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Babich Wines

Address: 10 Babich Rd, Henderson, Waitakere

Region: Auckland

Size: Medium

First vintage: 1916

2004 CQI: 3.82 out of 5 (28 reviews)-.3

Exported to US: Yes

One of the oldest wineries in New Zealand; part of the group that started in west Auackland area decades ago. Still a family operation, Babich produces a wide range of wines in several tiers. Vineyards are now primarily in Hawke's Bay and Marlborough.


  • Chardonnay
  • Sauvignon Blanc
  • Riesling
  • Late Harvest Riesling
  • Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Pinot Noir
  • Gewurztraminer
  • Merlot
  • Cabernet-Merlot
  • Syrah
  • Pinotage
  • "Fume Vert" Semillon-Chardonnay

Varietals are produced under several lines:

  • The Patriarch
  • Irongate
  • Winemaker's Reserve

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