Tag Archives: Reviews and Awards

Robert Parker Reviews Mountford 2008 Vintage and Boy Are We Excited

The Robert Parker Wine Advocate reviews of Mountford’s 2008 (which is our soon to be released vintage) are out. There has been giddy excitement here yesterday as this is the first full from start to finish vintage for Kees and … Continue reading

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Trendy Blending

Yesterday our wine was reviewed by Jo Burzynska in The Herald. Here is what was said about the Mountford Estate Hommage a l’ Alsace: “The last year has seen the emergence of a number of aromatic white blends, and this … Continue reading

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Flying Under The Pinot Radar

This week Warren Barton wrote an article about the January visit of Matthew Dukes and Tyson Stelzer and included a review of some of Mountford’s wines. Warren gives a great overview of the history and current size and plans of … Continue reading

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Matthew Dukes Wine Of The Week

There are very few wineries which have yet to be ‘discovered’ these days, particularly in the pinot noir field (the most difficult and sensitive of all), but I can say for certain that Mountford is teetering on the edge of superstardom. Continue reading

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TizWines 169 wine aromatic tasting

TizWine did an aromatic wines tasting and there were 169 wines tried, reviewed and rated. Mountford’s Riche Riesling was given 4.5 stars out of 5. Here is the review: “The tasting notes that Mountford supplied with this wine were somewhat … Continue reading

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Mountford Estate – Putting Waipara On The Map.

Recently Kathryn received an email from Niklas from Sweden who is… well read his email to get an introduction to him and then, if you like follow the link to his blog Mise en bouteille to get a slightly different … Continue reading

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John Hawksby Review of 2010 Pinot Noir Conference

We recently participated in the Pinot Noir 2010 conference, also in attendance was John Hawskby who had this to say in the Canvas magazine from the Weekend Herald March 20th 2010 edition.

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