Posts by Hennie:

New Online Shop to find Sandihurst Wines

October 2nd, 2013

SHWR08Are you looking to buy Sandihurst Wines easily online then look no further than celia's. A new online shop that stocks not only Sandihurst wines but  many smaller artisan wine and food producers from the Selwyn Region.

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Happy Easter!

March 28th, 2013

Happy Easter to All. Wine Centre News - Liquor Licence restrictions require that the Wine Centre at West Melton must be closed on Friday 29th March and Sunday 31st March. Because of this we have also decided to remain closed on Saturday 30th. Regular Wine Centre Hours resume on Wednesday 3rd April, 12pm to 5pm.

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2013 Wine Tasting & Wine Shop Update

February 25th, 2013

Don't forget that you can buy Sandihurst Wines from the True & Daring Wine Centre. Open Wednesday to Sunday 12pm to 5pm. 1320 West Coast Road, West Melton.

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Merry Christmas & Happy New Year

December 22nd, 2012

It is that time of year dedicated to having fun with loved ones and to recharge batteries for the new year ahead. From us here at Sandihurst, have a wonderful Christmas and a fantastic 2013! We will be closed (to do all of the above) as from Sunday, 23 December 2012 until Wednesday, 9 January 2013. See you then! (On-line sales will continue throughout this period to make sure you don't run ...

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New Wine Shop Hours

December 7th, 2012

Sandihurst Wines are available from the True & Daring Wine Centre, open Wednesday to Sunday 12pm to 5pm at 1320 West Coast Road, West Melton, Canterbury.

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The Red Wine Dog…

August 8th, 2012

We are open... and we are closing again. Only for a short while though... As from Friday, 10th August until Monday, 3rd September the Cellar Door will be closed for tastings and sales. Sean will take care of all on-line sales and trade services. And The Red Wine Dog will continue to practise his entertainment routine in order to amuse you again when we re-open...!

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Sandihurst Cellar Door – Closed Temporarily to the Public

July 12th, 2012

The Cellar Door will be closed temporarily to the public from Saturday 14th July 2012. Normal hours will resume on Wednesday 1st August 2012. We apologize for any inconvenience. Please e-mail us at for any enquiries.

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Christmas Time

December 24th, 2010

Cellar Door 'tis the season... We'll be closed from 25 December until 4 January 2011. Cellar Door open for tastings and sales from 5 January 2011. We plan on having a wonderful time with our family and friends and we would like to wish each and everyone the same - have a wonderful Christmas and a great New Year! From all of us here at Sandihurst - thanks for the past and ...

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Choosing wine…

October 4th, 2010

Joshua posted this link on our facebook page and I thought it was hilarious. So many wines to choose from. So many things to consider. Can be quite complicated! However, we encountered a great 'culture' whilst in the USA - and that is "sampling". In the restaurants, customers could ask to sample wines that are available by the glass (and there are many!). The sommelier or wine waiter will happily bring 2, 3 or 4 samples and the customer can select ...

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Absolute essential viewing for wine lovers!

July 7th, 2010

Don't you just love the French? Nothing can stop them enjoying their favourite drink! Sandihurst wine lesson #1: Always have corkscrew. Lesson #2: Watch this video...

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