Here at Sip NZ Wine, we’re big on learning about wine in a fun and relaxed atmosphere, without the wine snobbery and technical jargon that often comes with it.
You’d think that if you’re a Master of Wine (MW), successful wine writer & educator, vice president of the Circle of Wine Writers and Director of Wine Searcher, you’d definitely be at the wine snob end of the spectrum but Bob Campbell is not only one of the most respected wine personalities in this country, he’s also the perfect example that learning about wine can be fun and entertaining.
The New World Wine Award winners are going to be announced shortly and we can’t wait to hear the news of the winners after looking behind the scenes at the judging in Wellington last week. Read More
Looking for a rocking Pinot Noir experience?
Pinot Palooza is coming to Auckland this September and now is the perfect time to grab those EARLYBIRD tickets. Read More
Whether you’re a winery or wine lover, I know you LOVE awards but I’m sure the following one is not on your radar just yet. Read More
Calling Hawke’s Bay wine lovers …
Mark September the 17th if you’re in Welli or the 24th if you’re in Auckland in your calendar because the best of Hawke’s Bay wine is coming to town to showcase their stellar wines including many 2015 releases. Read More
The clock is ticking down to the return of Game of Rhones in Auckland – and for the first time, the battle will rage in Wellington. It’s going to be epic. Are you ready? Read More
The Negociants Fine Wine Tour 2016 is a fantastic opportunity to meet some top winemakers and to try stunning wines, featuring a selection of fine wines from New Zealand and Australia.
Love natural (aka no bullshit) wine?
Then you should definitely read on and find out more about Budburst, New Zealand’s first natural wine and food festival in Wellington. Read More
Hawke’s Bay may not be as famous internationally as Marlborough, but it has a lot to offer and plenty going on in addition to the amazing wines that are produced from this exciting region! Read More
Winter is wine festival time in New Zealand!
On Sunday 12th June 2016, the fourth annual New Zealand Boutique Wine Festival will descend into one of Auckland’s most sophisticated wining and dining establishments, the Imperial Building in Fort Lane. Read More