Being a boutique vineyard most of our premium wines are limited release and only available through our Cellar Door, Bistro, Luxury Retreats and our website. Our fruit is selectively picked to ensure optimum quality and ripeness, our artisan winemaking philosophy produces wines of depth, character and cellaring ability that has been rewarded with a string of accolades over the years. Below you will find information on our current release wine, also options for Wine Tasting at Black Barn.
Whether you're a wine professional or an avid enthusiast we have tasting options to suit.
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Many of these wines are only available directly from us and not through retailers or restaurants. Orders are for a minimum total of three bottles and from there on, in multiples of six. However, you are free to mix and match the wines you choose to make up your boxes of six. Oh, and you can also order the 'Black Barn Book' which includes free shipping within NZ.
Crisp and refreshing. Citrus florals, melon and a flinty mineral note.
Available Cellar door, Bistro and Website only.
Violet florals, a subtle white spice note with an intergrated Oak background.
Vibrant fruit, gentle tannins and soft acidity give a lingering finish.
Chardonnay is Black Barn's most awarded wine.
Our new release Chardonnay is no exception.
Crisp, medium-bodied, elegant Chardonnay with struck flint, mineral, citrus, grapefruit, white peach and smoky oak flavours. The wine has an appealingly ethereal texture and a lengthy finish.
Capturing the spirit of Hawke’s Bay and Black Barn through text and Poetry by Gregory O’Brien and Jenny Bornholdt and outstanding imagery by Brian Culy, this book was two years in the making.
Includes free shipping within NZ.
Summer just wouldn't be Summer without a glass of Black Barn Rosé.
Pale with clean, crisp characters!
Last years limited release Rosé magnum was so popular we've decided to release a 2018 magnum.
Exclusive to Cellar door and website.
Aromas of fresh nashi pear, citrus blossom and a hint of ginger layered with a hint of creme brulee. The rich, full palate reveals fleshy succulent fleshy notes with a finely textured balance leading into a long finish. A crafted fine food wine.
Summer just wouldn't be Summer without a glass of Black Barn Rosé. Pale with clean, crisp characters perfect for summer! It is made from our premium Merlot grapes in front of Rush Cottage. Limit of 4 dozen per order.
Rarely made but highly sought after, this ‘Amber’ Wine is an excellent example of our continued evolution as an artisan winegrower. A co-ferment of Viognier and Pinto Gris, the result is a wine of depth, uncompromised quality and complexity. Aromas of Turkish delight, fleshy apricot and underlying floral notes. The palate has fine tannins, excellent acid balance and a long finish from extended time on skins.
Enjoy with meals you’d match red wine with.
One of the famous Spanish varieties. The Black Barn 2014 Tempranillo is a beautiful earthy wine with character and cellaring potential. It displays red plum and berry characters with seductive tannins and soft acidity. Perfect with red meat dishes. Limited release & one of the best yet!
By careful selection this Non – Vintage sparkling blend displays complexity on the nose, has a rich mouth filling texture that is harmonious, with a lingering finish. Enjoy – either as a celebration of something special, or simply as an aperitif before a meal.