New Zealand

Clonal selection not ideal for NZ Pinot Noir

Instead of parachuting in a highly-rated Pinot Noir clone into a vineyard, winemakers in New Zealand should use mass selection more readily to discover the vines that are already performing best in their own soils, believes winemaker Larry McKenna of Escarpment.

Marlborough is ‘the region to watch’ for Pinot

Marlborough is “the region to watch” for Pinot Noir from New Zealand, said Nigel Greening of Central Otago’s Felton Road when speaking at an event in London this week.

Villa Maria launches ‘flagship’ £90 Ngakirikiri wine

New Zealand's Villa Maria has launched its most expensive wine to date, naming its Ngakirikiri from the Gimblett Gravels as the brand's new flagship wine.

Ben Fogle becomes Cloudy Bay brand ambassador

Famous Kiwi wine brand Cloudy Bay has ditched its Chelsea Flower Show tie-up for sailing, and appointed British broadcaster Ben Fogle as brand ambassador.

Uncorked: Adrian Garforth MW

March 30th, 2017

NZ Pinot pops up at ProWein

March 13th, 2017

New Zealand in pictures

February 27th, 2017

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