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Finer Wines

8 Main Road, Katikati 3166, New Zealand
+64 7-549 3463
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Has to be the best in NZ.

The best thing to do once you have eased yourself into this shop is to tell Jim what you want... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2018
Dennis J
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Hamilton, New Zealand
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Good advice, range and something special

Jim will fix it! Any occasion, any liquor, any question, he has never been wrong in his... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2018
Brigid G
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7 Jul 2018
“Has to be the best in NZ.”
24 Jun 2018
“Good advice, range and something special”
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8 Main Road, Katikati 3166, New Zealand
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+64 7-549 3463
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Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

The best thing to do once you have eased yourself into this shop is to tell Jim what you want. Just give him an idea of what it is, then relax and enjoy the process of buying more than you thought you would, and at...More

Thank Dennis J
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Reviewed 25 June 2018

Jim will fix it! Any occasion, any liquor, any question, he has never been wrong in his advice...except perhaps the purple violet liquor which isn't to everyone's taste... If there is a type of wine I want for example, or have a favourite winery, I...More

Thank Brigid G
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Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Went in to grab a bottle very happily came out with 6 great sounding wines. A fascinating shop and very pleasant and interesting chat - all added to a great experience

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Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

Wow, is the word when you walk in , the store is cluttered but do yourselves a favour and spend sometime looking. There is some wonderful suprises in store if you like wine and spirits. The owner is very knowledgeable and very welcoming. A must...More

Thank Kezza361
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Reviewed 12 November 2017

Finer Wines is a thing of winder - it looks like a warehouse and ou can only just get down the aisles. But it is loaded with rare, unsual and stunning wine from New Zealand and around the world. The owner/operator is Jim Batree, an...More

Thank KiwiDerek
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Reviewed 17 May 2017

Great deal of help from Jim choosing wines for a party . Looking mainly for red wines sourced in Australia .

Thank twobigsaints
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Reviewed 21 April 2017

A hotel bottle shop with no fine wine offerings referred us to this specialist wine shop, and the hour drive to get there was worth every minute. For wine aficionados, this shop is absorbing. Premium NZ wines from both north and south islands, with extensive...More

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