OUR TEAM

Karl Heinz Johner – Owner

With many years of wine making experience , the passion to build up wineries and make high quality Pinot wines, finally brought him to New Zealand.

Martin Bell–  Winemaker

Welcome Martin – our new Winemaker.  Martin has a Master of Science degree, majoring in Biotechnology, from the University of Otago.  Martin has winemaking experience from Oregon, Marlborough and Martinborough.

 Martin Schot – Vineyard Supervisor


Martin has been with us for a few months now and is proving to be a valued member of our team.  Martin goes the extra mile to ensure that our vineyard is healthy and produces top quality grapes.

Dale Morris – A lot of Everything


Our man for anything and everything that has to do with machines, maintenance and buildings. The original No. 8 Wire Kiwi Bloke.