Hunter’s Wines

Established by Irishman, the late Ernie Hunter in 1979, Hunter’s is one of New Zealand’s best known wineries and a recognised pioneer of the Marlborough wine industry. Led by the ‘First Lady’ of New Zealand wine, Jane Hunter, CNZM, OBE, Hunter’s have the reputation of consistently producing the highest quality wines year after year.

Through Jane’s determination, the talents of Chief Winemaker, Gary Duke and dedication of General Manager Peter Macdonald, Hunter’s classically styled, elegant wines continue to accumulate awards and credibility around the globe in recognition of Hunter’s commitment to founder Ernie Hunter’s early philosophy of ‘Quality not Quantity’.

Hunter’s produce a range of wines including bottle fermented sparkling wine MiruMiru (Maori for Bubbles), Gewurztraminer, Pinot Gris, Riesling, Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc and Pinot Noir from their Sustainable Wine Growing New Zealand accredited winery and vineyards.


Gary Duke

Cellar Door

We welcome you to come and meet our friendly and knowledgeable team who can retell the history of Hunter's Wines. The team will guide you through our range of internationally acclaimed, award winning wines and varietals.

Opening Hours:
7 days per week 9:30am – 4:30pm
Closed on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and Good Friday

603 Rapaura Road

P: +64 3 572 8489