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Ceres Wines

Closed Now: 10:30 - 16:30
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Excellent wine and a friendly host

We spent a good hour here trying the different wines and having a nice chat with the host. He was... read more

Reviewed 5 April 2018
Mermaidmelissa
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UK
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Fantastic

Had been to other cellar doors and this one outstanding. Lara was helpful informative,friendly and... read more

Reviewed 28 November 2017
louisa068
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Adelaide, Australia
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“Exceptional Wines that hero worship the vineyard they come from.” - A transparent reflection of the vineyards the Grapes are grown on. Come and visit us at our cellar door to experience our wines in an intimate setting.
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128 Cairnmuir Road | Rd2, Cromwell 9384, New Zealand
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+64 274 450 602
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had the highest hopes for this Cellar Door. Was disappointed that we only tasted four wines and was in and out in 10 minutes. When I taste, I want someone to tell me the story. I did not get much of that from the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

We spent a good hour here trying the different wines and having a nice chat with the host. He was very welcoming and happy to talk

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Mermaidmelissa
Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

Had been to other cellar doors and this one outstanding. Lara was helpful informative,friendly and wines above par. Been to many other winery’s in region and this one stands out. Really enjoyed history and Pinot Gris and Pinot. Lou

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank louisa068
Reviewed 8 November 2017

We stopped in the tasting room after visiting another winery in the area and had an informal tasting with Lars - who is actually their accountant. I thought that was really cool, as it's a small, family owned winery where everyone pitches in and contributes...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Misty W
James D, Owner at Ceres Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2017

Hi Thanks for the great review - Lars certainly is a star. Glad you liked the wines and experience...! Cheers, James

Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

Girls weekend away for Art group. we booked in and loved looking at the art work while wine tasting. I took home 6 bottles of Pinot Gris which I really enjoyed. The magnums with art work as their labels were excellent and make a great...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

When visiting an artist in Bannockburn we were very pleased we decided to stop when passing this winery. We received a very friendly welcome and informative talk on the vineyard and their wines. We enjoyed tasting their current wines and especially liked the whites. Well...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Barry5252
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Ceres is started by the same Dicey family that started Mount Difficulty Wines. We came to Ceres after visiting Mount Difficulty. The Ceres set-up is much more personal. We were met at the cellar door by Odelle, wife of James Dicey the viticulturalist for Ceres...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank wendywelding
James D, Owner at Ceres Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2017

Thanks for the visit and the review - glad you enjoyed the wines and the experience! Come see us again sometime...

Reviewed 19 January 2017

Lovely wine tasting in fairly simple tasting room. Back vintages available for sale. Excellent pinot noir.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank terryk786
James D, Owner at Ceres Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2017

Thanks for the great review - we take pride in our wines and service!

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