The Very Best Wines from Hawke's Bay

Otto's Constant Dream 2008 Syrah (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Syrah , New Zealand

87

points

Mills Reef 2012 Gimblett Gravels Reserve Merlot-Malbec (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Merlot-Malbec , New Zealand

87

points

Babich 2011 The Patriarch Premium Red (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Bordeaux-style Red Blend , New Zealand

87

points

Mills Reef 2014 Reserve Sauvignon Blanc (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Sauvignon Blanc , New Zealand

87

points

Maimai 2013 Sauvignon Blanc (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Sauvignon Blanc , New Zealand

88

points

Te Mata 2014 Elston Chardonnay (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Chardonnay , New Zealand

88

points

Squawking Magpie 2014 Stoned Crow Gimblett Gravels Syrah (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Syrah , New Zealand

91

points

Trinity Hill 2014 Gimblett Gravels Syrah (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Syrah , New Zealand

91

points

Te Mata 2014 Coleraine Red (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Bordeaux-style Red Blend , New Zealand

94

points

Villa Maria 2011 Reserve Gimblett Gravels Syrah (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Syrah , New Zealand

92

points

Stone Paddock 2007 Sauvignon Blanc (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Sauvignon Blanc , New Zealand

85

points

Te Awa 2007 Chardonnay (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Chardonnay , New Zealand

90

points

Craggy Range 2007 Sophia Gimblett Gravels Red (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Bordeaux-style Red Blend , New Zealand

92

points

Trinity Hill 2007 The Gimblett Red (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Bordeaux-style Red Blend , New Zealand

92

points

Te Awa 2004 Zone 2 Syrah (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Syrah , New Zealand

88

points

Craggy Range 2014 Le Sol Gimblett Gravels Syrah (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Syrah , New Zealand

93

points

Trinity Hill 2014 The Gimblett Gimblett Gravels Red (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Bordeaux-style Red Blend , New Zealand

92

points

Gunn Estate 2007 Silistria Syrah (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Syrah , New Zealand

87

points

Craggy Range 2010 Te Kahu Gimblett Gravels Vineyard Merlot-Cabernet Franc-Cabernet Sauvignon-Malbec Red (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Bordeaux-style Red Blend , New Zealand

87

points

Mission Estate 2010 Syrah (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Syrah , New Zealand

87

points

Church Road 2007 Reserve Cabernet Merlot (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Cabernet Merlot , New Zealand

90

points

Villa Maria 2007 Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon-Merlot (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Cabernet Sauvignon-Merlot , New Zealand

90

points

Craggy Range 2011 Te Kahu Gimblett Gravels Vineyard Merlot-Cabernet Franc-Cabernet Sauvignon-Malbec Red (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Bordeaux-style Red Blend , New Zealand

89

points

Decibel 2013 Single Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Sauvignon Blanc , New Zealand

87

points

Maimai 2013 Syrah (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Syrah , New Zealand

88

points

Newton Forrest Estate 2013 Cornerstone Gimblett Gravels Red (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Bordeaux-style Red Blend , New Zealand

92

points

Mills Reef 2001 Reserve Sauvignon Blanc (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Sauvignon Blanc , New Zealand

88

points

Villa Maria 2000 Private Bin Cabernet Sauvignon-Merlot (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Cabernet Sauvignon-Merlot , New Zealand

88

points

Mission Estate 2013 Jewelstone Syrah (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Syrah , New Zealand

92

points

Mills Reef 2009 Gimblett Gravels Reserve Merlot-Malbec (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Merlot-Malbec , New Zealand

89

points

Sacred Hill 2013 Deerstalkers Syrah (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Syrah , New Zealand

92

points

Vidal 2014 Reserve Gimblett Gravels Syrah (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Syrah , New Zealand

92

points

Paritua 2007 21▪12 Red (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Bordeaux-style Red Blend , New Zealand

88

points

Sileni 2009 Cellar Selection Pinot Noir (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Pinot Noir , New Zealand

82

points

Clearview 2009 Endeavour Chardonnay (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Chardonnay , New Zealand

92

points

Craggy Range 2007 Le Sol Gimblett Gravels Syrah (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Syrah , New Zealand

