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Brennan Wines

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“cellar door”(8 reviews)
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Iconic Central Otago wines, Pinot Noir, Tempranillo, Riesling, Chardonnay, Pinot Grigio, Pinot Gris, Gewurztraminer, Tempranillo Rose - tastings - light lunches available or bring your own picnic
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86 Gibbston Back Road | Gibbston, Queenstown 9371, New Zealand
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Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Wines were awesome, atmosphere cousy and the views were absolutely gorgeous / one of the best in this area. Definitely worth visiting. Quiet and not so turistic compared to others.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank saaran1579
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

We visited Brennan with a group of friends in October. It was our favourite winery in Queenstown! The wines were amazing and the scenery, incredible! The best part was the lovely Sharron and her great hospitality and of course Phoebe the cover dog! Definitely put...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Absolutely beautiful spot!! Best wines in Qtown!! Highly recommend. Beautiful outdoor area 🙌🏻 Fun staff & awesome place to visit $15 to taste 7 wines, or waived if you buy 2 bottles. Highly recommend!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank jacquib1995
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

Spent a couple of hours at this small vineyard. Our host was so knowledgeable and friendly and the wines were superb, particularly the 2014 Pinot Noir!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 110janew
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Beautiful spot with some good wines. A big thank you to Chris for being hospitable and accomodating while we waited for our friends to arrive.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank ktandalex
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Spectacular scenery, intimidate tasting room, loved both the Reds and the Whites and the bread and selection of dips was incredible

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank CordeiroTaylor
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Great spot in the Gibbston Valley. Much quieter than the other wineries but the wines are superb and so is the setting. Enjoy a game of bocce sipping a world class Pinot, then settle in for a fantastic platter. Yum yum yum

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank thegarvans
BrennanWines86, Manager at Brennan Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2018

Thanks for the review - especially the 'world class Pinot' part! Very kind comments. Kind regards Brennan Wines

Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

Walked in for a tasting, but were completely ignored as he was too busy with 1 other tasting. They look interesting but service isn’t great. Went to Peregrine winery instead just down the road, nice wines (especially the dry Riesling) and very good service.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Rudy G
BrennanWines86, Manager at Brennan Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2018

Hi Rudy G Apologies that our service wasn't up to scratch on your visit. We hope you'll visit again so that we can provide the usual customer service standard that we're known for. Kind regards Brennan Wines

Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

We had an afternoon free in Queenstown and decided to visit some wineries. Matthew from NZ win tours hosted us on our private tours and Brennan was our second stop. We had asked him to take us to small, boutique wineries where the passions of...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank JimRiesterer
BrennanWines86, Manager at Brennan Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 4 February 2018

Thank for you taking the time to write your review Jim, we really appreciate it and it's fantastic to hear you enjoyed your visit. NZ Wine Tours are a fabulous tour company to use, so I'm not surprised to hear you enjoyed your time with...More

Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

We arrived on bikes which we left outside, there were 3 people at the bar when we walked in. A very hostile blond lady behind the bar turned to us and spoke to us as if addressing naughty children: ‘move your bikes onto the cycle...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank mcamillin
BrennanWines86, Manager at Brennan Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 4 February 2018

Hi there Mark My apologies to hear you felt you were unwelcome, we always strive to make our cellar door an inviting and enjoyable environment, so our customer service must have slipped there. If you're from the area, or happen to be passing again on...More

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