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Cottle Hill Winery

28 Cottle Hill Dr, Kerikeri 0245, New Zealand
+64 9-407 5203
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On the day we visited, the American lady working was extremely self-righteous about the NZ wine... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Geo T
via mobile
Got to love the effort

Great to see small producers growing and processing their own grapes in wineries like Cottle Hill... read more

Reviewed 18 November 2017
b0ris2
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Gisborne, Australia
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“white port”(6 reviews)
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28 Cottle Hill Dr, Kerikeri 0245, New Zealand
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+64 9-407 5203
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

On the day we visited, the American lady working was extremely self-righteous about the NZ wine industry. She claimed to know everything and was borderline argumentative with my partner, who works in the industry. Maybe she was just tired or having a bad day, but...More

Thank Geo T
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Reviewed November 18, 2017 via mobile

Great to see small producers growing and processing their own grapes in wineries like Cottle Hill just outside Kerikeri. These hard working growers can never compete with the volumes and pricing of the world giants that control the wine industry, but they do come up...More

Thank b0ris2
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Reviewed October 1, 2017 via mobile

A small friendly winery, operated by Mile and Barbara. We liked the walnut liquer and white port, and ended up buying three bottles of wine, port and the walnut liquer. Recommended for a stop.

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Reviewed May 25, 2017

Very friendly family operation offering some excellent local wines. very picturesque bush location. highly recommended

Thank Chardnuts
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Reviewed April 29, 2017

We stopped in at Cottle hill and did some wine tasting. The manager on duty was SO friendly and such fun - we tasted some great wines and had a good laugh. Well worth the visit.

Thank LynetteVN
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Reviewed April 19, 2017

I popped in quickly to buy a gift for a friend who loves Port, I walked out with the Green Walnut Liquor! The owners were really lovely, the view is amazing, I just wished they sold coffee too as I know I would spend my...More

Thank gailbj
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Reviewed April 8, 2017

Great little winery, fun conversation with the owners and a solid northlands wine selection. Pleasant experience and will return

Thank Henry W
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Reviewed March 19, 2017

Just outside of Kerikeri, we stopped by on a rainy day. Well worth the stop, greeted by impressive vineyard views. Upon entering the cellar door you are greeted by your knowledgeable host, who takes you on a journey of discovery; and graciously allows you to...More

Thank Paul P
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Reviewed March 16, 2017 via mobile

Met by the owner at this small vineyard we were given a brief introduction and then from a list of there products you could choose what you wanted to taste. Their wines are typical of the area but not akin to marlborough or hawkes bay....More

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Reviewed February 11, 2017 via mobile

Great hosts, gave us some information about the wines as we tasted. We were a group of 15 and we sat in the beautiful patio for about an hour with some wines, I recommend this place!!

Thank tarnb2015
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