Giesen Wine Estate

Address: Burnham School Rd, RD 5, Christchurch

Region: Canterbury

Size: Medium

2004 CQI: 3.74 out of 5 (17 reviews)-.5

Exported to US: Yes

Since arriving from Germany in the early '80's, the three Giesen brothers have been busy building a dominant wine business in Canterbury that has expanded to Waipara and Marlborough. Quality has not suffered during expansion.


  • Sauvignon Blanc
  • Pinot Noir
  • Methode Tradionelle sparkling
  • Riesling
  • Chardonnay
  • Late harvest dessert wines

Reserve label wines in better years.