- Martin Bates
Charity Auction Wine Packages
The Cape Coast Arts & Heritage Trust is holding a Fundraising Dinner & Charity Auction on Thursday 23rd May 2017, and is extremely grateful to our wonderful Hawke's Bay wineries who have so generously donated the following for auction at the event.
Elephant Hill - The ICON Series
The Icon series is the pinnacle of Elephant Hill’s wine-making philosophy. They are fine and rare wines with great complexity and depth. Made not only because of their exceptional quality but because their great cellar potential. Rania, Hieronymus and Salomé are all named after members of the Weiss family.
Smith & Sheth - A Unique Wine Experience
Up to 8 people, 1.5 - 2 hours, a tasting like no other
Experience our culture of wine with a personalised, expert-guided tasting and sensory journey of our passion and our craft. You'll enjoy a next-level tasting through our family of premier wines, which span some of the most distinctive regions of New Zealand, as well as taste exclusive samples direct from the barrel.
The Gimblett Road area of Hawke’s Bay is synonymous with the production of world-renowned wines. From these much celebrated shingle soils, hails one of the region’s most exciting boutique label: Squawking Magpie.
Platinum Boxed presentation set Three Hand - numbered bottles of 2013 vintage reds. Stoned Crow presentation set - Three vintages of Squawking Magpie’s Iconic Stoned Crow Syrah 2012, 2013 and 2014.
Clearview Estate - Reserve Chardonnay 2016 & Lunch with drinks for 2 A magnum of the Clearview classic. Full-bodied, broad and rounded with lovely ripe, rich tropical fruit flavours, and sweet oak. Drink now for a fruit driven style or cellar until 2026.
Dine at the Clearview Estate ‘Red Shed’ Restaurant: explore the comprehensive seasonal menu, featuring fresh and creative dishes making innovative use of Hawke’s Bay produce.
Te Awanga Estate - Syrah, 2015
Their Trademark 2015 Syrah has just won an almighty four trophies at the prestigious International Wine Challenge in London taking out trophies for Best Hawke’s Bay Syrah, Best New Zealand Syrah, Best New Zealand Red and Best International Syrah:
“Delicious dark fruit compote flavours, black pepper and plum, with notes of coffee and chocolate. A creamy mid palate and excellent freshness. A dusting of mocha on a velvet tannin grip. Long and very satisfying.”
Beach House Wines
Beach House Rose 2018 - We believe our 2018 Beach House Rosé is our best yet. 100% Gimblett Gravels100%, Hand picked, 100% Whole bunch pressed,100% Pure Rosé.
Beach House Levels Chardonnay 2017 - Complexity and intensity are the hallmarks of our Levels Chardonnay and the 2017 has both in spades. Power, poise and panache a-plenty for what is fast becoming one of New Zealand’s most sought after top end Chardonnays.
Beach House Montepulciano 2015 - Montepulciano is an Italian grape variety grown inthe Abruzzi region of Central Italy. Our small block of Montepulciano grape vines have adapted remarkably well to our Gimblett Gravels site and the resulting wines have produced myriad Gold medals and Trophy’s to prove it.
Auction Bids in Absence
If you are unable to attend the auction in person, but would like to place a bid prior to the event, please email your contact details to firstname.lastname@example.org