LAKE WANAKA HONEYMOONS
In New Zealand, good food (and coffee) are high priorities. The food available is very seasonal and most is locally supplied, which we loved. There is a fair range of cuisines despite the quaint town centre. It is definitely worth visiting the vineyards that offer food and platters. Bookings are often essential, especially if you are a larger group, so planning ahead is a must.
A visit to the region would not be complete without a long lunch and wine tasting at this beautiful winery. World renowned for exceptional wine and food you will be welcomed by the warm cosy atmosphere in the winter and the sophisticated vibe in the summer. Their philosophies extend beyond the wine making and tasting experience with delicious seasonal, locally sourced produce starring on the menu too. They have a fabulous “trust the chef” option which we think is rather perfect when you are on holiday and kicking back. It is a popular option with New Zealanders and visitors so it is always worth planning ahead and booking a table.
Website - www.amisfield.co.nz
Address - 10 Lake Hayes Road, Queenstown
Bookings +64 3 442 0556 ext 1
With a kitchen garden and exquisite local produce to work with you will most likely want to make several bookings during your stay. The atmosphere is the perfect balance between relaxed and lively, with very comfortable decor and seating options making the most of all the seasons. The award winning chefs make menu changes with the seasons and availability and are inspired by the very best ingredients and committed to creative presentation. Make sure you nominate a driver as they have a fun wine tasting experience to add to the perfection of your lunch, dinner, afternoon tea or evening nibbles.
Website - www.bistrogentil.co.nz
Address - 76a Golf Course Road, Wanaka 9305
Bookings +64 (0) 3 443 2299
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