91

points

Clearview 2011 Te Awanga Chardonnay (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Chardonnay , New Zealand

89

points

Mission Estate 2010 Jewelstone Merlot-Cabernet Franc (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Merlot-Cabernet Franc , New Zealand

89

points

Te Mata 2014 Cape Crest Sauvignon Blanc (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Sauvignon Blanc , New Zealand

91

points

Decibel 2011 Malbec (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Malbec , New Zealand

88

points

Esk Valley 2002 Riesling (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Riesling , New Zealand

90

points

Mills Reef 2010 Elspeth Gimblett Gravels Syrah (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Syrah , New Zealand

91

points

Sacred Hill 2014 Chardonnay (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Chardonnay , New Zealand

87

points

Cypress 2013 Syrah (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Syrah , New Zealand

91

points

Villa Maria 2009 Private Bin Merlot-Cabernet Sauvignon-Cabernet Franc-Malbec Red (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Bordeaux-style Red Blend , New Zealand

87

points

Kate Radburnd 2015 Berry Burst Rosé (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Rosé , New Zealand

85

points

Saint Clair 2006 Vicar's Choice Merlot (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Merlot , New Zealand

87

points

Esk Valley 2001 Sauvignon Blanc (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Sauvignon Blanc , New Zealand

89

points

Coopers Creek 2013 Pinot Noir (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Pinot Noir , New Zealand

85

points

Stonecroft 2000 Chardonnay (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Chardonnay , New Zealand

89

points

Craggy Range 2007 Kidnappers Vineyard Chardonnay (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Chardonnay , New Zealand

88

points

Trinity Hill 2010 Homage Syrah (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Syrah , New Zealand

93

points

Crossroads 2010 Winemaker's Collection Syrah (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Syrah , New Zealand

90

points

Mills Reef 2013 Reserve Sauvignon Blanc (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Sauvignon Blanc , New Zealand

90

points

CJ Pask 2005 Gimblett Road Syrah (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Syrah , New Zealand

90

points

Craggy Range 2013 Single Vineyard Kidnappers Vineyard Chardonnay (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Chardonnay , New Zealand

87

points

Kate Radburnd 2014 Berry Blush Rosé (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Rosé , New Zealand

88

points

Oyster Bay 2011 Merlot (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Merlot , New Zealand

86

points

Craggy Range 1999 Seven Poplars Vineyard Merlot (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Merlot , New Zealand

90

points

Sileni 2011 Cellar Selection Pinot Gris (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Pinot Gris , New Zealand

85

points

Te Mata 2013 Bullnose Syrah (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Syrah , New Zealand

92

points

Kate Radburnd 2014 Bud Burst Sauvignon Blanc (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Sauvignon Blanc , New Zealand

82

points

Babich 2010 The Patriarch Premium Red Wine Red (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Bordeaux-style Red Blend , New Zealand

93

points

Villa Maria 2010 Private Bin Unoaked Chardonnay (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Chardonnay , New Zealand

85

points

Craggy Range 2010 Sophia Gimblett Gravels Red (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Bordeaux-style Red Blend , New Zealand

91

points

Esk Valley 2013 Winemaker Reserve Gimblett Gravels Syrah (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Syrah , New Zealand

93

points

Clearview 2007 Old Olive Block Red (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Bordeaux-style Red Blend , New Zealand

89

points

Craggy Range 2008 Gimblett Gravels Vineyard Syrah (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Syrah , New Zealand

89

points

Trinity Hill 2013 Gimblett Gravels The Gimblett Red (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Bordeaux-style Red Blend , New Zealand

90

points

Matariki 2000 Late Harvest Riesling (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Riesling , New Zealand

87

points

Mission Estate 2013 Syrah (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Syrah , New Zealand

87

points

Trinity Hill 2013 Gimblett Gravels Syrah (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Syrah , New Zealand

93

points

Squawking Magpie 2013 SQM Gimblett Gravels Cabernets/Merlot Red (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Bordeaux-style Red Blend , New Zealand

93

points

Craggy Range 2013 Le Sol Gimblett Gravels Syrah (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Syrah , New Zealand

93

points

Pask 2013 Gimblett Gravels Merlot (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Merlot , New Zealand

