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We are an independent wine store specialising in wines to suit everyone, with a wide range of wines from New Zealand & around the world in all price categories.

Kingsley Wood - First Glass Wines & Spirits

Kingsley Wood
Owner

Our goal is simple; better wine at the right price.

Regarded as one of Auckland’s best wine stores, our success is based on our loyal customers who keep coming back, in the knowledge that the wines we sell will always meet or exceed the quality for their price. See, How we buy wine & why it matters.

Please visit our Takapuna store, or shop our entire product range online, we promise you will not be disappointed in the quality of our outstanding selection and service.


We have moved!!

First Glass has moved to our new store at 22 Northcroft St, Takapuna, just a block away from where we were.   More room for great bargains, and lots of parking. See you there!


Weekly Best Buys

  • Alchemy Chardonnay 2014

    “Packed with juicy fruit and savoury oak!”

    Alchemy Chardonnay 2014

    Abundant grapefruit, flint, gunsmoke and wild yeast barrel ferment complexities radiate from the glass to tantalise the nose and the flinty/gun smoke characters are also quite prominent in the palate. It’s a reductively... more »
    First Glass Price: $25.99
  • Giesen The Brothers Chardonnay 2014

    “Our pick for best value buy from the Cuisine Chardonnay tasting”

    Giesen The Brothers Chardonnay 2014

    Light gold in hue with a gorgeous caramel cream, spice and biscuity oak aroma and a crème brulee and yummy fleshy peach lusciousness beautifully balanced by underlying citrussy notes and the long, toasty, savoury finish.... more »
    First Glass Price: $19.99
  • Maude Pinot Noir 2015

    “Gold Medal - NZIWS 2016 ”

    Maude Pinot Noir 2015

    Intriguingly aromatic and just a little heady with fine tannins, juicy red berry fruits, crushed sea shells, oak spice, savoury gamey nuances and a lovely hint of anise. Gold Medal - NZIWS 2016
    First Glass Price: $32.99
  • Rapaura Springs Reserve Pinot Noir 2015

    “Gold Medal Pinot Noir at this price! ”

    Rapaura Springs Reserve Pinot Noir 2015

    Lovely dark ruby in colour, the bouquet shows juicy dark cherries and plums with subtle spice complexity. It is beautifully fruited and rounded, and delivers plenty of attractive fruit flavours, wonderfully framed by fin... more »
    First Glass Price: $15.99
  • Serafino Shiraz 2013

    “Stylish McLaren Vale Shiraz”

    Serafino Shiraz 2013

    Saturated black red in hue with a complex, savoury aroma then full-bodied and generous in the palate with black pepper, cake spices, juicy black cherry and blackberry fruit, creamy oak and a long juicy finish. A beautifu... more »
    First Glass Price: $19.99
  • The Landing Chardonnay 2015

    “Fabulous new vintage!”

    The Landing Chardonnay 2015

    Bright golden in hue with inviting aromas of creamy nutty oak with accents of tropical fruit then in the palate ripe stonefruit flavours with hints of pineapple woven with butter caramel over a savoury, mealy nutty oak b... more »
    First Glass Price: $38.99
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22 NORTHCROFT ST
TAKAPUNA

Monday to Friday – 9.00am to 6.30pm
Saturday – 9.00am to 6.00pm
Sunday – closed

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