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. Cashew nuts…

Pinot pigment mutations tell a colourful story
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
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
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

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Wine: Magical medium-dry pinot gris
Wine: Magical medium-dry pinot gris

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

The Dalmatians and their wine

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

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
On the trail of fine wine stories

Peter Calder revisits the chunk of Auckland's west where immigrant families from Croatia settled to…

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

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

Wine exports reach record high

Wine exports have reached a record high and now stand at $1.37 billion - up 8.2 per cent. The increase propelled wine to…

Wine: Classic producers doing what they know best

Plenty of new wine producers are vying for our attention. Meanwhile, the established “old guard” keep on doing what they…

Delegat to bring its wine to the world
Delegat to bring its wine to the world

In a year that brought significant growth and expansion for winemaker Delegat Group, managing director…

Wine: Longing for robust reds

Tired of summer whites and rosé wines? Longing for a robust red even if you have to match it with fish and salad? Help is…

NZ wine sales improving in North America

Consumers trading up to premium wine and an improved economy is behind a 19 per cent boost in North American sales to 425,000…

Beer supply falls despite craft brewery boost

A big fall in the amount of beer available has lead to a 2 per cent fall in the size of New Zealand's alcohol supply last…

Wine: NZ wines seeking points of difference

Three New Zealand wines seeking points of difference while retaining those elements you expect to find in wines you particularly…

Wine: Central Otago's best pinot noirs
Wine: Central Otago's best pinot noirs

New Zealand pinot noir continues to collect rave reviews from every corner. Many of the star performers…

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