For the last 25 years the people at Pask Winery have been instrumental in the transformation of the Gimblett Road area of Hawkes Bay from complete unknown to New World powerhouse. Based upon the Southerly alluvial plains of the North Island, it was in fact local topdressing pilot Chris Pask who from his perfect vantage point noticed the low nutrient, free draining gravel which is the perfect starting block for Bordeaux style wines.Read More
The Pask team is headed up by Head Winemaker and Managing Director Kate Radbund. Kate is one of the most highly regarded winemakers in New Zealand and it is her passion for the Hawkes Bay region, her unwavering commitment to quality, and her willingness to experiment which really set Pask apart. Not content to settle for the traditional Kiwi staples of Sauvignon Blanc and Pinot Noir Kate leads the way when it comes to producing world class Syrah, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, and Malbec from top quality Vineyard sites and only in the best years.