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Vintage Report 2020

In over 100 vintages at Vidal Estate we have never experienced one like 2020! Of course, every vintage is different, with the wines reflecting the season just gone and telling the story of the land, the climate and the people of that season and before. Some years are more challenging than others due to climatic pressure but not this year.

90+ scores for Vidal Estate in esteemed Robert Parkers - Wine Advocate

Joe Czerwinski from Wine Advocate has given Vidal some stellar reviews from the recent North Island tasting further cementing Vidal Estate as a premium producer of quality wines in New Zealand. 

The Best Chardonnay in the World Comes From Vidal Estate

Crichton has achieved greatness with Hawkes Bay Chardonnay, his last five vintages* of Vidal Estate’s premium Chardonnays picking up top awards globally.

Vidal Legacy Chardonnay does it again

Quality, concentration and excellent balance are only a few words to describe the Vidal Legacy Hawkes Bay Chardonnay 2012 which has picked up another accolade to add to its growing history book of awards.

Vidal Legacy Chardonnay Takes Award

A Hawke’s Bay Chardonnay has been named the champion wine at this year’s Romeo Bragato Wine Awards.

Celebrating Hawkes Bay Heritage with a new style

It has been a landmark year for one of New Zealand’s oldest wineries.

British Toast Vidal's Food Compatibility

It seems the Brits know when they’re onto a good match with Vidal wines.

The Country's Best Syrah Producer

Another trophy has been bestowed on a Vidal Syrah, proving when it comes to making the country’s best Syrah, Vidal is forging a path of success like no other.

Vidal Vintage 2013

Great vintages are remembered, discussed and tasted for decades.

Masu named 2014 Metro Restaurant of the Year

World class contemporary Japanese food has arrived in Auckland.

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