In ancient Greece the Sileni were companions of Dionysus, the god of good things - wine, vineyards and theatre. When there was something to be celebrated, the Sileni were always on hand to encourage enjoyment of delicious food, good wine and social interaction.
And when celebrations were in short supply, you could trust the Sileni to invent a reason for fun. Such was their dedication to the joy of living.Learn more about the Sileni story
Vertical Tasting Event
Come along to Sileni Estates on the 20th May for a vertical tasting of our Lodge Chardonnay and Triangle Merlot. Each wine will be paired with a different Canapé and our Head Winemaker will educate you on each ...
Why we love our Triangle Merlot
Merlot is arguably the king of red wines here in Hawke’s Bay and is one of Sileni Estates flagship grape varieties. It was first planted here on the Lyon’s block back in the early 90’s to produce...
New kid on the block
Albarino is showing some solid potential both in viticulture and wine making all over New Zealand. Originally from Spain, Albarino’s new adopted home has taken the variety with open arms. Here i...
What we’re drinking this week
Rich savoury plum, spice and berry fruit aromas. Dark mocha and dark fruit flavours follow through to the palate, with a silky, dark chocolate finish.
Serve with roast beef, braised duck or enjoy with full-flavoured, hard cheese.
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