About Felton Road
Situated in the heart of Central Otago, New Zealand, Felton Road winery is a one-of-a-kind destination for both wine enthusiasts and casual tasters. This well regarded winery is renowned for its range of exceptional wines, created with a deep respect for the environment and time-honoured wine-making traditions.
Founded in 1991, Felton Road sprawls across about 32 hectares of prime wine-growing terrain. The winery is dominated by breath-taking vineyards, shrouded in the vast, natural beauty of New Zealand's untouched terrains. Its unique position in the Bannockburn region confers it with a microclimate that's incredibly suited to wine production.
The winery focuses on crafting Pinot Noir, Chardonnay, and Riesling variants. Their viticulture philosophy is greatly influenced by the principles of organic and biodynamic farming, ensuring that the wines capture the distinctive terroir of Central Otago, Felton Road judiciously allows its wines to express the authenticity of the region and indeed the individual vineyard's unique character.
Renowned winemaker Blair Walter leads a team dedicated to harvesting and maturing the wine to its absolute pinnacle of flavour. Their state-of-the-art winery, built in 2003, coexists perfectly with traditional practices. Attention to detail and respect for the elements results in a wine that is both sophisticated in taste and indicative of the regions unique characteristics.
Over the years; Felton Road winery has gained global acclaim for its consistently high-quality wines and commitment to sustainable practices. Its distinguished wines have secured a place in wine cellars around the globe and have become an integral part of New Zealand's wine success story.
A trip to Felton Road winery is not just about savouring great wine, it's also a journey that allows visitors to step into the world of sustainable viticulture, appreciating the harmony between environment and agriculture. Moreover, the mesmerising beauty of the Bannockburn region ensures that a visit to Felton Road winery is a truly memorable experience.
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