At Church Road, we believe that exceptional comes from mastering the details of your craft and knowing when to trust your instinct. Our wines are meticulously crafted at every step of the winemaking journey at one of New Zealand's oldest wineries in Hawke's Bay. The end result is complex, structural wines that balance depth of flavour with layers of texture.
Church Road range
The Church Road range features complex wines that marry the ripe, distinctive fruit characteristics of Hawke's Bay grapes with the subtle nuances obtained from traditional winemaking techniques.
Available in Merlot Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay, Pinot Gris, Syrah, Sauvignon Blanc, Rosé.
McDonald Series wines are complex, textural and full of character. They are a celebration of the vision and entrepreneurial spirit of founder Tom McDonald considered as one of the pioneers of Bordeaux style wines in New Zealand.
Available in Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay, Pinot Gris, Syrah, Sauvignon Blanc.
Church Road Grand Reserve wines are produced only in great vintages. The very best low-cropping vineyard blocks are targeted for selective hand-harvesting to yield wines with the greatest possible flavour, depth and concentration. In the winery these wines are made using small batch, traditional winemaking techniques that emphasise texture, structure and subtle complexity, while still letting the fruit shine through.
Available in Cabernet Sauvignon Merlot, Syrah, Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc.
Tom McDonald was a passionate winemaker and one of the earliest pioneers of quality winemaking in New Zealand. Produced only in outstanding vintages, TOM wines are of the most exceptional character and quality. Wearing the TOM label is our tribute to one of New Zealand's great winemaking legends.
Available in Merlot Cabernet Sauvignon, Syrah and Chardonnay.