When popular Spanish bodega Campo Viejo asked if I wanted to try their wines I was super excited because those Rioja wines instantly take me back to one of the best experiences in my life so far, walking the Camino de Santiago, also known as the Way of Saint James in 2011.Read More
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.
We’re excited to be launching our first ever photo competition today! The Sip NZ Vintage Photo Contest is open to everyone in New Zealand who’s keen to capture and share the hard work, passion and beauty of this unique time during the wine cycle. Read More
New Zealand’s climate often puts up challenges for winegrowers across the country but last night’s 7.5 magnitude earthquake that rippled through almost the entire country shows just how challenging Mother Nature can be.
Our thoughts are with the families, communities and businesses that are affected by the quake!
Today we’re introducing you to Silver Wings Wines, a boutique producer that makes a range of hand-crafted, natural wines in the Waipara region, only a few kilometers away from the earthquake’s epicentre.
The boutique winery Heron’s Flight is only an hour drive north from Auckland, on the outskirts of the tranquil village of Matakana. The family owned and operated organic producer offers a unique Italian wine experience focusing on growing Italian varieties including Dolcetto and Sangiovese. Read More