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Air New Zealand Wine Awards 2016

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Air New Zealand Wine Awards 2016 -30th Year ‘Diamond’ Celebration- Bald Hills 2014 Single Vineyard Pinot Noir won a Bronze Medal in the Air New Zealand Wine Awards. Mr Mita, Hiro and Gary attended the Awards Dinner. Date: 12 November 2016 Place: Viaduct Events Centre, Viaduct Harbour, Auckland

New Release & Discovery Tasting – London

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We recently participated in the New Zealand Winegrowers New Release & Discovery Tasting event in London. Our Pinot Noir was presented to UK wine distributors. We are looking forward to exporting more wines in the future! Huge thanks to Gerry and Sarah.   Date: 1st November 2016 Venue: The Penthouse, New Zealand House, 80 Haymarket,… Read more »

Bragato Wine Award 2016 GOLD MEDAL

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Our Single vineyard Pinot Noir 2014 has been awarded” GOLD MEDAL”. 130 outstanding brands Pinot Noir did entries this year, only seven brands has been selected. Michael Cooper Wine Guide 2016:   5 stars  Potential Classic “The 2014 vintage is the best yet. Matured in French oak barriques (30 per cent new), it is a stylish,… Read more »

A Message from the New Owners

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Isao Mita of Yokohama Japan is pleased to announce his purchase of Bald Hills Vineyard and Wines. “We have the greatest respect and admiration for Blair and Estelle Hunt for the excellence they were able to achieve. It is an honour to continue their legacy in the production of exceptional wines. We wish to build… Read more »

ODT Article: Keen yachtsman realises another dream

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The new owner of Bald Hills vineyard Isao Mita (centre), of Yokohama, Japan, toasts the future with Mita Holdings foreign division manager Hiroshi Kusu (left), ofYokohama, and vineyard manager Gary Crabbe. Yachting and quality red wine are two of the passions of Bald Hills’ new owner, Japanese businessman Isao Mita. Mr Mita was in Bannockburn… Read more »