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Loff Hagen Drive | Waipara, Waipara 8270, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 June 2014

Had a great time tasting at this winery. Enjoyed the Riesling and especially enjoyed the Port. Very nice on a cold night.

Thank rayred62
Reviewed 14 April 2014

Was our favourite vineyard tasting.Even got shown how they plunge the wine and tasted freshly picked pinot noir juice.

Thank Neville R
Reviewed 3 March 2014

Very good wines, locally grown and created here. Served by the owners make the tastings so helpful. Spent an enjoyable hour here with one other customer knowledgeable as well. Gerwurztraminer was considered outstanding, the Pinot noir, tasty and drinkable now, fruity and floral

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Reviewed 17 September 2013 via mobile

When passing through I generally make a point of visiting. The wine tasting is a good experience and informative. Make sure you try the Port - one of the main reasons I am a big fan of Torlesse!

Thank TheSnakebite
Reviewed 30 July 2013

This is one of the few wineries in Waipara where you are often served by the winemakers. They are passionate about what they do and work hard at it. Well worth a visit.

Thank Julian B
Reviewed 21 July 2013

Maggie (the co owner) is very friendly and helpful. Even Packaged and couriered our purchases back to Auckland. Torlesse wines are good value.

Thank monty339
Reviewed 27 May 2013

having tried the Gerwitz at Robbies i went to see where it comes from & had a great tasting with the winemaker & i hope that he can make some in roads to having available through the north island with Foodies so we can enjoy...More

Thank ian h
Reviewed 3 May 2013

We are a family of 7 (3 children - 2 spouses) and had the lucky chance to visit the Torlesse Wine location in New Zealand in April, 2013. We found the winemaker, Kym Rayner in a good mood and he toured us around the operation,...More

Thank Mike H
Reviewed 13 March 2013

Native plantings around the swale, well laid out and presented cellar door and the host was pretty good too. Only got 3 bottles - a mistake!

Thank karenandtim
Reviewed 7 November 2012

Comprehensive selection of good and well-priced wines produced on the premises. Friendly and knowledgeable management are on hand to explain and advise whilst providing you with free tastings of most wines in an attractive tasting room. Give them a go - good experience !

Thank WorldWideKiwi
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