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A GOLDEN NOVEMBER FOR TINPOT HUT

Our 2019 Tinpot Hut Sauvignon Blanc (not yet released) has been awarded
a Blue Gold Medal at the 2020 Sydney International Wine Competition this November.
A fabulous start for the competition rounds.

Not to be outdone, our New Release 2019 Tinpot Hut Turner Vineyard Riesling 
received a Gold Medal in the NZ Aromatic Wine Awards in Canterbury in November.

2017 Tinpot Hut Late Harvest Riesling takes Gold for the second year
running .......   Read more 


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We are excited to be one of the founding members of AMW.

Launched in 2018 by a group of passionate producers determined to protect the authenticity and integrity of the region's wine, the AMW quality mark is a promise that the grapes for each wine are 100% Marlborough grown, from vineyards that are 100% sustainable, & at cropping levels that bring balance to the vines & the wines.  All the wines are bottled in New Zealand, ensuring absolute authenticity. Read more 



ABOUT US
Tinpot Hut’s owner and winemaker Fiona Turner began developing her Blind River “Home Block” vineyard in Marlborough’s Awatere Valley with husband Hamish in 2005... Read more 
 
 




 

 
Turner Home Block vineyard
 
Hamish Turner
Dog Turner vineyard Home Block
 
Fiona Turner standing hands in pockets

5 STARS FOR TINPOT HUT
2018 BARKER RIESLING

Wine Orbit has awarded a five star review for this wine; "Exhibiting elegance and poise, this impeccably composed riesling shows Gala apple, rockmelon, lime sorbet and floral characters on the nose.....   

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TINPOT HUT
2018 SAUVIGNON BLANC

"A rich, aromatic and supple style redolent of tropical fruits ranging from pineapple to passionfruit.  There's a fine line of acidity that zips through the round juicy palate, leaving a bright medium-length finish reminiscent of elderflower and passionfruit" 
~ Rebecca Gibb MW 
 

 

 

DISH MAGAZINE INTERVIEW
FEBRUARY 2019

Fiona was interviewed as part of an article on Women in Wine - read it here!   Read more



 

Fi Turner with dogs at beach

 

FIONA TURNER - OWNER & WINEMAKER

 
Since graduating with a Master of Science (Hons) Fiona Turner has immersed herself in the wine industry.

Now, with over 24 years winemaking experience in Marlborough – along with vintages in Hawkes Bay, Central Otago and California – Fiona focuses on fine aromatics, balance and integration when making our Tinpot Hut wine.


“That teams of highly attuned sommeliers keep on picking it out for Gold, blind, year after year, vintage after vintage is a truly remarkable testament to the vineyards and the winemaker” Sommelier Wine Awards, UK


 
 

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“Love your wine, always have some in the cellar”
Jamie Oliver, Chef and Restaurateur

OTHER NEWS

 

A BIG WELCOME TO GOLDEN GATE WINE COMPANY!

The latest addition to our distribution family, Golden Gate Wine Company in Hong Kong. Founded in 2004, Golden Gate Wine originally focused on quality wines from the USA, but now also offers award winning wines primarily from France, New Zealand and Australia. We are excited to be working with you!
 
 

'EXCEPTIONAL' 98 POINT 2016 SAUVIGNON BLANC!

Our 2016 vintage Tinpot Hut Sauvignon Blanc received the equal highest score ever for a Sauvignon Blanc — a near-perfect 98 points from Decanter Magazine. Prior to this, no Sauvignon Blanc from anywhere in the world has ever been rated “98 points” by the prestigious UK magazine. This rating is one for us to treasure!! Download the article & Read more
 

 CONTACT US

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FAX: 
EMAIL: 
ADDRESS:
+64 3 579 2024 
+64 3 579 2025 
info@tinpothut.co.nz     
2A Opawa Street, Blenheim 7201, New Zealand
 







                                         
       
                                  
  

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