Welcome to the
edge of the earth.

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Wines of Marlborough, New Zealand

Ara wines ​are crafted on ​the edge of the earth; ​the essence of Pure Marlborough. ​This remote, rugged region is our ​Tūrangawaewae, and we invite you to ​drink in the best of this remarkable place ​with every sip.

We capture and amplify the best of Marlborough in every glass.​

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Pure Marlborough

It's impossible to tell the story of Ara Wines without telling the story of our home.


Nestled between rugged mountains and icy rivers lies our place of belonging - Marlborough, New Zealand. We aim to create the purest expression of this beautiful, unadulterated region through our wines.

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We've been crafting wines on the edge of the earth for over twenty years. Our cool climate, winemaking philosophy, love of our homeland, and our dedicate people combined to produce something we love - truly excellent wine. Learn more about Ara Wines here.

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Cool Climate Wine

Within a stones' throw of the ocean, our hometown enjoys the best of sun and sea, nearby ski slopes and Sounds; the definition of raw, rugged cool climate. Our climate and soil are crucial to the character of our wines and show the diversity of the stunning Marlborough region. Learn more about our Wairau Valley home.

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At Ara, we’re not about making sacrifices. Some people will tell you that you can’t have an alcohol-removed wine that’s as enjoyable to drink as the real thing. We think you can. 


Presenting Ara Zero. A Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc with the alcohol removed, and nothing lost. 

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