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Obsidian Vineyard

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Found ourselves a tasty drop

Came upon Obsidian after wandering over the hill of the wine trail. It was quite a warm day, so a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
StevieOC
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Melbourne, Australia
Must try winery

Made the trip to Waiheke specifically for wine tasting. The hop on hop off is a great way to hit... read more

Reviewed 14 July 2018
ChrisBinRB
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Rehoboth Beach, Delaware
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good29%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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Obsidian wines are the true embodiment of their place of origin. Every exquisite glass of Obsidian speaks of this unique terroir, encapsulating not only the character of the weathered soils at Onetangi, home to Obsidian's vineyard on Waiheke Island...more
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Te Makiri Road, Onetangi, Auckland, Waiheke Island 1081, New Zealand
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 3 December 2012

We have visited this vineyard several times over the past few years and will always go back and often take friends. It has a lovely rustic and friendly atmosphere, the wines have always been superb and we love the friendly service and wine knowledge of...More

2  Thank NikkiH2013
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 26 November 2017

this place may win awards for its wines, but not sure that transpires into there wine tours. very disappointed, with a lacklustre approach to the wine tasting experience. should look at the Casita Miro for a better experienceMore

1  Thank andyjsparkes
Alex v, General Manager at Obsidian Vineyard, responded to this reviewResponded 18 December 2017

Hi andyjsparkes, Thank you very much for taking the time to give feedback on your time at Obsidian, we are very sorry to hear you didn't experience the winery to the fullest- it is an extremely busy time of year and we've strived to get...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Came upon Obsidian after wandering over the hill of the wine trail. It was quite a warm day, so a sit in the breeze and a tasting were just the ticket. Our host was informative and not overbearing giving us space to simply be and...More

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Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

Made the trip to Waiheke specifically for wine tasting. The hop on hop off is a great way to hit many of the fine wineries. But, Obsidian stood out above the others. First was Charlotte and her knowledge and presentation of the wines. Then there...More

1  Thank ChrisBinRB
Reviewed 20 May 2018

We were recommended to visit this winery for wine tasting by another winery, and we weren't disappointed. The wines are divine, the staff friendly and very knowledgeable. This is a down to earth place, no real frills , a little rustic. We took a taxi...More

1  Thank dcm4275
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

This place appears rustic but amazing!! The reserve wines were outstanding and a lovely “county” venue. Well worth the visit! Fab wines

Thank parisnellie
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

This vineyard had some lovely wines. You pay for tasting but you get to choose the ones you’d like to taste from the menu, which is nice. The service was great as well, our host was lovely and knowledgeable. We didn’t eat here so I...More

1  Thank Laurenmadeley
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

The gentleman delivering the wine tasting was a bit young and must have been newer to the role. His speaking was a bit rehearsed and he had a little more background to share but overall I wasn’t overly impressed. The Syrah....however was excellent!

Thank 957bradm
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

A great little spot for sitting and sipping great wine! No restaurant here (just a heads up) but really good wine- worth popping in and checking out.

1  Thank Claire_Beyers
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

Lovely peaceful setting, great service and really nice wines. Highly recommend. Syrah was a favourite with us.

1  Thank ke79
Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

One of the smaller places with lovely service, great atmosphere and excellent wines. The ten dollar tasting was great. One of our favourites. Recommended.

1  Thank UrbaneForker
Reviewed 19 March 2018

I have stopped here twice on my wine tour and i also brought my family here. Wine is very good, reasonably priced. Staff is always very willing to chat about the wines. Overall not as busy as some of the other places closer to the...More

Thank Eric P
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