In extraordinary times, family is everything.
The Family of XII is a collective of wineries spread across New Zealand. We are united by values, but each winery occupies a unique space within the world of New Zealand wine.
Like many Kiwi businesses, our Family of XII are navigating troubled waters during the global pandemic. We’re taking this opportunity to amplify each other by sharing the distinctive stories and offerings of each sibling. There is a lot to discover here… no one has family dinners quite like these.
“Dawn sky, new beginning.”
To celebrate 40 years on the land in Martinborough, we’re offering a unique getaway experience to our perfect part of the world. Visit our online store, purchase 6 bottles or more of our award-winning wine, and go in the draw to win 2 nights of accommodation at McCrone Vineyard Cottage — an experience that is not generally available to the public.
Use code FXII40YRS at checkout to go in the draw. Join our mailing list for the latest news and releases.
*Note: competition closes 30 June 2020 and will be drawn 1 July.
“Clean air, green fields and a care for the land.”
Discover our beautiful home in Hawke’s Bay and book a stay at our world-class accommodation — this is the perfect way to shake off your isolation. Click here to reserve your bookings from July 1.
Don’t forget to join our mailing list to keep up with the latest Craggy Range news and offers.
Every year, Felton Road releases an exclusive offer of its famed Block 3 Pinot Noir to a private list. Every year, it sells out. This is your chance to join that list: click here and enter the password FamilyofTwelve from June 22 to access the 2019 Felton Road Block 3 offer. Alternatively, you can email Tracy directly to join the mailing list.
Make your post-lockdown reunions extra special with a Magnum of FROMM ‘La Strada’ 2016 Pinot Noir for a special Family of XII price of $50 (RRP $76). Your loved ones deserve a wine which Bob Campbell MWdescribed as having, “Delicate black cherry, violet and spicy oak flavours with appealing purity.” Click here to contact the team at Fromm to take advantage of this offer.
Be part of the select group of wine lovers that receive access to the pre-release of Kumeu River’s 2019 vintage, and go in the draw to win two seats to an invite-only tasting at Kumeu River in July, hosted by Michael Brajkovich MW. Click here to join the list, and join the extended family of one of New Zealand’s pioneering wineries.
Lawson’s Dry Hills
To experience the best of Lawson’s Dry Hills, sign up to our newsletter and enjoy a Family of XII exclusive offer on a case of our Pioneer wines – 3 bottles of The Pioneer Pinot Noir 2014 and 3 bottles of The Pioneer Pinot Gris 2016 for just $159 (RRP $204). Email the team at Lawson’s Dry Hills to take advantage of this offer.
“We are not standing on dirt, but the rooftop of another Kingdom.” Discover the unique approach we take at Millton wines by joining our mailing list, and receive a 10% discount on your first order as well as access to early release and mailing list only offers in the future. Click here to join us.
Discover perfection within… Each year we lay down a small amount of wine in our private cellar, and occasionally we release a limited vertical selection to our customers. This year the Nautilus Pinot Noir Vertical Six-pack includes 2014, 2015 and 2016 vintages). Click here to buy this rare release.
“Gentle in the vineyard — gentle in the winery.” Learn more about our way of winemaking in the beautiful Moutere Hills of Nelson, and be among the first to hear about our exclusive Neudorf Moutere Chardonnay & Neudorf Moutere Pinot Noir releases by joining our database before September 1. Get in touch with us with the subject line FXII.
“Great wines that deliver on the promise of standing on the edge of the world and then going that little bit further.” Discover Palliser Estate wines from Martinborough by visiting our online store, or email usdirectly for a special offer on Palliser’s first Single Vineyard Pinot Noir and Estate Club membership.
We are excited to share a very rare vertical pack of Pegasus Bay Estate Riesling and Pinot Noir (6 vintages of each). Taste the distinct differences of each vintage as a result of the specific and unique growing conditions of each year, and discover how these wines have evolved with bottle age. All packs include a copy of the Pegasus Bay Cookbook, “The Vintner’s Table”. Click here to take advantage of this very special offer.
Join the Villa Maria Family and discover New Zealand’s most awarded winery. Click Open the Cellar to access exclusive, perfectly aged wines direct from the Villa Maria private library. Alternatively, email us to register and receive regular updates on cellar releases and magnums.