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Sunday 23 October 2016 loc: GB

New Zealand

Yealands completes New Zealand’s largest solar panel installation

The Yealands Wine Group has put up New Zealand’s largest solar panel installation at its vineyard in Marlborough as it reinforces its claim to be the most sustainable winery in the world.

Monday, October 17th, 2016 No Comments »

Marlborough sub regions need ‘quality controls’

Marlborough has achieved global success with its Sauvignon Blanc, but producers should be working harder to communicate sub regional differences rather than blending across the region, believes one winemaker.

Wednesday, October 12th, 2016 No Comments »

Syrah the ‘perfect next step’ for Pinot lovers

Syrah’s easy-going nature and spicy charm makes it the perfect next step for Pinot Noir lovers according to Steve Skinner, chief winemaker of Elephant Hill in Hawkes Bay.

Tuesday, October 11th, 2016 No Comments »

Materman: New Zealand wine ‘at home’ in HK

Patrick Materman of Brancott Wine Estate in Marlborough has said that the natural freshness and acidity of New Zealand wines makes them perfectly at home with Hong Kong’s humid climate.

Wednesday, October 5th, 2016 No Comments »

Cloudy Bay director takes on new role in Canada

Cloudy Bay’s estate director, Ian Morden, is leaving the New Zealand winery to take up the position of managing director of Mission Hill Family Estate in British Columbia, Canada.

Wednesday, September 21st, 2016 No Comments »

NZ Winegrowers names 2017 scholars

New Zealand Winegrowers has announced the three UK and Ireland-based sommeliers chosen to take part in its 2017 Sommit scholarship programme.

Wednesday, September 14th, 2016 No Comments »

New Zealand – a (green) world apart

Ludo has been talking non-stop about New Zealand for two years… This is his third ‘heart’ homeland where he took some of his most beautiful visual pictures in the past.

Tuesday, September 13th, 2016 No Comments »

Industry must take a lead on Brexit, WSTA urges

The wine industry needs to act now rather than waiting for Brexit, the WSTA has urged members on the day of its annual conference.

Tuesday, September 13th, 2016 No Comments »

Wine trainer launches Chilean wine documentary

A TV wine educator is launching an online three-part documentary to demonstrate the new wave of Chilean wines and make it easier for consumers to understand them.

Thursday, September 1st, 2016 No Comments »

Airport pledges $50k to boost NZ wine tourism

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.

Wednesday, August 31st, 2016 No Comments »

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