Sparkling wines are an entity unto themselves. They are not as easy to make as still wines yet often do not get the love or attention they deserve. They are held up as poster children or brought out to do their special dance, but these unicorns are definitely to appreciate for everyday.
Get ready for Mother’s Day this Sunday and spoil your Mama with some quality time and a bottle of fine vino!
Happy International Sauvignon Blanc Day everyone!
Keep up with the festivities online via the hashtag #SauvBlanc and make sure you enjoy a glass or two of New Zealand’s flagship wine today. 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…
Hailing from Whangarei, Sam has known te Pā’s Proprietor Haysley MacDonald and Chief Vintner Liam McElhinney for a number of years now, and leapt at the opportunity to join the award-winning te Pā team in mid-2015. Read More
Cloudy Bay is the one of those brands if not THE brand that most people overseas recall when talking New Zealand wine or Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc.
We’re thrilled to introduce you to one of the makers of the iconic Cloudy Bay wines today, French-born & raised winemaker Victor Joyeux.
Matt and Sophie Thomson create cutting-edge New Zealand wines in Marlborough under the name Blank Canvas Wines, using exceptional varieties and unprecedented techniques.
Behind every successful man, there is a strong, wise and hardworking woman. And in Hans Herzog’s case that woman is his life and business partner Therese Herzog.
Last month we caught up with Takaki Okada, owner of a small wine start-up in Marlborough called Folium Vineyard.
Kat Wiggins (aka The Wine Kat) is a UK born wine lover, turned New Zealand resident, currently flying the New Zealand wine flag as the Sales Manager at Seresin Estate in beautiful Marlborough. Read More