Our port, sherry and other products

Tairare Block is named for the native tree that once was found all over Northland, New Zealand. Our logo represents the native wood pigeon, the Kereru, it is the only bird large enough to spread the seeds from the Taraire Tree.

30 year old port eThis port has been matured in Totara barrels and is well structured with multiple layers of flavor and a very rich nose. It is medium sweet and compliments any desert or cheese board, it is diverse enough to accompany any course and could be enjoyed on its own. Price:
$55 per 500ml bottle
20 year old port

A well structured port. It has a fragrant nose and the palate has layers of flavour with plenty of plum and fruit. Excellent drinking now or laying down for the future

Price:
$25.00 per bottle
PORT

A well structured medium port.  Lighter in taste than the 20 year old but still with plum and fruit flavours and a rich nose.

Price:
$20 per bottle
Chooks Away - Sherry

The Sherry has been aged in Totara Barrels and is approx. 15 years old.  Made from the palomino grape in a traditional spainish style, aged under a layer of flor yeast, with a fresh, zesty liveliness and aromas with chamomile notes.

Available as a dry, medium or sweet.  All are excellent for both drinking and cooking with.

It is called Chooks Away as the winery was a chicken farm prior to it being a full time vineyard and winery, and now they've flown the coop.

Price:
$15.00 500ml bottle
Minimum order 2
Vinegars

Vinegar made from White wine or Red wine, Sherry or Port.

Unpasteurised so it will become cloudy and produce a vinegar mother.  Excellent as a salad dressing or used in cooking.

Price:
$10.00 for a 250ml bottle or $18 for a 500ml
Minimum order 2
Chilli Sherry

Chilli sherry, ideal replacement for Tabasco or Worcestershire sauce whilst cooking.  Add a little (or a lot) whilst cooking or into the finished product to add warmth.  This product is hot.

 

Price:
$10.00
Minimum order 2

 

PURCHASING OUR PORT, SHERRY & OTHER PRODUCTS

Minimum of 2 bottles for purchase online, to buy wine please email wine@taraireblock.co.nz

Delivery charges.  Based on 6 or 12 bottles, for all other quantities please enquire - $5.00 local Bay of Islands.  $8.00 North Island.  $20 South Island