Mills Reef Elspeth

Elspeth represents our top tier of wines produced from our own vineyards in the Gimblett Gravels, Hawkes Bay. The fruit is hand-picked and only under the Elspeth label when fruit is of exceptional quality. Our winemaking team share the philosophy of a hands-on, no expense spared approach to produce these fine award winning wines. The range is limited to Chardonnay, Syrah and Bordeaux style reds. The Elspeth tier is named in honour and memory of our winemakers Grandmother, Elspeth Preston.
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Wine Selector Results

Elspeth Cabernet Sauvignon
Gimblett Gravels, Hawkes Bay 2015
Elspeth Chardonnay
Hawkes Bay 2014 GOLD - Hawkes Bay Wine Awards 2015

5 STAR - Wine Orbit / Sam Kim
5 STAR - Bob Campbell MW 95/100
5 STAR - Raymond Chan
5 STAR - M2 Magazine

Elspeth Cabernet Franc
Gimblett Gravels, Hawkes Bay 2013 5 STARS - Wine Orbit / Sam Kim
Elspeth Merlot
Gimblett Gravels, Hawkes Bay 2013

DOUBLE GOLD - Six Nations Wine Challenge 2016
GOLD
- International Wine & Spirits Comp 2015
5 STARS - Bob Campbell
5 STARS - Raymond Chan
5 STARS - Wine Orbit / Sam Kim
TOP 100 - Metro Magazine 2015

 

Elspeth Chardonnay
Hawkes Bay 2013

4.5 STARS-  Cameron Douglas MS

5 STARS- Raymond Chan

 

Elspeth Syrah
Gimblett Gravels, Hawkes Bay 2013

5 STARS - Raymond Chan
GOLD - Six Nations Wine Challenge 2015
5 STARS - Wine Orbit / Sam Kim
5 STARS - Michael Cooper 2017 Edition Buyers Guide
Highly Recommended - Decanter Magazine UK

Elspeth Trust Vineyard Syrah
Gimblett Gravels, Hawkes Bay 2013

TROPHY - Hong Kong International 2015 (Best Syrah Internationally)
TROPHY - Hong Kong International 2015 (Best New World Syrah)
5 STARS - Geoff Kelly 2015
GOLD - Decanter Magazine (Outstanding wine / 95+)
5 STARS - Raymond Chan 2015
5 STARS - Wine Orbit / Sam Kim
5 STARS - Bob Campbell MW


Elspeth Cabernet Merlot
Gimblett Gravels, Hawkes Bay 2013 TROPHY - London International Wine Challenge 2016
GOLD - London International Wine Challenge 2016
GOLD - Mundis Vini 2016

5 STARS - Bob Campbell MW
5 STARS - Raymond Chan
5 STARS - Sam Kim / Wine Orbit (97 pts)

Elspeth Trust Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon
Gimblett Gravels, Hawkes Bay 2013

5 STARS - Raymond Chan
5 STARS - Bob Campbell MW
5 STARS - Wine Orbit / Sam Kim
GOLD - London International Wine Challenge 2016

Elspeth ONE
Gimblett Gravels, Hawkes Bay 2013 The name "Elspeth One” signifies the triumphant union of four classic French varieties into one truly outstanding experience. The Mere Road and Trust Vineyards encapsulate the very essence of Gimblett Gravels winegrowing with innovative winemaking.
Elspeth Cabernet Sauvignon
Gimblett Gravels, Hawkes Bay 2013

GOLD- Royal Easter Show Wine Awards  2015
TROPHY- Royal Easter Show Wine Awards 2015
5 STARS - Bob Campbell MW
5 STARS - Wine Orbit / Sam Kim
5 STARS - Recommended by Winestate Magazine
97 PTS - Cameron Douglas MS
5 STARS - Raymond Chan
5 STARS - Michael Cooper