The best Sauvignon Blancs from the 2017 Global Masters

While consumers love Sauvignon Blanc, many in the trade treat it with disdain. But as our annual competition shows, in the right hands, this grape can create genuinely exciting expressions – at all price points.

Asian Sauvignon Blanc and Riesling Masters 2017: the results

The consistency of New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc and the diversity of Riesling impressed a panel of expert judges at our latest Asian Masters, underlining the two white grape varieties' immense market potential in Hong Kong.

Jim White: ‘2017 the toughest vintage of my life’

The incessant rains during harvest time in Marlborough has led winemaker Jim White of Cloudy Bay to say the 2017 vintage was the toughest vintage in his life so far.

Ningxia and Marlborough to sign ‘friendship city’ agreement

Marlborough in New Zealand is set to sign a "friendship city" agreement with China's leading wine region Ningxia during its mayor's official visit to China between 3-10 September, in a bid to boost wine-related cooperation between the two regions.

New Zealand in pictures

February 27th, 2017

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