- Publish Date
- Tuesday, 15 November 2016, 1:18PM
The 30th Air NZ Wine Awards were held Saturday night in Auckland - and winner of the Coast FM Champion Merlot, Cabernet and Blends was Villa Maria Reserve Gimblett Gravels Cabernet Sauvignon/Merlot Hawke's Bay 2014. Pictured with Lorna Subritzky is Villa Maria's Group Chief Winemaker Nick Picone.
Air New Zealand Champion Wine of the Show (the highest honour) was awarded to Lowburn Ferry Home Block Pinot Noir Central Otago 2014.
The full list of winners can be found below.