When thinking about Pinot Noir, most likely a glass of velvety, ruby-red and fruity goodness springs to mind.
But this fickle, diva-like varietal is extremely versatile. Not only when it comes to regional expressions but Pinot is also able to completely change its look (and taste) creating 4 perfect ways to celebrate International Pinot Noir Day this Saturday, 18 August 2018. Read More
Influencer. It’s THE buzzword in the marketing world right now and the wine industry is slooooowly getting into it too.
In this week’s Q&A we’re excited to introduce you to Italian wine influencer and social media expert Eleonora Galimberti, the woman behind the successful Enozioni Instagram account sporting 67k followers. Read More
Hitting the slopes this winter? “Wine-down” in style with our 6 après-ski essentials including two alpine inspired Pinot Noirs.
Wine festivals are a great way to discover new wineries and to meet the maker of your favourite tipple. Here in New Zealand we’re lucky that almost every wine region puts on a wine festival by now, showcasing a great selection of regional wine and produce. Read More
Born and bred in Hawke’s Bay and immersed in the wine industry since her teenage years, Nic Olsen turned her heritage into her profession and is spreading the love for wines from the bay as the HB Wine Ambassador. Read More
Whether you match wines to your meals or the dishes to the wines you’re keen to sip, we can all agree that a thoughtful wine and food match can turn a meal into an occasion and create memories for years to come.
The 2018 Negociants Fine Wine Tour gives you the opportunity to taste a selection of highly regarded, award-winning wines from New Zealand and Australia this July. Read More
As the New Zealand wine industry is slowly maturing, kiwi wine icons such as Sir George Fistonich of Villa Maria and Allan Scott are starting to take a step back and are passing on their knowledge and experience to the next generation.
It all started when the Didsbury family fell in love with a special piece of beach-side land about an hour north of Auckland in 1986.
Winter is officially here! Shorter, rainy and if you’re lucky snowy days call for weekends in front of the fire with a glass of wine in hand and a good book in the other. Read More