89

points

Maimai 2011 Merlot-Malbec (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Merlot-Malbec , New Zealand

86

points

Paritua 2007 Syrah (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Syrah , New Zealand

88

points

Cypress 2013 Terraces Chardonnay (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Chardonnay , New Zealand

92

points

Caroline Bay 2000 Cabernet Sauvignon (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Cabernet Sauvignon , New Zealand

85

points

Esk Valley 2015 Gimblett Gravels Merlot-Cabernet Sauvignon-Malbec-Cabernet Franc Red (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Bordeaux-style Red Blend , New Zealand

89

points

Curious Cove 2007 Unoaked Chardonnay (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Chardonnay , New Zealand

85

points

Trinity Hill 2013 Pinot Noir (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Pinot Noir , New Zealand

90

points

Matariki 2008 Aspire Sauvignon Blanc (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Sauvignon Blanc , New Zealand

85

points

Craggy Range 2007 Les Beaux Cailloux Gimblett Gravels Chardonnay (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Chardonnay , New Zealand

91

points

Trinity Hill 2013 Homage Syrah (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Syrah , New Zealand

95

points

Sacred Hill 2014 Deerstalkers Syrah (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Syrah , New Zealand

93

points

Villa Maria 2014 Reserve Gimblett Gravels Merlot (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Merlot , New Zealand

93

points

Lime Rock 2013 Pinot Noir (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Pinot Noir , New Zealand

89

points

Unison Vineyard 2008 Syrah (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Syrah , New Zealand

87

points

Te Awa 2007 Cabernet Sauvignon-Merlot (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Cabernet Sauvignon-Merlot , New Zealand

91

points

Craggy Range 2010 Le Sol Gimblett Gravels Syrah (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Syrah , New Zealand

92

points

Te Awa 2009 Left Field Chardonnay (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Chardonnay , New Zealand

85

points

Craggy Range 2008 C3 Kidnappers Vineyard Chardonnay (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Chardonnay , New Zealand

85

points

Craggy Range 2014 Sophia Gimblett Gravels Red (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Bordeaux-style Red Blend , New Zealand

91

points

Matariki 2008 Sauvignon Blanc (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Sauvignon Blanc , New Zealand

88

points

Mission Estate 2011 Syrah (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Syrah , New Zealand

87

points

Te Awa 2013 Single Estate Gimblett Gravels Syrah (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Syrah , New Zealand

92

points

Te Mata 2013 Coleraine Red (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Bordeaux-style Red Blend , New Zealand

92

points

Te Mata 2013 Cape Crest Sauvignon Blanc (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Sauvignon Blanc , New Zealand

93

points

Te Awa 2007 Syrah (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Syrah , New Zealand

89

points

Caroline Bay 2000 Chardonnay (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Chardonnay , New Zealand

86

points

Clearview 2009 Reserve Chardonnay (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Chardonnay , New Zealand

90

points

Maimai 2011 Syrah (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Syrah , New Zealand

86

points

Mission Estate 2010 Chardonnay (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Chardonnay , New Zealand

88

points

Paritua 2014 Syrah (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Syrah , New Zealand

94

points

Villa Maria 2010 Reserve Gimblett Gravels Merlot (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Merlot , New Zealand

92

points

Trinity Hill 2011 The Trinity Red (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Bordeaux-style Red Blend , New Zealand

87

points

Villa Maria 2013 Single Vineyard Braided Gravels Merlot (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Merlot , New Zealand

92

points

Stonecroft 2014 Crofters Gimblett Gravels Syrah (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Syrah , New Zealand

89

points

Elephant Hill 2014 Syrah (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Syrah , New Zealand

92

points

Dry River 2006 Te Awa Merlot (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Merlot , New Zealand

88

points

Mission Estate 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Cabernet Sauvignon , New Zealand

89

points

Te Awa 2006 Boundary Red (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Red Blend , New Zealand

89

points

Squawking Magpie 2014 SQM Gimblett Gravels Cabernets/Merlot Red (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Bordeaux-style Red Blend , New Zealand

95

points

Trinity Hill 2010 The Gimblett Gimblett Gravels Red (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Bordeaux-style Red Blend , New Zealand

