Sileni Estates is a major vineyard and winery development in Hawke's Bay, New Zealand's oldest established vineyard area. The first vintage was in 1998 and since then the wines have won world-wide acclaim. The company is named after the Sileni who featured in Roman mythology alongside Bacchus, the god of Wine; they celebrated good wine, good food and good company.
Sileni boasts a state-of-the-art winery designed to crush more than 1,500 tonnes of grapes. Its winemakers honed their skills in Alsace, Bordeaux, Burgundy, California, Chile and Oregon. Sileni Estates strives to maintain high standards in environmentally sustainable viticultural and winemaking practices. The company produces hand-crafted wines that reflect the unique characteristics of the vineyards.
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