Church Road Celebrates 125 years of winemaking excellence

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31 August 2022

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Church Road, the Hawke’s Bay award-winning winery, is proudly releasing its Prestige Collection for 2022, which Chief Winemaker Chris Scott believes to be some of the best wines that he has ever produced!

Consisting of three TOM wines and four Church Road 1 Single Vineyard wines, the release coincides with Church Road celebrating 125 years of winemaking excellence on the site where the Church Road winery remains today. The Church Road Prestige Collection presents the highest quality wines from across the famed Hawke’s Bay region.

“We’ve produced some of the best back-to-back vintages the Hawke’s Bay region has ever seen and our 2021 TOM Chardonnay is one of the best we’ve ever made,” says Chris Scott

Chris Scott, one of New Zealand’s most celebrated winemakers and who was named Winestate’s NZ Winemaker of the Year for an unprecedented fourth time in 2021

“We challenge ourselves to perfect the details behind the art and science of wine growing and winemaking, investing time, using our intuition, and growing our expertise as we continue to hone our skill. Our TOM range is a salute to Hawke’s Bay pioneer, Tom McDonald, and is a culmination of 125 years of those efforts.

The Prestige Collection for 2022 will celebrate the legacy of Tom McDonald, with the wines set to be released on Monday, 12 September, his birthday. All wines from the TOM and Church Road 1 ranges are available at select retail stores, on-premise, and online at  

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