Waiheke Island was voted one of the world’s Top 20 islands by Condé Nast Traveller in 2016, and included on Lonely Planet’s list of top 10 travel regions in 2015. It’s wine lovers dream come true and this Saturday is the perfect time to head over to the “island of wine” in the Hauraki Gulf for a festival bonanza. Read More
Summer is finally here!!!
We’ve put together some of our favourite Summer Essentials to help you beat the heat and stay cool.
We’re back! I can’t believe it’s already mid-February. We’ve been busy sipping Rosé over at sipnzrose.com with over 60 leading NZ Rosé producers and pink wine lovers and are also working on some exciting new projects – that’s why it has been a bit quiet over here.
But we’re back with a bang today! We’re not only introducing you to a very competent and talented vinous gentlemen, we’re also running a pretty amazing giveaway.
Dare to Pink is back!
We’re collaborating with New Zealand’s top pink wine producers again this February to create another successful Dare to Pink #sipnzrose campaign. Read More
Happy New Year! I hope you all had a lovely Christmas and a fabulous start to 2017.
We got some exciting new projects in the works which we look forward to be sharing with you soon but for now, let’s have a look at your favourite posts in 2016. Read More
Whether you need a gift for your wife, mum, sister or best friend, we got some special gift ideas for you today so you can thoroughly spoil that special woman in your life.
Christmas is about two weeks away, so now is the perfect time to get on with your Christmas shopping. Read More
In a pursuit to grow popular German varietals such as Riesling in New Zealand’s cool climate in the South Island, brothers Alex and Theo Giesen started Giesen Wines back in the early 80’s.
Marcel Giesen joined his brothers in 1983 after completing his winemaking apprenticeship back in Germany and heads up the winemaking team of the popular New Zealand winery until today.
Let’s find out more about Marcel, his wine passion and family venture…