Nestled in the beautiful region of Gisborne, New Zealand, Millton winery is one of the most reputable and pioneering establishments in the global wine industry. Founded in 1984 by James and Annie Millton, the winery has redefined the standard of organic and biodynamic winemaking.
From the offset, Millton vineyard had a very clear ethos towards its processes. It has been a front-runner in sustainable viticulture. This is highly evident in the method it employs; strictly adhering to a biodynamic winemaking process, which essentially refrains from excessive intervention with nature, allowing it to guide in crafting their wines. It was the first winery in New Zealand to gain BioGro certification, setting the standard for natural winemaking in the country.
Complimented by its completely solar powered winery, Millton vineyard showcases a spectacular array of wines, most notably the ever-popular Chenin Blanc and the much loved Viognier. Other than these, the winery also offers select varietals including Riesling, Pinot Gris, and Chardonnay.
Moreover, their unique growing conditions paired with biodynamic cultivation techniques result in expressive wines known for their depth, complexity, and character. Millton wines are revered globally, earning high praise both domestically and internationally.
Visitors of the vineyard are in for a treat as they are invited to indulge in wine tastings surrounded by a picturesque wine landscape, complete with the lush green vines on rolling hillsides. They offer winery tours that provide visitors with an inside look into the winemaking process offering an enchanting confluence of pleasurable sightseeing and gustatory experiences.
As a stalwart of sustainable viticulture practice, Millton winery remains to be an illustrative beacon of dedication to ensuring authenticity, sustainability and quality. The commitment and passion the Millton family puts into every bottle is truly unmatched. If you ever find yourself in New Zealand, don't miss the opportunity to visit Millton Winery, and experience its distinct charm and superior tastings.
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