91

points

Trinity Hill 2011 Gimblett Gravels Syrah (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Syrah , New Zealand

91

points

Oyster Bay 2014 Merlot (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Merlot , New Zealand

89

points

Esk Valley 2014 Gimblett Gravels Merlot-Cabernet Sauvignon-Malbec-Cabernet Franc Red (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Bordeaux-style Red Blend , New Zealand

92

points

William Murdoch 2014 Omine Secundo Syrah (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Syrah , New Zealand

91

points

Kim Crawford 2014 Small Parcels Wild Grace Chardonnay (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Chardonnay , New Zealand

91

points

Mills Reef 2011 Elspeth Cabernet Merlot (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Cabernet Merlot , New Zealand

90

points

Esk Valley 2011 Gimblett Gravels Merlot-Cabernet Sauvignon-Malbec Red (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Bordeaux-style Red Blend , New Zealand

90

points

Babich 2010 Irongate Red (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Bordeaux-style Red Blend , New Zealand

90

points

Craggy Range 2015 Te Kahu Gimblett Gravels Red (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Bordeaux-style Red Blend , New Zealand

89

points

Monowai 2016 Sauvignon Blanc (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Sauvignon Blanc , New Zealand

86

points

Rod McDonald Wines 2017 Mister Sauvignon Blanc (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Sauvignon Blanc , New Zealand

87

points

Te Mata 2016 Gamay Noir (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Gamay Noir , New Zealand

89

points

Craggy Range 2015 Sophia Gimblett Gravels Red (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Bordeaux-style Red Blend , New Zealand

88

points

Te Mata 2015 Awatea Red (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Bordeaux-style Red Blend , New Zealand

87

points

Te Mata 2015 Cape Crest Sauvignon Blanc (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Sauvignon Blanc , New Zealand

90

points

Glazebrook 2016 040°S-177°E Regional Reserve Chardonnay (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Chardonnay , New Zealand

88

points

Sileni 2015 Plateau Reserve Pinot Noir (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Pinot Noir , New Zealand

92

points

Trinity Hill 2015 Pinot Noir (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Pinot Noir , New Zealand

92

points

Trinity Hill 2014 Homage Syrah (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Syrah , New Zealand

91

points

Monowai 2017 Pinot Rosé (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Rosé , New Zealand

83

points

Kim Crawford 2016 Small Parcels Wild Grace Chardonnay (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Chardonnay , New Zealand

85

points

Monowai 2015 Upper Reaches Chardonnay (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Chardonnay , New Zealand

88

points

Esk Valley 2016 Chardonnay (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Chardonnay , New Zealand

89

points

Craggy Range 2017 Kidnappers Vineyard Chardonnay (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Chardonnay , New Zealand

88

points

Decibel 2016 Gimblett Gravels Malbec (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Malbec , New Zealand

86

points

Te Mata 2015 Elston Chardonnay (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Chardonnay , New Zealand

92

points

Decibel 2016 Crownthorpe Vineyard Rosé (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Rosé , New Zealand

86

points

Glazebrook 2016 041°S-174°E Regional Reserve Merlot (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Merlot , New Zealand

86

points

Rod McDonald Wines 2016 Mister Chardonnay (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Chardonnay , New Zealand

88

points

Decibel 2016 Crownthorpe Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Sauvignon Blanc , New Zealand

88

points

Villa Maria 2016 Private Bin Rosé (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Rosé , New Zealand

85

points

Giesen 2016 Chardonnay (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Chardonnay , New Zealand

87

points

Maimai 2014 Syrah (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Syrah , New Zealand

89

points

Oyster Bay 2016 Merlot (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Merlot , New Zealand

88

points

Esk Valley 2015 Chardonnay (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Chardonnay , New Zealand

88

points

Hawke's Bay Bordeaux-style Red Blend , New Zealand

92

points

Tablelands 2015 Pinot Gris (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Pinot Gris , New Zealand

86

points

Villa Maria 2015 Cellar Selection Merlot-Cabernet Sauvignon (Hawke's Bay)

Hawke's Bay Merlot-Cabernet Sauvignon , New Zealand

86

points