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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, […]

Chefs On Tour 2017

Following the success of the inaugural event in 2016, in which we raised almost $20,000 for KidsCan, we have teamed up with Cloudy Bay Clams to do it all again for this wonderful charity. On Friday 10 February (the night before the Marlborough Wine & Food Festival) the Allan Scott Courtyard and Gardens will be […]

Marlborough Man

A quintessentially kiwi story of an accidental wine industry trail blazer The true story of our local icon, Allan, is now for sale in retailers. From the planting of the first vines to the global success of New Zealand’s billion-dollar Sauvignon Blanc industry, Allan tells of his experience in the Marlborough wine industry. Don’t miss […]

A Pink and Sparkling Addition to Mother’s Day

Sparkling wines the world over have been named after female family members or veuves who ran well-established wineries. Following suit, the Allan Scott Family Winemakers (ASFW) Cecilia Rosé Méthode Traditionnelle Marlborough Brut NV playfully and lovingly nods to an exceptional member of the Scott family, Catherine Cecilia Scott, who alongside husband Allan planted the first […]

LEADING THE REVOLUTION IN RIESLING

Introducing the Gold medal-winning Allan Scott Family Winemakers Marlborough Riesling 2014. Move over Sauvignon, Marlborough has another wine varietal making waves in the white wine category. Stepping up to the winner’s plate at the recent 2015 Air New Zealand Wine Awards with two gold medals, Allan Scott Family Winemakers (ASFW) is proving that everything happens […]

Mixing Grape and Grain in Marlborough

Becoming a Cicerone is a lot of work, but Josh Scott is up to the challenge. Josh Scott talks beer snobs, supermarket wine, and reaching “peak hop”. By Don Kavanagh – wine-searcher.com   If you need something done, ask a busy person, they say. If that’s the case, feel free to pass on any important tasks […]

Craft Wine By Allan Scott Family Winemakers

  Looking for something a little more adventurous to choose from the wine list? Spring clean your palate and say cheers to the new range of Craft Wine by Allan Scott Family Winemakers. Created with the ingenuity and sense of adventure Kiwis are known for, Craft Wine by Allan Scott Family Winemakers is an exciting […]