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Milcrest Estate

114 Haycock Road | Hope RD1, Nelson 7081, New Zealand
+64 3-544 9850
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Pleasant enough small cellar door with cheese.

We had some wine and the cheese platter and was very pleasant. I think that the Pinot and Sauv... read more

Reviewed 9 January 2017
anecessaryevil
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Australia
via mobile
Winery visit

We had booked to visit the little wine shop for a platter and tasting..my husbands birthday.after a... read more

Reviewed 30 November 2016
petals356
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Nelson, New Zealand
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good11%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
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“pinot gris” (4 reviews)
“great taste” (2 reviews)
“carmen” (3 reviews)
LOCATION
114 Haycock Road | Hope RD1, Nelson 7081, New Zealand
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+64 3-544 9850
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Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

We had some wine and the cheese platter and was very pleasant. I think that the Pinot and Sauv Blanc are quite acceptable, although some of the others are a bit average. It's a nice little area that could so with some attention to detail,...More

Thank anecessaryevil
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

We had booked to visit the little wine shop for a platter and tasting..my husbands birthday.after a 25 min drive arrived to find any dry areas to sit unavailable,it was drizzling slightly.person running the show flippant and a tad smart.very off putting.pretty sure they were...More

1  Thank petals356
Reviewed 3 May 2016

We had a lovely time here tasting wines, learning about the Milcrest process, and even walking among the vineyards. We bought a bottle to carry away on our cycle tour. What fun!

Thank Benjamin B
Reviewed 16 February 2016

A lovely girl did our tastings, she made it a fantastic experience, very informative, yet not pushy. We enjoyed all of the wines, which were free to taste as we bought a couple of bottles. My favourite was the PInot Gris. We'll be back, thank...More

Thank Dee S
Reviewed 16 February 2016

We headed on the Great Taste Trail and ended up here and this fantastic little winery! We had the big platter for two of us and it was perfect - the right amount of food and all really tasty. Carmen was in charge that day...More

Thank timhV5988EZ
Reviewed 21 January 2016 via mobile

Best tasting experience we have had in Nelson ever. There red wines are superb. When we stopped we were looking for a good red to drink with friends that night. Our Italian friends were amazed to find Italian varietals made really well. In the end...More

Thank Colin B
Reviewed 3 October 2015

On a sunny day it was sublime. Platters very good although probably aimed at older and smaller appetites! Service great. Will visit again.

Thank Allan S
Reviewed 13 March 2015 via mobile

We've visited 11 wineries as part of a tour of Marlborough and Nelson and this one was amongst the best. The wine was exceptional, the setting was stunning, and the host Carmen was by far the most fun and informative host of all the places...More

1  Thank CSim1979
Reviewed 2 March 2015 via mobile

People! !! Time to find the hidden gems. This is it. Slightly off the great taste cycle trail but only a little detour. Easy car ride from nelson. Rustic friendly rural nz. We enjoyed the pinot gris and chardonnay in particular boutique vineyards can be...More

Thank Tracy H
Reviewed 28 January 2015

We are so pleased that we discovered this wee gem of a winery. Tastings were $5 but free if you purchase wine. We tasted 5 wines and they were all special. I finally discovered a Pinot Gris that I can enjoy. They also produce a...More

1  Thank McQ069
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