Completed in 1989, the classic 18th century château-style building was architecturally inspired by the historic Château de la Marquetterie in France owned by Champagne Taittinger. The winery houses production facilities, offices and a stunning visitor centre, including the newly opened Jardin d‘Hiver, which attracts in excess of 100,000 visitors a year. The production facility was later extended to focus on the increased production of top-quality Pinot Noir.
Hand harvested fruit… The winemaking is split between Sparkling Winemaker Zak Miller and Pinot Noir Winemaker TJ Evans, with hands-on input from CEO Remi Cohen. The team continue the ethos of founding winemaker Eileen Crane: ‘To create an elegant, delicate yet intense style.