Craggy Range

NZ’s Pyramid Valley expands to Central Otago after $8m sale

Pyramid Valley in New Zealand's Waikari Valley is expanding its portfolio to include a Central Otago Pinot Noir, following its sale to a fine wine start-up co-founded by Steve Smith MW, who also founded Craggy Range, for NZ$8m (£4.2m).

Craggy Range records third ‘exceptional’ vintage with 2015 release

Craggy Range has launched its top-end wines from the 2015 harvest, the third of a string of "exceptional" consecutive vintages, according to its chief winemaker Matt Stafford, despite losing 50% of its crop at its Te Muna vineyard in Martinborough.

Legal action threatened over Craggy Range-funded track

A zig-zag track, funded and developed by Craggy Range on Te Mata Peak in Hawke's Bay, has sparked public criticism from both an environmental group and local Māori.

Hawke’s Bay Syrah: ‘We don’t need make up’

Winemakers in Hawke's Bay should use "less make up" if the region's expression of Syrah is to reach its full potential, believes one winemaker, who advocates a less extracted style made with less oak to better express its place.

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