Te Mata Estate Winery

Address: Te Mata Rd, PO Box 8335, Havelock North

Region: Hawke's Bay

Size: Mediuim

First vintage: 1895

2004 CQI: 4.07 out of 5 (13 reviews)-.4

Exported to US: Yes

Te Mata Estate has roots that go back over 100 years although the current regime dates to the 1970's. This is a very serious operation growing to the upper ranks. The winery is a showplace. Marketing labels have been evolving. Value wines are called "Rymer's Change" and mid-range wines are now called "Woodthorpe". Premium labels are listed below.


  • Cabernet/Merlot
  • Chardonnay
  • Sauvignon Blanc
  • Syrah
  • Viognier
  • Merlot
  • Gamay Noir

Premium Labels:

  • Coleraine - Bordeaux blend
  • Awatea - Bordeaux blend
  • Elston Chardonnay
  • Bullnose Syrah
  • Cape Crest Sauvignon Blanc

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