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The Top 50 Gold medal-winning Merlot!

We are delighted to share that our delicious Allan Scott 2020 Hawkes Bay Merlot has won GOLD in the New World Wine Awards 2021 and made it to the Top 50 wines! The wines were judged using the same internationally recognised 100-point system used at other leading wine shows, which benchmarks entries against what a […]

Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc of a new kind

Sauvignon Blanc has put New Zealand winemaking on the map, and we are proud of how far we have come in the last 50 years. Back then, planting wines in Marlborough was unheard of, and today we would like to carry the legacy and let you try Sauvignon Blanc from a very unique part of […]

Marlborough Apprentice 2021

We are very excited to have entered The Hits Marlborough Apprentice competition with NMIT.⁠⁠ ⁠⁠ We’d love for you to come to join us at Moa Brewery this Friday at 3.30 pm to cheer on our apprentice Jono and have a glass with us.⁠⁠ ⁠⁠ Meet our Apprentice Jono Poswillo About the Apprentice Some say […]

What is Rosé Wine?

Following in the footsteps of our European counterparts, New Zealand has seen a resurgence in the popularity of the Rosé style of wine. Some would say it is due to the simplicity of the wine style, and the sense of fun associated. The majority of New Zealand’s Rosé is made from Pinot Noir, though a […]

Freshest Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc Vintage 2021

We would like to invite you to join the International Sauvignon Blanc Day celebration by raising a glass this weekend with the freshest drop! We are beyond excited to share Marlborough 2021 Sauvignon Blanc straight off the bottling line.  Winemakers have done a fantastic job over the last couple of months, working day & night. The wine […]

Allan Scott wrapped-up Vintage 2021

With the 2021 harvest completed and grapes safely tucked away in tanks, we let our winemakers do their thing and treat us with new vintage wine in a couple of months time 🥂 Vintage 2021 was a normal growing season compared to last year’s uncertainty, except for harvest commencing early and finishing right before the […]

Sauvignon Blanc in the global TOP 100 wines

Allan Scott Sauvignon Blanc Marlborough 2020 Named in Wine Spectator’s Top 100 Wines of 2020 —Top 100 Wines Revealed at WineSpectator.com— Wine Spectator, the world’s leading authority on wine, has announced Allan Scott Sauvignon Blanc Marlborough 2020 has been named the #23 wine in this year’s list of the Top 100 Wines. The full list […]

Bob’s affinity with Central Otago

Perhaps like Bob Campbell you’ll agree that the Scott Base range of wine stands above the rest. Recent reviews scored the Scott Base Emperor Methode Traditionnelle in the Top Rank of all NV Sparkling Chardonnay’s in New Zealand with 95 points and a Gold medal. This places the delicious Methode Traditionnelle above Cloudy Bay Pelorus […]

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 […]