Linden Estate's vineyards are situated on the slopes of the Esk Valley hills. This provides a unique microclimate which protects the vineyard from frost and gives stunning views through the valley. Hawkes Bay is known as a warm area of New Zealand, with moderate rainfall and abundant sunshine. Esk Valley is the most northerly of the Hawkes Bay wine growing areas and is one of the oldest vineyard locations in the area. We pride ourselves on our boutique-style production, growing seven varieties of grapes in small, carefully managed blocks, over 11.5 ha of vineyard area.
Our varieties are:
The photos below show just some of the beautiful outlooks we get to enjoy as we work.