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Our Wine Being Drunk In Antarctica?

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We complain about the cold down here, but take a look at this photo of our central otago wine in the Antarctic sent to us by one of our visitors to Bald Hills. He is the Commander of C-17 forces for Operation Deep Freeze, and so gets down there fairly regularly. He would have had… Read more »

Our Central Otago vineyard prepares for winter

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We have had precious few of those long sunny days with cloudless skies this year in Central Otago. May has been the first month of Winter. We have had no chance to get into the garden and there are tulips and irises waiting to be planted and bags of “Moa Wool” waiting to be spread… Read more »

Press Release: Central Otago’s Bald Hills Vineyard wins Gold again at Decanter World Wine Awards

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The gold medals just keep on coming for Bald Hills in Bannockburn, Central Otago, rapidly gaining a following for its consistently excellent wines year after year. In the latest international competition, the 2009 Decanter World Wine Awards, at which more than 10,000 wines were judged by a team of experts, Bald Hills was awarded a… Read more »

2009 Central Otago Harvest completed!

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Harvest was completed on April 24, having commenced on the 18th. Unusual for Bald Hills was that the aromatic white varieties matured before the pinot noir! Bunches are remarkably small and tight this year, which bodes well for the quality of the vintage. It is always a relief to see the final truckload of bins… Read more »

Press Release: Central Otago Pinot Noir Gains High Honours at Sydney International Wine Competition 2009

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Bald Hills Vineyard of Central Otago, New Zealand, has won Blue-Gold and Top 100 Blue-Gold for successive vintages of its Pinot Noir. BANNOCKBURN, New Zealand, 11 November 2008 Following the enormous successes of its 2005 Pinot Noir at the international wine competitions in London in 2007, Central Otago’s Bald Hills has done it again at… Read more »