New Zealand Winegrowers has announced the three UK and Ireland-based sommeliers chosen to take part in its 2017 Sommit scholarship programme.
New Zealand’s Auckland Airport has awarded a NZ$50,000 grant to the New Zealand Wine Pure Discovery project to help boost wine tourism.
New Zealand Winegrowers is challenging independent UK retailers to create the best New Zealand Pinot Noir marketing campaign for the chance to win a trip to the Pinot Noir NZ Celebration in Wellington next year.
New Zealand Winegrowers is set for its largest ever presence at this year’s Prowein on the back of record export figures.
More than 300 wine professionals will descend on Marlborough, New Zealand, in early February for the first ever International Sauvignon Blanc Celebration.
New Zealand is still the leading country by average bottle price in the UK and continues to perform well in the ‘super-premium’ price segment.
The US has overtaken Australia to become New Zealand’s biggest export market by value.
News of an upcoming Sauvignon Blanc shortage has been confirmed by New Zealand Winegrowers as the 2015 vintage is almost one third smaller than last year.
Fans of New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc might do well to stock up, if a warning that the style could be facing a supply shortage prove true.
New Zealand Winegrowers will be co-ordinating a series of events tomorrow to mark the sixth International Sauvignon Blanc Day – billed as a global social media wine tasting.
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