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.

New Zealand’s key regions apply for GI status

New Zealand’s 18 key wine regions have applied for GI status following the launch of the Geographical Indications (Wine and Spirits) Registration Act.

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.

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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