Author Archive | Phil

Farmers Market

The Farmers Market has been going in Blenheim for over 10 years. If you are in Blenheim for the weekend it’s a must see on a Sunday morning. Relax sample the food and sit back and enjoy some entertainment.   At Antria we try to use local produce where we can so get along most […]

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Gibbs are well and truly back

Great to see Chris Gibbs has re-opened Gibbs. Now Gibbs on Godfrey and sadly without Heidi at his side but what a great addition to the evening dining options for tourists to our region. We left it a few weeks to spend an evening and it was not a disappointment, The food is great local […]

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After the Earthquake

We have had a number of emails asking how we got on over the last few days with the earthquake which affected the area. We are please to report that while we felt the Sunday one we have felt very few since. Antria’s construction seems to have not moved and we have had no damage so […]

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Apple Juicing Time

The vineyards around us have been harvested and while Antria does not have grapes we do need to juice our apples for the next summer season. It seems to take forever but the result is worth it. Apple juice – no preservatives, no sprays, just apple juice the way it should be      

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Shout it from the roof top

What a great Autumn day. the lawns are done and what a great time to just get up on the roof and see what is happening around us. For those that have stayed at Antria Boutique Lodge these are not the usual views you get but it shows you how in the centre of the vineyards we […]

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Harvest Time 2013

What a great few weeks seeing all the activity in the vineyards surrounding Antria Boutique lodge. The sunshine stayed and it looks like the rain of recent days is going. The Marlborough area is just stunning at this time of year with all the Autumn colours. This is a great time to visit and already a few […]

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