Marlborough Wine Region, Blenheim, on the South Island of New Zealand..
The view of the vineyards in the Marlborough Wine Region from the tower at Highfield Estate WInery, Brookby Road, Blenheim, Marlborough. New Zealand..Established in 1989, Highfield is a boutique Marlborough winery owned by Shin Yokoi and Tom Tenuwera. . Highfield is surrounded by a beautiful five acre pinot noir block, situated on the Brookby Ridge and signposted by the iconic tower...The Marlborough wine region is New Zealand's largest wine producer. The Marlborough wine region has earned a global reputation for viticultural excellence since the 1970s. It has an enviable international reputation for producing the best Sauvignon Blanc in the world. It also makes very good Chardonnay and Riesling and is fast developing a reputation for high quality Pinot Noir. Of the region's ten thousand hectares of grapes (almost half the national crop) one third are planted in Sauvignon Blanc. Marlborough, New Zealand, 13th February 2011. Photo Tim ClaytonAdd to Cart Add to Lightbox Download