“The most exciting and innovative wine tasting of your life” Bob Campbell, Master of Wine
Treat yourself and your friends to Auckland’s essential wine experience for only $30 per person
The Big Picture Wine Experience presents the World of wine to you in a way never experienced before. Discover the aroma components of wine and watch an interactive film, whilst you virtually meet the winemakers and taste their wines.
Unwrap your senses in the Aroma Room
Your wine experience begins in the interactive Aroma Room. All the aromas of wine can be uncovered here, enabling you to appreciate the language of wine. We explain how aromas are developed and you can learn about the wine making process. But this is not lecture. You’ll have fun sampling and experiencing each aroma.
Taste the passion with our wine Film
Next, you’ll be guided into our state of the art auditorium where a 30-minute Wine Film will fly you over Auckland’s spectacular landscape. The flight path takes you to six wineries within the region. Here’ the winemaker will join you and explain the aroma and palate of the wine whilst tasting the wine along side you.
We have 2 regions and 4 films for your selection
Discover Auckland Wine
- The original NZ wine region! Choose Red or White Wine
Discover wine from the Auckland Region; fly over the Hauraki Gulf, see spectacular Waiheke Island Coast line, visit the Waitakere Range and fly over stunning Matakana. Taste superb Kumeu Chardonnay, world class Waiheke Island Syrah and bold Matakana Reds. This tasting reveals Auckland’s best kept secrets!
New Zealand Flight
Choose Red or White Wine or Mixed
Taste the best New Zealand has to offer, experience our countries outstanding wines all in one sitting. Compare your Pinot’s with your Cabernet, your Chardonnay with your Sauvignon. Fly over spectacular snow capped Southern Alps in central Otago, view the amazing viticulture on Marlborough’s Awatere and Wairau Valleys, and experience the Hawkes Bay Pacific Ocean coastline. This tasting should not be missed.
Cellar Door and BBQ Grill
After your Wine Experience you may enhance your sensory journey with a range of other New Zealand and boutique Auckland wines from our Cellar Door as well as complement it with our delicious shellfish menu. Taste local New Zealand shellfish from freshly cooked Scampi to Pacific oysters and green shell mussels.