrass and lemon juice spectrum. It’s intense in the mouth and refined in…

Oz Clarke’s Wine Book 2013 says “Neudorf makes some of New Zealand’s most stylish and sought-after wines, including gorgeous creamy textured Chardonnay and rich but scented Pinot Noir”. He names Neudorf as a Best Producer for  Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Riesling…

Neudorf’s cellar door is closed weekends until Spring. However we are still open Monday to Friday and you are welcome to bring a winter picnic. We have wool rugs on hand. And of course you can buy Neudorf wine 24…

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