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Giesenwines Wines Cellar Door

26 Rapaura Road, Blenheim 7273, New Zealand
+64 3-572 8500
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Great wine & great platters

Giesen brothers, have got some great wines going, even at the top end of the scale.Have visited a... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2018
burgla
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Blenheim, New Zealand
Service needs improvement

Visited with the hope of a delicious shared platter and a glass of wine. Service was really... read more

Reviewed 25 April 2018
Brooke B
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good20%
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26 Mar 2018
“Enjoyable wine tasting”
4 May 2018
“Great wine & great platters”
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26 Rapaura Road, Blenheim 7273, New Zealand
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+64 3-572 8500
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Reviewed 5 May 2018

Giesen brothers, have got some great wines going, even at the top end of the scale.Have visited a lot with visiting friends, as they also serve great variety of platters. After wine tasting you can order a platter, a glass of your favourite drop, &...More

Thank burgla
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Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

Visited with the hope of a delicious shared platter and a glass of wine. Service was really well-intentioned but poor. Young staff without much of a system in place for seating tables or managing the flow of guests. Platter was well priced at $39 and...More

Thank Brooke B
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Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Really disappointing. This was on top of my list to visit and to have one of their platters for lunch. Arrived around 1 to find no tables available, no room for even tastings, disinterested staff. We walked out after standing for over 20 minutes being...More

Thank 62elle
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Reviewed 26 March 2018

Have bought plenty of Geisen wines over the years so pleased to visit their cellar door. $5 for tasting 6 wines which we thought was very reasonable, especially as there are plenty of reserve and single vineyard wines available for tasting too. If you purchase...More

Thank 4xWandering_Kiwis
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Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

We arrived 25 mins before closing and were welcomed well by Naomi. She was friendly, Knowledgeable, and we loved the tastings. And yes we did buy and not what we had thought we would before entering. We benefited greatly by Naomi's suggestions. We'll be back...More

1  Thank Lynette-Mike
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Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Hillary took us through a wine tasting and she was so kind, patient and well informed. Really nice selection of balanced, well-made wines. Definitely the best experience we had at a cellar door in Marlborough. We completely recommend you visit Giesen and ask for Hillary,...More

Thank Emma S
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Reviewed 4 January 2017

I have the known the 3 Giesen brothers from when they 1st came to NZ starting in Burnham Christchurch they were so passionate about wine then, so when i visited their vineyard in Marlborough i was very pleased at where their wine is now, amazing....More

Thank bob b
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Reviewed 6 November 2016

Visited Giesen on a cycle wine tour on Saturday - did the wine tasting which was great and informative and had a lovely platter lunch. The restaurant was busy and we were given a bottle of water on sitting down and then offered drinks straight...More

Thank wayne s
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Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Great stop, a must the girls Naomi and Shelley, Mikaela and Lisa converted our non wine drinking friend really friendly atmosphere great knowledge of their wines and local area.

Thank Tania L
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Reviewed 8 April 2016 via mobile

Great place to go to try the wines. Ifor you have enough time stop and have lunch. Good sized carport so not hard to get parking like other wineries in the area. The platter is sensational and I defiantly recommend that with any wine you...More

Thank Jtiz
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