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Spectacular review for Sauvignon!

Allan Scott Family Winemakers are extremely excited to have received 90 points for the 2018 Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc. This is the second year in a row the Allan Scott Estate Sauvignon Blanc has received praise from the highly acclaimed magazine. Josh Scott, who leads the Winemaking team, says “It’s really important to us that we […]

New Chef at Twelve Trees

Twelve Trees Vineyard Restaurant at Allan Scott Family Winemakers is excited to welcome Maree Connolly as the newly appointed Executive Chef. Maree is a stalwart of the Marlborough culinary scene and is renowned and respected by many for her fervent vision for food. Enthusiastically supporting local suppliers, she brings a dynamic and innovative energy to […]

Birthdays, promotions, Fridays! For everyday celebrations, or celebrations everyday…

Introducing the Cecilia Collection Just in time for spring – a cause to celebrate in itself, Allan Scott Family Winemakers are excited to showcase the refreshed look of the Cecilia Collection of Méthode Traditionnelle wines. Named fondly after Allan’s wife, Catherine Cecilia Scott; Cecilia’s consistent high quality has earned it a place as one of […]

Allan Scott wines are going vegan

Innovation and listening to our consumers are two things we pride ourselves on at Allan Scott, and with the 2018 vintage starting to roll out of the winery, it is a great time to make some changes. Senior Winemaker Bruce Abbott knows too well about selecting food and drinks based on what you can eat. […]

Raving review for Allan Scott Cecilia Methode Traditionnelle

The Allan Scott Cecilia Methode Traditionnelle has received a great review from Cameron Douglas MS. Standing tall against some top Champagnes, this Methode Traditionnelle made from Marlborough grapes is well worth a taste! Check out the full review here . A sophisticated Methode Traditionnelle style wine made from predominantly Chardonnay blended with Pinot Noir. Silkily sparkling, […]

Sweet success for the Scotts

Raising the glass not once, twice but four times, Allan Scott Family Winemakers is toasting a number of shiny additions to the pool room after a successful awards season. The team’s first win was at the Royal Easter Show and Cuisine wine awards, with gold, 4 stars and “recommended by” honours for their 2017 Riesling […]

Introducing Generations Gewürztraminer

It’s been described as complex, soapy and generally over the top, however Allan Scott’s take on the often misunderstood Gewürztraminer is set to change perceptions and prove that New Zealand-produced Gewürz is a wine of top international quality. The newest member of the exclusive Generations range, Allan Scott Family  Winemakers’ latest release Gewürztraminer has a […]

Understanding the clones in the Pinot Project

Unsure about the term ‘clones’ in the new Pinot Project? Don’t worry you’re not alone!  In this world first case, the clones are quite simply three varieties of Pinot Noir grapes that, by expressing individual characteristics, provide unique flavour profiles to make their own distinctive taste. Click on the images of the grapes below to […]

The Pinot Project: how will you blend yours?

For anyone who thinks they have the midas touch required to become one of only 230 master sommeliers worldwide, the Scott Base ‘Pinot Project’ provides all the ingredients to finesse the vintner’s craft. Applicable for both wine buffs and novices alike, the team from Allan Scott Family Winemakers is providing pinot-loving Kiwis with the unique […]