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Ransom Winery

46 Valerie Close, Warkworth 0983, New Zealand
+64 9-425 8862
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Friendly staff

Decent wine...though im not sure if the man doing the tasting was new or unfamiliar with the... read more

Reviewed 1 July 2017
Shawn C
,
Wellington, New Zealand
via mobile
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Gorgeous setting, overlooking the vines and rolling paddocks. Relaxed atmosphere, beautiful lunch... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2017
anthonyw818
,
Auckland
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good31%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“wine tasting” (8 reviews)
“pinot gris” (4 reviews)
“breads” (4 reviews)
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46 Valerie Close, Warkworth 0983, New Zealand
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+64 9-425 8862
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Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Decent wine...though im not sure if the man doing the tasting was new or unfamiliar with the product. Nice wines though. Beautiful grounds and the food smelled wonderful.

Thank Shawn C
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Gorgeous setting, overlooking the vines and rolling paddocks. Relaxed atmosphere, beautiful lunch platter to share with a lovely bottle of wine. Great staff, attentative but not overly so.

1  Thank anthonyw818
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Beautifully presented platter with fresh tasting dips etc which we shared amongst the four of us. It came with plenty of various types of lovely breads. But as with all platters anywhere it seems to us, there is never enough to satisfy. We found ourselves...More

Thank Kiwi15
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

First winery we visited in New Zealand. Pretty location even in the rain. Nice selection of wines to try, would have a better experience if the glasses were large rear and showed off the flavors instead of constricting them. Food was available but we didn't...More

Thank Donald J
Reviewed 24 November 2016

Great platters, so much better than the usual winery platters. The service was excellent and friendly. A great place for a leisurely lunch.

Thank Debbie W
Reviewed 20 November 2016

We came for the wine tasting. They still produce some lovely wines and often something differant from other wineries. Friendly, chatty staff behind the counter.

Thank Wayne K
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Lovely to be back at home and have ransom on my doorstep , i have enjoyed ransoms wines over the years, both here and overseas , there platters truely are exceptional and are an impressive accompaniment to there wines ' all of which I have...More

Thank Dave B
Reviewed 30 October 2016

We came here for lunch and wine tasting with overseas visitors. The host at the tasting was extremely welcoming and pleasant and very knowledgeable about his wines. The tasting is free if you prchase but they otherwise ask for a donation to their local wildlife...More

Thank LARRY R
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

After having covered most of the wineries in Warkworth, Ransom has the best platter and best value to me. On a sunny Sunday afternoon it is a great place to relax. They dont have a kitchen as such so menu is limited but I have...More

Thank Jane1402
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

We had an outstanding lunch platter with a large group of 12 friends and ransom was exceptional. Well prices and we even bought a dozen Pinot grigio!

Thank Peter H
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