WINES OF COMPLEXITY FROM TRADITIONAL WINEMAKINGSee More
Wines that marry the ripe, distinctive characteristics of Hawke's Bay with traditional winemaking techniques
COMPLEX, TEXTURAL AND FULL OF CHARACTER THESE WINES CELEBRATE THE VISION OF OUR FOUNDER; TOM MCDONALDSee More
Our pioneering winemaker, Tom McDonald (1907 - 1987) dramatically elevated the quality of winemaking in Hawke's Bay. His lifelong dedication to crafting fine wines helped establish the superb reputation that the region and Church Road are known for. Church Road honours Tom's legacy with an unwavering commitment to pushing the quality boundaries of Hawke's Bay winemaking.
Hawke's Bay Chardonnay
Hawke's Bay Merlot
Hawke's Bay Cabernet Sauvignon
Hawke's Bay Syrah
Hawke's Bay Pinot Gris
Hawke's Bay Sauvignon Blanc
Hawke's Bay Tempranillo
Hawke's Bay Marzemino
DELICATE & REFRESHING WINES THAT BRING ELEGANCE TO ANY OCCASIONSee More
A celebration of the love between our pioneering winemaker, Tom McDonald, and his supportive wife Gwen, who helped establish Church Road winery.
FULL BODIED YET FINELY TEXTURED WINE WITH GREAT LENGTH AND COMPLEXITYSee More
Church Road Grand Reserve wines are produced only in exceptional vintages. The very best low-cropping vineyard blocks are targeted for selective hand-harvesting to yield wines with the greatest possible flavour, depth and concentration. In the winery these wines are made using small batch, traditional winemaking techniques that emphasise texture, structure and subtle complexity, while still letting the fruit shine through.
ONE VINEYARD, ONE CRAFTSMAN, ONE WINESee More
Sumptuous, complex wines that showcase the elegance of wine crafted by a single winemaker from grapes of a single vineyard. These wines are testament to our winemaking credentials and showcase great depth, flavour and intensity.
A FINELY TEXTURED, YET FULL-BODIED WINE OF EXCEPTIONAL CHARACTER AND COMPLEXITYSee More
Tom McDonald was a passionate winemaker and one of the earliest pioneers of quality winemaking in New Zealand. Produced only in outstanding vintages, TOM wines are of the most exceptional character and quality. Wearing the TOM label is our tribute to one of New Zealand's great winemaking legends.