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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 […]

Appointment of Chief Executive, Mr Darrell O’Brien

The Board of Allan Scott Family Winemakers is pleased to announce the appointment of Darrell O’Brien to the newly created position of Chief Executive of the Allan Scott Companies. The appointment of Darrell “is an important progression for the Allan Scott Companies” commented founder Allan Scott, “as Darrell will lead the company through the strategic […]

Roles Vacant

One of the first independent wineries to be established in Marlborough in 1990, Allan Scott Family Winemakers has made a name in this highly competitive industry. With deep family roots, it is an iconic brand, with an enduring passion for the products and the experience created with each wine. Allan Scott Family Winemakers is currently seeking […]

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 […]

An award winning 2016

2016 saw success both internationally and domestically for Allan Scott Wines. Check out the accolades. Air New Zealand Wine Awards The Air New Zealand Wine Awards is the premier wine competition in New Zealand. Each year, the finest wines from across the country are discovered from almost 1,500 entries. Award winners were announced in October, […]