Tastebuds on a trip
Tastebuds on a trip

Your horoscope said something about taking a walk on the wild side this weekend, didn’t it? So here are three wines that…

Wine boss kick-back trial begins
Wine boss kick-back trial begins

Former New Zealand Wine Company chief executive Peter Scutts played a "double game", receiving kick-backs from a…

Wine: Lovely cabernet francs
Wine: Lovely cabernet francs

Cabernet franc is the bridesmaid of the Bordeaux family. Everyone expects it to be there but sadly it never gets singled…

Wine: 100 years of history
Wine: 100 years of history

Today we remember our boys who faced an uphill battle of the worst kind 100 years ago. On our home shores back in 1915…

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Horticultural production tops $7b for first time
Horticultural production tops $7b for first time

Horticultural production has topped $7 billion for the first time, with good growth in nearly all the…

Cheers to secret of my success

I am happy. I am one of the happiest people you will ever meet, writes Mike Hosking. Being upbeat and happy and positive…

Top tipples: Wine time

Looking for love in all the wrong places? Sometimes all it takes is a sip of something sensational to put you back on track…

Kiwi wine store exceeds £35k target

Melanie Brown's campaign to raise £35,000 to set up a specialist wine store in Brixton, London, has exceeded its target.

Wine: Save it for a special occasion
Wine: Save it for a special occasion

Cecilia Brut NV Methode Traditionelle Rich and lemon-laden, this magic from Marlborough smells delicious…

Pinot pigment mutations tell a colourful story

That cool pinot gris you enjoy after a tough day at the office is really just a mutant spin-out of pinot noir - or so scientists…

Kiwi appeal for £35,000 UK wine store

A Kiwi woman has launched a Kickstarter campaign in the hopes of raising £35,000 to set up a specialist wine store in Brixton…

Wine: Autumn flavours await

So yes, we’ve been pushed into autumn, and while your tan may be fading, don’t let your taste buds suffer the same fate

Wine: Magical medium-dry pinot gris

Pinot gris has proved an unstoppable force in this country. Our wineries now crush a whopping 24,000 tonnes; 1500 times…

The Dalmatians and their wine
The Dalmatians and their wine

One hundred years ago, a teenaged Josip Babich removed the boots in which he'd trudged through muddy…

Wine: An everlasting summer

Give your tastebuds an everlasting summer with these luscious, aromatic wines. Wild flowers, berries, citrus, stonefruit…

Villa Maria among world's best

Villa Maria’s founder thrilled to beat world-famous names to be voted 4th most admired wine brand.

On the trail of fine wine stories

Peter Calder revisits the chunk of Auckland's west where immigrant families from Croatia settled to grow fruit - and make…

Lion NZ full-year net profit falls 20pc

Lion - Beer, Spirits & Wine (NZ) Ltd , which has 46 per cent of the New Zealand market and is owned by Japan's Kirin Holdings…

Wine: Something wild, something wonderful
Wine: Something wild, something wonderful

Something wild, something wonderful and the much-anticipated release of a national treasure — March…

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