Saint Clair

Saint Clair

About Saint Clair

Saint Clair Family Estate is a standout amongst New Zealand’s leading wineries. The picturesque artisan winery embodies refinement and elegance, synthesising an idyllic environment with distinctively exquisite wines.

Founded in 1994 by Neal and Judy Ibbotson, Saint Clair winery is a culmination of careful vineyard selection, precise viticultural practice and an unwavering commitment to quality. Nestled in the heart of Marlborough, the winery derives its name from a local coastal town paying homage to the region's rich history.

The Ibbotsens, seasoned winegrowers for over 40 years, utilise their time-honoured knowledge and expertise, complemented by an innovative approach to produce wines that express the unique characteristics of their Marlborough region.

With a remarkable portfolio boasting countless national and international awards, the wine estate is renowned for their classic Sauvignon Blanc, in addition to other varietals. These include refined Chardonnay, aromatic Gewürztraminer, bold Pinot Noir and vibrant Viognier.

Saint Clair’s winemaking approach employs ultramodern technology coupled with traditional methods, thus maintaining the integrity of the fruit from vineyard to the bottle, each silhouette of wine ensuring a tailored tasting experience that is distinctly Saint Clair.

The estate's onsite Vineyard Kitchen allows visitors to pair their unique wines with exceptional locally-sourced cuisine, all whilst overlooking the breathtaking views of the vine-laden Marlborough landscape, A visit to Saint Clair winery is much more than a wine tasting; it's an unforgettable sensory journey that leaves a lasting imprint on the palates of connoisseurs and novices alike.

In sum Saint Clair Family Estate is a true testament to the enchanting allure of winemaking. A passion-driven family enterprise pushing the boundaries of wine production, whilst cherishing the ancient artistry it personifies.

Saint Clair winery is, in essence, a love story. A love story delicately interwoven with the land, the vines and the fruit they tenderly cultivate and guide all, producing wines that are expressions of devotion and patience; imbued in every glass.

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