Cuisine Wine

Black Ridge

Black Ridge, one of the oldest vineyards in Central, is undergoing a renaissance under new owners Joss Purbrick and Belinda Green. The Dunedin geologist and cardiologist have plans to make the unique rocky moonscape of a vineyard into a friendly place, with gardens among the rock outcrops, with the help of vineyard manager David Perkin.

Things To Know
At the time of writing, gewurztraminer, riesling, chardonnay, pinot noir, rosé anda cabernet sauvignon made by the previous owners are available.

Our Picks
Don’t miss the lush old-vine gewurztraminer, the old-vine riesling, the chardonnay, or the rosé.