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Heron's Flight

49 Sharp Road, Warkworth, Auckland 0982, New Zealand
+64 9-950 6643
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  • Very good43%
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  • Poor0%
  • Terrible9%
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“wine maker” (2 reviews)
“new zealand” (3 reviews)
“sangiovese” (6 reviews)
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$$ - $$$
49 Sharp Road, Warkworth, Auckland 0982, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is worth the walk down the driveway to Heron's Flight, we love the grape juice they sell and during the harvest they sell fresh grapes.

Thank tomtom755
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Passionate organic wine producer using only organic grapes. Beautiful Rosé and Sangiovese. Worth a pop in ... say "hi" to their darling pup, too.

Thank Shawn C
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Great stop with a small winemaker who tells you his wine passions and how he is constantly working to make them better. Good source of information for new Zealand newbies On local customs and places to see. Original thinker showing off the greatness of Italian...More

Thank Donald J
Reviewed 4 April 2017

We spent an interesting hour with David Hoskins talking and tasting his wines. He has some lovely Chardonnay both oaked and non oaked, My favourite was the wonderful, soft, fruity Sangiovese. We bought a bottle and took it back to our rented apartment in Snell's...More

Thank BethVCamberley
Reviewed 4 March 2017

A pleasant surprise to be greeted by and enthusiastic wine maker who has been at this location since the beginning of grape plantings in this area. Learn how one enterprise can populate the district. Well worth a visit with the added bonus of some unique...More

Thank MusesMm
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Lovely tasting with a very passionate winemaker. Interesting to be able to taste three different Sangiovese at the same time. Same varietal but given very different treatment during winemaking, resulting in very different tannins structure & mouthfeel.

Thank Carol S
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Beautiful setting, beautiful wine, dedicated owners who know what they are doing and truly like it. Definitely worth a visit

Thank qualitycontrol2016
Reviewed 21 May 2016

Heron's Flight is a true anomaly with respect to New Zealand wines. A long time specialist in Italian varietals, such as Dolcetto and Montepulciano, Heron's flight takes great pride is producing age worthy wines. The day we visited, at the very end of crush, winemaker...More

Thank JimdagOG
Reviewed 6 May 2016

Well worth a visit as the wine is different to which is offered in the region and its one of the first wineries in the region.

Thank KiwiJo2016
Reviewed 2 May 2016

We had a fabulous outing here. The wine is great and we talked to the winemakers and looked at the pictures of the past of the vineyard. Fascinating story. We had Pizza out on the picnic tables and it was very peacful and a lovely...More

Thank Muzzie2
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Parking Available, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 49 Sharp Road, Warkworth, Auckland 0982, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Warkworth
  • Phone Number: +64 9-950 6643
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Heron's Flight is a working vineyard and winery, specializing in Italian grape varieties. Our cellar door is open daily. Please note we are not a restaurant.
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