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It's what's in the bottle that counts.

This page is dedicated to you. Guiding you through the various regions, grape varieties and other interesting technicalities of the making, and drinking, of our wonderful portfolio of wines.

Keep an eye out as we continually update this page, helping you dive into our wonderful world of wine.

The Rose Family
Producer Spotlight: Wairau River Wines
Family is at the heart of what we do here at Ellis Wines, like many of our family-run wine makers. 

Wairau River Wines is run by the Rose Family. The Rose family have a long and proud pioneering history in t

Ellis Team
Ellis Wines goes back to the 70s
The Ellis team went back to the 70s last Friday, raising money for Shooting Star Chase, a local children's hospice.
The Ellis Team goes to Italy
Last week the Ellis team took a trip to Italy, to see our friends at Le Monde. Read about our Purchasing Manager, Richard's experience below.
Bastille Day Airshow
Celebrate Bastille Day
We are celebrating Bastille Day, this coming Sunday by tasting our way through a cherry-picked selection of 14 wines from all over France.  Bastille Day is the national day of France,
Ch Pennautier
The Ellis Team head to Lorgeril
One of the great joys of working in the wine trade is the opportunity to travel and visit our producers across the globe.  This June we took members of the sales team to visit Lorgeril
Daniel Pisano
Meet Daniel Pisano
Meet Daniel Pisano - one of the three Pisano brothers who are the fourth generation of the Pisano family to make wine in Progreso, Canelones.

His brothers Gustavo and Eduardo take care of the winemaking and

Badachro Gin Cocktail
World Gin Day - 8th June
Enjoy World Gin Day on the 8th June with a G&T. We have a fantastic gin from the north west Highlands of Scotland - say hello to Badachro.
Summer of Soave
From 1st May 2019, #SummerofSoave celebrates the many splendours of Italy’s finest, silkiest white wine...


Wine and Glass
Caladoc & Famille Deroose
Our wine buyers continue to expand our portfolio with new and exciting wines from family owned wineries across the world.