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Central Otago

Sam Neill: Living on the edge is f****** terrifying

Central Otago in New Zealand’s extreme south is one of the most unpredictable wine regions in the world, which makes producing wine there a thrilling, but terrifying, pursuit, says actor and winemaker Sam Neill.

Tuesday, February 14th, 2017 4 Comments »

Diversity of New Zealand Pinot Noir

The diversity of New Zealand’s Pinot Noirs came on centre stage at a SPIT workshop with Liam Steevenson MW, organized by Meiburg Wine Media.

Tuesday, February 7th, 2017 No Comments »

精品葡萄酒2016年发展动向(第五篇)

Simon Staples, Berry Bros & Rudd亚洲销售总监告诉the drinks business在今年哪些葡萄酒最受市场欢迎,以及他对2017年葡萄酒市场销售的预测。点击阅读,了解更多。

Monday, January 2nd, 2017 No Comments »

New Zealand: Pinot central

Since the boom time of the noughties, the big players have applied an increasingly powerful grip over Central Otago. With little land now left for sale, what’s next for this extraordinary Pinot-producing region, asks Patrick Schmitt MW

Wednesday, October 26th, 2016 1 Comment »

Domaine-Thomson’s Pinot travels first class

Domaine-Thomson’s Explorer Pinot Noir has been taken on by Cathay Pacific to serve in its first class cabins.

Friday, August 12th, 2016 No Comments »

Marlborough ‘end game’ now in play

Land for vineyards in Marlborough is now becoming so scarce that an “end game” is in play to acquire the best remaining sites, believes the estate director of Cloudy Bay.

Tuesday, May 31st, 2016 No Comments »

Sauvignon: ‘the grape that wine snobs cannot bear’

Name-dropping wine lovers may loathe Sauvignon Blanc, but it’s just as important as highbrow Pinot Noir, according to Oz Clarke.

Friday, February 19th, 2016 11 Comments »

EU blocks sale of Felton Road Riesling

Central Otago winery Felton Road has been prohibited from selling its Bannockburn Riesling in Europe because it falls below the 8.5% ABV limit set by the European Union.

Wednesday, January 20th, 2016 2 Comments »

Sam Neill opens pop-up cellar door at Two Paddocks

Actor Sam Neill has opened a pop-up cellar door in a silver Airstream caravan at his New Zealand winery Two Paddocks in Central Otago.

Tuesday, January 5th, 2016 No Comments »

Uncorked: PM Hall-Jones

The co-owner of Domaine Thomson Wines speaks to dbHK about inviting Aubert de Villaine for dinner and the bottle of Nuits-Saint-Georges that sparked her love of wine.

Tuesday, December 1st, 2015 No Comments »

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