Gibbston Valley Wineries In Central Otago

See a list with 7 wineries that have a wine-tasting room with or without restaurant in Gibbston Valley in Central Otago on the South Island.

Central Otago at 45 degrees south is the most south lying region in the world that grows grapes.

While Central Otago is rather small as a wine region, it has already established an international reputation for Pinot Noir.

The variety of Pinot Noir makes up for more than 85% of vineyard plantings. Chardonnay, Pinot Gris, and Riesling make up the largest part of the rest.

Gibbston Valley Wineries

In addition, the region also produces sparkling wine made from Pinot Noir and Chardonnay grapes, which has been internationally well-received.

20% of grape plantings in Central Otago are found around Gibbston, where most vines occupy north-facing slopes and terraces above the Kawarau Gorge. Many vinyards can be spotted from the road as you drive from Cromwell to Queenstown.

Visitors to the region will witness harvest time during autumn in New Zealand (April and May) when vinyards and wineries are busy picking, sorting, and crushing the fruit for the new vintage.

Gibbston Valley Wineries

Wine Tasting Rooms In Gibbston Valley Central Otago

Brennan Wines86 Gibbston Back Road, Gibbston
Chard FarmChard Road, Gibbston
Mt Rosa WinesGibbston Back Road, Gibbston
Peregrine WinesState Highway 6, Gibbston
Gibbston Valley Wineries

Wine Tasting Rooms & Restaurants In Gibbston Valley

Amisfield Wine Company10 Lake Hayes Road, Queenstown
Gibbston Valley WinesState Highway 6, Gibbston
Waitiri Creek Wines2323 Church Lane, State Highway 6, Gibbston
Gibbston Valley Wineries

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