When you mention Straight 8 Estate to someone, they usually respond with, “I have really been meaning to go there”.
Situated at 2321 Main South Road Burnham, Straight 8 Estate, named after their rare Railton Light Sports vintage car, owners James Shand and Mary Jamieson create some “seriously drinkable wine”. With spring well and truly upon us, Straight 8 Estate’s new selection of dry, off-dry and medium rieslings is worth a try, and the new rustic gift trays made by Silverstead make for a great gift.
So, feel free to pop in, have a chat, have a drink and get to know more about why Straight 8 Estate is such a great place to visit, wine connoisseur or not.
An award-winning range of single vineyard wine with beautifully personalised labels is a unique way to commemorate your special day.
The friendly, down-to-earth team at Straight 8 Estate can help with wine selection and also organise personalised labels to reflect the bride and groom’s style and theme. “Whether it’s for your special occasion or for a gift, we can custom-make any amount, from small to large numbers,” explain owners Mary Jamieson and James Shand.
Straight 8 Estate opened its cellar door in 2012, offering free wine tasting in a friendly, relaxed environment. Group bookings are welcome and customers can wander around and chat directly with the owners. “There’s always a good special on here or you can buy online and have the wine couriered to your door.”
Straight 8 Estate is located at 2321 Main South Road Burnham, phone 03-347 6878 or visit straight8estate.co.nz.