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Brennan Wines

86 Gibbston Back Road | Gibbston, Queenstown 9371, New Zealand
+64 3-442 4315
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Iconic Central Otago wines, Pinot Noir, Tempranillo, Riesling, Chardonnay, Pinot Grigio, Pinot Gris, Gewurztraminer, Tempranillo Rose - tastings - light lunches available or bring your own picnic
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good21%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“pinot noir” (13 reviews)
“cellar door” (6 reviews)
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86 Gibbston Back Road | Gibbston, Queenstown 9371, New Zealand
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+64 3-442 4315
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had the pleasure of visiting today for a tasting. We went there based on reviews and they didn't let us down. We received a warm welcome from the beautiful wine dog phoebe who knew how to charm her audience. There was a roaring fire...More

1  Thank Byron_Boi
Reviewed 30 June 2017

We were driving on the back road exploring and stopped by. We didn't know too much about Brennan and we were pleasantly surprised for sure. The hostess greeted us right away and got us going on our wine tasting. We did not taste one bad...More

Thank CFBoosh
BrennanWines86, Cellar Door Manager at Brennan Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for such a glowing review! So glad you decided to explore the back road, please do come back and visit again.

Reviewed 12 June 2017

Dropped by on a quiet winter's day and had a fantastic "build your own" platter and wine tasting. Cellar door host was very knowledgeable and tailored the tasting to our requests. Lovely roaring fire and great ambience

Thank helenthered
BrennanWines86, Cellar Door Manager at Brennan Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Was a pleasure to have you both out, and hopefully we'll be making it Marlborough to repay the visit soon!

Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

The name of this winery may be the same as my surname, but I have no connections. Regarding this place is lovely We were welcomed warmly. The wines all lovely and have something a little different to the standard you would find in this region....More

Thank Hayley B
BrennanWines86, Cellar Door Manager at Brennan Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the kind review Hayley. So happy you squeezed us into your trip here in Queenstown.

Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Professional, friendly and very knowledgeable about the varieties of grapes and wines this Vineyard grows and makes. We sampled 11 different varieties and vintages with an end result of purchasing our favourites and some lovely Brennans wine glasses. The setting was lovely with stunning mountain...More

Thank R W
BrennanWines86, Cellar Door Manager at Brennan Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Wow - what a fantastic review, thank you folks. Come and see us again when you're next back down this way!

Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

If you're passing through, stop at Brennan. Our host Hannah was knowledgeable and friendly. Their wines were good though I did find the tasting price a little steep ($15 for 6 or $20 for the range...redeemable on a purchase of 2 bottles). We did enjoy...More

Thank meikadalton
BrennanWines86, Cellar Door Manager at Brennan Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the recommendation. Glad to hear you enjoyed both what the region is known for and also our more experimental styles!

Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

This was the last winery we visited in Gibbston Valley, we enjoyed a tasting full of facts from our host and found the wines to be accurately described, we purchased a number of bottles to be saved for special occasions. Small, new and smart, well...More

Thank Don M
BrennanWines86, Cellar Door Manager at Brennan Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Don, for a lovely review. Was a pleasure having you out here - and I'm glad it was worth finding us off the beaten track!

Reviewed 16 January 2017

Pros Interesting wines with some unusual varietals. Knowledgeable staff. Nice outdoor seating with petanque. Platter options that looked good. Close to Queenstown Cons $15 to taste 6 wines or $20 for the range (refundable with a purchase of 2 x bottles) seems a tad high...More

Thank Terry K
Reviewed 14 January 2017

Beautiful setting to try the wines. Staff very knowledgeable and friendly. Not used to having to pay for wine tastings though, we often go wine tasting in Australia and this always free!

1  Thank Shootingstars R
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

We come here a few times a year.This time we took friends over from the UK. It was our last vineyard of the afternoon. We always save the best until last. Very informative staff and boy some fantastic wine.I live their Pinot noirs ( for...More

1  Thank IzzyMurphy
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