2020 National Final

2020 NZ Young Winemaker National Finalists
2020 NZ Young Winemaker Competition National Finalists

This year's finalists were:

  • Ben McNab from Matahiwi in Wairarapa
  • Ben Tombs from Peregrine wines in Central Otago
  • Peter Russell from Matua in Marlborough

Check out this interview for their thoughts on subjects as diverse as sub-region branding, SO2 in Sauvignon Blancs, and organic wines.

The National Finalists in action

Highlights from the 2020 National Final

The Winner

Congratulations to Ben Tombs - Tonnellerie De Mercurey NZ Young Winemaker of the year 2020

Ben Tombs - Tonnellerie De Mercurey NZ Young Winemaker of the year 2020
Ben Tombs

Congratulations to the runners up Peter Russell (center) and Ben McNab (right)

2020 NZ Young Winemaker Competition National Finalists
Ben Tombs, Peter Russell, and Ben Mc Nab
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