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Foxes Island

15c Williamson Avenue | Ponsonby-Grey Lynn, Auckland Central, Auckland 1021, New Zealand
+64 9-378 1369
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Excellent wines

Excellent wines. Excellent service. Worth a quick walk down the block when in Ponsonby. Worth... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
drjandthemissus
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Dubai
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Sensational wine tasting experience in the heart of Auckland with wonderful passionate and knowledgeable people

Wine tasting at Foxes Island with Kelly Brown, or John Belsham is an extremely special occasion... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Carolyn M
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Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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Located in the heart of Ponsonby-Grey Lynn, Auckland, it's the only City Cellar Door in Auckland. Open for tasting & retail sales Monday to Saturday. Come meet the people behind the wines! Since 1992, Foxes Island has been producing world-class single vineyard wines with a dedicated focus to Pinot Noir. Wall Street Journal Top 10 NZ Pinot Noirs More than just wine - Live Well! Shop for bespoke crystal glassware including Zalto Denk'Art & Spiegelau. Euro Cave Wine Cellars, Jewelry & Aromatherapy from Halo Smith Art - originals & prints from respected NZ Artists, including Ross Jones, Westin Frizzell, Flox, Kylie Haynes, Sean Chen. Make a day of it and enjoy the restaurants and shops within a 5 minute walk.
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15c Williamson Avenue | Ponsonby-Grey Lynn, Auckland Central, Auckland 1021, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent wines. Excellent service. Worth a quick walk down the block when in Ponsonby. Worth making a trip.

Thank drjandthemissus
FoxesIsland, Director of Sales at Foxes Island, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

It was great to have you and pleased you are enjoying the wines - drop in anytime!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wine tasting at Foxes Island with Kelly Brown, or John Belsham is an extremely special occasion – Kelly and John have such specialised knowledge, experience and passion in the wine industry are an absolute delight. With such remarkable wines to taste, wonderful people, very interesting...More

Thank Carolyn M
FoxesIsland, Owner at Foxes Island, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Carolyn - We are glad you are enjoying the wines and the wine club! Looking forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 3 September 2017

A delightfully, modern space that is clean and lovely awaits! The staff are extremely helpful, and are more than happy to share tricks of the trade to help enhance your wine tasting experience.

Thank YoHaley
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

The owners of Foxes Island wines are the most wonderful people who love nothing better than to share their passion for life. And this shows im every aspect of the cellar door. The most amazing wines and experience. Love it

Thank Philip R
Reviewed 11 May 2017

I have finally found wines that are a pure please to drink and and place that I want to visit and pick it from. Just a complete pleasure package. Thank you Kelly for sharing the knowledge you have. Jeff

Thank Havana1987
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Everything at Foxes island breathes good taste, from their renowned wines to the décor and presentation. It is all a seamless delightful experience every time.

Thank ChristinaDuthil
Reviewed 22 January 2016

Friendly wine tasting experience from the winemaker himself! Tried 3 whites and 1 red, very unique and interesting flavours. Generous pours and a great cheese spread.

Thank Jason V
Reviewed 30 March 2015

The staff are really helpful and knowledgeable at the Cellar Door and if you are really lucky you may even get to meet the wine-maker. If you watch their website you may be able to experience one of their wonderful wine tastings where you will...More

1  Thank 23colours
Reviewed 7 September 2014

It is great to have an amazing winery have a cellar door in Auckland city. The staff at the cellar door have that "foxes" quality, incredibly knowledgeable, and witty. I love how you are able to taste their wines and admire the local artwork from...More

1  Thank 76Cat
Reviewed 28 July 2014

This should definitely be on your 'things to do in Auckland' list. The offer wine tastings in a beautiful tasting room with very knowledgable staff. Great location right off Ponsonby Road, couldn't be easier to sample the delights of Foxes Island.

3  Thank dmgrevers82
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