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Five minutes with Marcus

Marcus Wright

Marcus is our Chief Winemaker. Usually in, on or under the water when not in the winery, he coaches underwater hockey and loves to fish and dive.

Tea or coffee? Silly question
Cereal or toast? Toast
Fish or meat? Seafood of all kinds. Preferably harvested myself
Veg or fruit? Both
Burgundy or Bordeaux? Both, but if I had to choose it’s got to be Burgundy, both white and red
Read or listen? OMG Both!
Vinyl or CD? Vinyl
Spontaneous or planned? Meticulously planned or very last minute depending.
Late nights or early mornings? Pretty much both!
Run or bike? I’m my happiest in the water so UWH/swimming/freediving

5 min with Marcus


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Gold Medal & Trophy Winner

We’re delighted that our Reserve Chardonnay was awarded a Gold medal and the Marlborough Chardonnay Trophy at the recent 2023 International Wine Challenge (IWC).

Now in its 39th year, the IWC is accepted as the world’s most rigorous, impartial and influential annual wine competition.

Well done team!