From Classroom to Winery with Saint Clair Vintage 2017

From Classroom to Winery with Saint Clair Vintage 2017

We love this time of year, when people from all walks of life, and all corners of the globe come together to pursue their shared passion, making wine, with us at Saint Clair Family Estate. This year, there are 35 extra staff members from America, … [Read more...]

The Year That Was

The Year That Was

Woah! What a year it’s been for Saint Clair Family Estate. So much has happened in the last 360-odd days that it’s hard to keep track. With the dawn of yet another New Year quickly approaching, we’ve taken a look back through some of our … [Read more...]

Vineyard Kitchen makes Top 20

Vineyard Kitchen makes Top 20

A “perfectly prepared” venison short loin has seen the Saint Clair Vineyard Kitchen secure a place in the top 20 of the 2016 Silver Fern Farms Premier Selection Awards. Head chef Keith Gregory put the dish together, serving the meat medium rare, … [Read more...]

Getting Green for Green Month

Getting Green for Green Month

Innovation reached a new level at Saint Clair Family Estate last month, when the team undertook the challenge of having a “Green Month”. Accounts assistant Tracey Gilmore took the lead, encouraging staff to try and reduce their carbon footprint, … [Read more...]

Saint Clair Vineyard Kitchen puts Marlborough on a plate

Saint Clair Vineyard Kitchen puts Marlborough on a plate

Marlborough produce is taking centre stage in the latest dish at the Saint Clair Vineyard Kitchen. Put together for the Silver Fern Farms Premier Selection Awards 2016 challenge, head chef Keith Gregory says the idea behind his dish is to … [Read more...]

Catch Saint Clair wine on TV

Catch Saint Clair wine on TV

Get your tastebuds tingling with the best of Marlborough food and Saint Clair wine in the first episode of a new TV series hosted by chef Nick Honeyman screening this weekend. The Best Of New Zealand With Nick Honeyman airs on TV One on Saturdays … [Read more...]

Saint Clair Dawn Release 2016

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The Best Of 2015

The Best Of 2015

2015 was another huge year at Saint Clair Family Estate, kicking off with reopening the Vineyard Kitchen, our 20th vintage, Nana Dawn's 100th birthday with a shout out from the New Zealand cricket team (oh, and a letter from the Queen), plus a few … [Read more...]

Raymond Chan’s best Sauvignon Blanc 2015

Super-star @saintclairwine WairauRes SauvBl'15 incredible #nzwine intensity. Best SB of the year pic.twitter.com/9KfhpRd2u1 — Raymond Chan (@winenoter) December 13, 2015 … [Read more...]

Saint Clair Winemaker Creates a Buzz

Saint Clair Winemaker Creates a Buzz

Since an early age, Saint Clair red winemaker Kyle Thompson has been fascinated with insects and plants.  Slightly bee-witched you could say. So when a swarm of bees decided the worm farm in his backyard was a good spot to setup shop in 2011, … [Read more...]