5 years ago I sat down with a baby in my arm to write this very first Sip post. I was on maternity leave with my first-born, looking for an outlet for my creative ideas.Read More
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
1,274 wines from 176 producers have been entered into the popular New World Wine Awards this year and we’d love to share 3 must-sips from the Top 50 with you today.Read More
Pop the cork today – not only to kick-off the beginning of the long weekend in style but to celebrate New Zealand’s second Bubbles Day. Read More
Are you ready to slow down and swap your to-do list for some well-deserved me-time?
Then join our 5-day Mindful Bubbles Challenge in the lead up to New Zealand’s Bubbles Day on Friday, 19 October 2018, helping you to slow down and find your zen with mindful tips and sips. Read More
Did you know that Glengarry Wines started as a winemaking venture in Glengarry Road, Auckland?
New Zealand’s largest family-owned liquor retailer was founded by Joseph Jakicevich in 1940 and it was the country’s first retailer to hold a liquor licence, importing wine from around the world. Read More
Sip sip hooray, today is Chardonnay Day!
The queen of white wines comes originally from Burgundy in eastern France but over the years it has found a new home in pretty much any wine region around the globe, including New Zealand, due to its ability to adapt easily to new conditions. Read More
Harvest is over and wine event season is about to kick-off! It’s the time when winemakers are on the road, swapping their gumboots for branded shirts and sales hats, showcasing and sharing their wines with wine lovers around the country. Read More