26 September 2014 News

Wine critic Stephen Tanzer recently posted about his “sure-fire pinot choices from New Zealand” on his blog, Winophilia. Dog Point’s Pinot Noir was among his favorites. See below for his comments on the wine!

Dog Point Pinot Noir 2012 Marlborough, New Zealand

And finally, Dog Point Vineyard, best known for its consistently superb sauvignon blancs, has also succeeded mightily with pinot noir in 2012. The Pinot Noir Marlborough ($40; Vintus Wines) offers aromas and flavors of raspberry, strawberry and smoked meat complemented by high-toned spicy oak. It’s densely packed, concentrated, deep and round, offering inviting generosity of texture and sweetness of fruit. The finish is classically dry and long, with lingering spice character and excellent lift.

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18 August 2014 News

Decanter Magazine features New Zealand Pinot Noir as becoming a serious player on the world stage over the last 30 years. The article highlights the differences in style between the country’s main regions and for Marlborough Dog Point’s Pinot Noir is among the best.

13 August 2014 News

One of Decanter Magazine’s “22 must-try Sauvignon Blancs” was Dog Point’s 2010 Section 94! With 18.5 out of 20 (95/100) points the review is as follows.Discreet ripe citrus nose. Flavors of very ripe grapefruit, intense and crystalline, its racy fruit a very pure expression of Sauvignon. Very long.” Click here to see more “must-try” wines.

21 July 2014 News

Food & Wine Magazine’s August 2014 issue is all about the best of summer dishes and perfect wines to match. Dog Point’s 2013 Sauvignon Blanc was paired with Artic Char with Charmoula! Click here to check out the recipe.


18 July 2014 News

Click on the image below to see a video of Matt Sutherland discussing the new Dog Point barrel wines releases at our 10th Anniversary Portfolio tasting!


14 July 2014 News

Wine Enthusiast featured their Top-Rated “Alternative” Sauvignons, the trend of Marlborough producers releasing oak-influenced Sauvignon Blancs again. “These ‘alternative’ Sauvignon Blancs, as they’ve become known — some don’t even mention the grape varietal on the front label — show more variation in style than their unoaked brethren” says WE. Of the Top-Rated was Dog Point’s 2011 Section 94 with 92 points and is an Editors’ Choice! Click here to see the full feature.

23 June 2014 News, Videos

Antonio Galloni reviewed his top 4 SUMMER WINES on Bloomberg News on Friday, and Dog Point’s spectacular Sauvignon Blanc is featured! Click HEREto view the video.

31 May 2014 News

The Dog Point May 2014 newsletter was just released, with a harvest update, upcoming events and some tremendous recent reviews. Click here to see the full newsletter.


8 April 2014 News

A clipping from the Washington Post show and article entitled “look at New Zealand, and expect the unexpected”. They mention Dog Point Vineyards and their Section 94 Sauvignon Blanc.  Also, the 2013 Sauvignon Blanc and 2010 Pinot Noir received 3 stars each! Check out the full article and reviews below.

28 March 2014 News

Marlborough Express released an article discussing the quality in hand picked grapes and how boutique wineries such as Dog Point Vineyards showcase this. Click here to read the full article.