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Address: 57 Cambridge Road, Martinborough 5711, New Zealand
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+64 6-306 8505
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A world search, which also included France, Germany, North and South...

A world search, which also included France, Germany, North and South America as well as Australia for the ideal area with perfect conditions for viticulture, especially for Pinot Noir, brought Kai Schubert and Marion Deimling, graduates of the German Viticulture and Oenology University in Geisenheim to the Wairarapa, New Zealand. Schubert vineyards are closely planted and the unique climate produces low yields and internationally award winning wines with intense and complex character; predominantly exported to currently 25 countries.

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Wine tasting

Great collection of wines, we bought a few bottles of Riesling and dessert wines. Great service . Small little place but a good collection of wines.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 12 January 2017
NisheshV
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Wellington, New Zealand

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Wellington, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

Great collection of wines, we bought a few bottles of Riesling and dessert wines. Great service . Small little place but a good collection of wines.

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Dublin, Ireland
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Our least favourite winery of the holiday. Very quick tasting. No personality from the host. Didn't want to engage in much conversion. The smallest pours we have ever had.

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Lower Hutt, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Went when they were quite busy but still received amazing service. Bought some yummy wine - definitely recommend visiting!

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SchubertWines, Owner at Schubert Wines, responded to this review

Dear Allymay76, Thanks very much for your kind words about your experience at our tasting room. Sometimes it is very quiet and then suddenly it seems everybody is coming at once and our little tasting room is about to burst. Very happy you still had a great time even so it was very busy and very glad too you are... More 

Napier, New Zealand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

This is a lovely boutique winery and the wines were nice but the whole tasting experience could be improved by creating a much more comfortable and welcoming tasting room. What they currently have is a bit bleak to be honest and visually unappealing. The hostess was friendly, welcoming and knowledgable.

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SchubertWines, Owner at Schubert Wines, responded to this review

Dear kristabel2016, Thank you for your comments. I hope you enjoyed the presentation and tasting of our wines even so you disliked the appearance of our tasting room. Indeed it is a very simple building. Our main focus is the quality of our wines hence we prefer simplicity in our tasting room, so no other stuff or nick-nacks for sale... More 

Wellington, New Zealand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

This cute little wine shop imports and sells the most wonderful wine glasses that are the best wine glasses I've used. The wine is very good and the wine tasting staff knowledgeable and interesting.

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SchubertWines, Owner at Schubert Wines, responded to this review

Dear A P, Thanks very much for your kind words about our little Cellar Door as well as the glasses we import and the wines we produce. Very glad you enjoyed all, the visit, wine and in particular the glasses. Indeed it is a fantastic glass called the “Gabriel Glass” named after the Swiss Wine Writer who designed it. In... More 

Madison, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016

This was the third stop on our wine tour and it was hands down everyone's favorite vineyard of the day. Robert was serving us that day and he was incredibly knowledgeable and did a wonderful tasting, particularly as there was a close to closing crush of people. Would definitely recommend putting this on your list of vineyards to visit while... More 

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SchubertWines, Owner at Schubert Wines, responded to this review

Dear LocavoreTraveler, thanks very much for your kind comments. We are very glad that you enjoyed your visit at our tasting room so much. Robert indeed is very knowledgeable and he knows a story or two as well.... :-) We hope to welcome you soon again at our vineyard!! Thanks again very much. Kind regards, Kai Schubert More 

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28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

Knowledgeable hostess. Cosy atmosphere and great wines. Tastings were generous. Try the dessert Riesling, just superb.

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SchubertWines, Owner at Schubert Wines, responded to this review

Dear Catdaw, thanks very much for your kind words!! We are very happy that you enjoyed your visit and tasting. By the way, the dessert wine is actually made from Mueller-Thurgau :-) We hope to welcome you back at our tasting room soon! Thanks again & kind regards, Kai Schubert More 

Wellington, New Zealand
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36 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2016

If you are looking for excellent wines and an intimate venue you can't go past Schubert Wines at 57 Cambridge Road in Martinborough. The very charming and knowledgeable Italian born hostess, Martina, describes each wine eloquently. On tasting today were a couple of whites, a delicious pinot, a syrah and a dessert wine. The pinot was the pick of the... More 

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SchubertWines, Owner at Schubert Wines, responded to this review

Dear Paul, thanks very much for your kind words! We (in particular Martina) are very glad that you enjoyed your visit at our tasting room so much. We hope to welcome you soon again. Thanks very much & kind regards, Kai Schubert More 

Kincardine, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 April 2016

Stopping here for a wine tasting is like visiting family with really good taste in wine. The lady here was warm and friendly, provided us with an up to date list of which wineries were actually open on a Wednesday, and was knowledgeable about her industry. The wine was divine. If you only visit one cellar door, make it this... More 

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SchubertWines, Owner at Schubert Wines, responded to this review

Dear Janeway62, thanks so much for your very kind comments; not only on our wines but also on Ness's work, the lady you have met in the tasting room on that day. We are very happy that you enjoyed your visit so much and hope we will have a chance to welcome you back at our tasting room one day... More 

New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

We have been travelling throughout the North and South Island for nearly six weeks and have been fortunate enough to visit wineries from nearly all of the well-known and not so well-known regions. Also, the wineries range from large producers, who ship to Europe and the States, to boutique wineries. If your travels take you to Martinborough you must visit... More 

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SchubertWines, Owner at Schubert Wines, responded to this review

Dear Gregory P, Thanks very much for your kind words. I am very glad you enjoyed your visit at our tasting room thoroughly. Indeed we do export our wines and they are available in 39 markets internationally at this stage. And yes, some of our wines are available in the US as well. Please have a look at http://singularselectionsusa.com/ Of... More 

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