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Experience the Hop 'n Grape Winemaker Winemaker's Tour
What is the experience?
Get an inside look at the wine making process on this full day Winemaker's tour. Guided by an experienced winemaker you’ll be taken behind-the-scenes to a modern winery where you’ll have the chance to hear about the history of viticulture, how the grapes are processed and fermented, and the impact different soils have on different wines.
You’ll taste grape juice fresh from the press, sample a young pinot noir from the barrel or even try freshly filtered sauvignon blanc. Learn to distinguish the flavours in a variety of different wines Discover between 4-6 local wineries and stop for a gourmet lunch at a renowned winery restaurant. Perfectly suited to those wanting to come away with a deeper understanding of the process as well as trying some of New Zealand’s award-winning wine.
You’ll also have the opportunity to do a cheese tasting, olive oil tasting visit to Makana Chocolate Shop.
Where is it located?
Located in beautiful Marlborough, this tour takes you all over New Zealand most productive wine region, home of many of our most famous sauvignon blancs.
Marlborough is New Zealand's sunniest region, making it the perfect place to grow grapes.