Our Wines

Starborough wines express the unique soil and climate interactions of our three locations, Starborough Terrace and Long Lane blocks in the Awatere Valley and the original Jones property at O’Dwyers Farm in the Wairau Valley.

Starborough Sauvignon Blanc

Sauvignon Blanc

Starborough Pinot Gris

Pinot Gris

Starborough Chardonnay

Chardonnay

Starborough Pinot Noir

Pinot Noir

Starborough ‘Family Estate’
Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc 2019

A refreshing Sauvignon Blanc with richness of passionfruit, herb and mineral flavours. The nose is soft and elegantly proportioned with aromas of passionfruit, white floral aromas and nuances of fresh herbs and mineral notes. Lively on the palate and wonderfully structured by juicy acidity.

Starborough Sauvignon Blanc

Accolades

5 Stars (94/100) – Sam Kim Wine Orbit
Gold Top 50 – New World Wine Awards                                    Gold – New Zealand International Wine Show                                  Gold – New Zealand Aromatic Wine Competition

Starborough ‘Family Estate’
Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc 2019

A refreshing Sauvignon Blanc with richness of passionfruit, herb and mineral flavours. The nose is soft and elegantly proportioned with aromas of passionfruit, white floral aromas and nuances of fresh herbs and mineral notes. Lively on the palate and wonderfully structured by juicy acidity.

Accolades

5 Stars (94/100) – Sam Kim Wine Orbit
Gold – New World Wine Awards
Gold – New Zealand International Wine Show                  Gold – New Zealand Aromatic Wine Competition

Starborough Sauvignon Blanc

Starborough ‘Family Estate’
Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc 2019

A refreshing Sauvignon Blanc with richness of passionfruit, herb and mineral flavours. The nose is soft and elegantly proportioned with aromas of passionfruit, white floral aromas and nuances of fresh herbs and mineral notes. Lively on the palate and wonderfully structured by juicy acidity.

Accolades

 

5 Stars (94/100) – Sam Kim Wine Orbit
Gold Top 50 – New World Wine Awards
Gold – New Zealand International Wine Show                                                  Gold – New Zealand Aromatic Wine Competition

Starborough ‘Family Estate’
Marlborough Pinot Gris 2019

An elegant wine with a finely concentrated palate displaying aromatic white and yellow stonefruits lifted by exotic florals, rose-petal elements and complex nutty and flinty nuances. The wine shows excellent fruit intensity and silky texture, leading to a lingering smooth finish.

Starborough Pinot Gris

Accolades

5 Stars (93/100) – Sam Kim Wine Orbit

Starborough ‘Family Estate’
Marlborough Pinot Gris 2019

An elegant wine with a finely concentrated palate displaying aromatic white and yellow stonefruits lifted by exotic florals, rose-petal elements and complex nutty and flinty nuances. The wine shows excellent fruit intensity and silky texture, leading to a lingering smooth finish.

Accolades

5 Stars (93/100) – Sam Kim Wine Orbit

Starborough Pinot Gris

Starborough ‘Family Estate’
Marlborough Pinot Gris 2019

An elegant wine with a finely concentrated palate displaying aromatic white and yellow stonefruits lifted by exotic florals, rose-petal elements and complex nutty and flinty nuances. The wine shows excellent fruit intensity and silky texture, leading to a lingering smooth finish.

Starborough Pinot Gris

Accolades

 

5 Stars (93/100) – Sam Kim Wine Orbit

Starborough ‘Single Vineyard’
Marlborough Chardonnay 2017

Aromas of ripe, fresh yellow stone fruits, complemented with rich, buttery notes and a subtle layer of flint. Generous on the palate – lovely fresh citrus with a well-rounded nutty finish. This wine has intense fruit concentration and the underlying acidity gives great focus.

Starborough Chardonnay

Accolades

 

5 Stars (93/100) – Sam Kim Wine Orbit
5 Stars ( 18.5/20) – Raymond Chan Wine Reviews

Starborough ‘Single Vineyard’
Marlborough Chardonnay 2017

Aromas of ripe, fresh yellow stone fruits, complemented with rich, buttery notes and a subtle layer of flint. Generous on the palate – lovely fresh citrus with a well-rounded nutty finish. This wine has intense fruit concentration and the underlying acidity gives great focus.

Accolades

 

5 Stars (93/100) – Sam Kim Wine Orbit
5 Stars ( 18.5/20) – Raymond Chan Wine Reviews

Starborough Chardonnay

Starborough ‘Single Vineyard’
Marlborough Chardonnay 2017

Aromas of ripe, fresh yellow stone fruits, complemented with rich, buttery notes and a subtle layer of flint. Generous on the palate – lovely fresh citrus with a well-rounded nutty finish. This wine has intense fruit concentration and the underlying acidity gives great focus.

Starborough Chardonnay

Accolades

 

5 Stars (93/100) – Sam Kim Wine Orbit
5 Stars ( 18.5/20) – Raymond Chan Wine Reviews

Starborough ‘Family Estate’
Marlborough Pinot Noir 2018

This fragrant Pinot Noir shows complex aromas of red and dark fruits complemented with savoury, earthy notes and a hint of wild thyme. The palate is ripe with fruit richness and lively flavours of dark raspberries and plum backed with soft, seductive tannins and a lovely hint of pepper on the finish.

Accolades

 

4.5 Stars (91/100) – Sam Kim Wine Orbit

Starborough ‘Family Estate’
Marlborough Pinot Noir 2018

This fragrant Pinot Noir shows complex aromas of red and dark fruits complemented with savoury, earthy notes and a hint of wild thyme. The palate is ripe with fruit richness and lively flavours of dark raspberries and plum backed with soft, seductive tannins and a lovely hint of pepper on the finish.

Accolades

4.5 Stars (91/100) – Sam Kim Wine Orbit

Starborough ‘Family Estate’
Marlborough Pinot Noir 2018

This fragrant Pinot Noir shows complex aromas of red and dark fruits complemented with savoury, earthy notes and a hint of wild thyme. The palate is ripe with fruit richness and lively flavours of dark raspberries and plum backed with soft, seductive tannins and a lovely hint of pepper on the finish.

Accolades

 

4.5 Stars (91/100) – Sam Kim Wine Orbit