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  • 01 Oct 2019

    Emily Gaspard-Clark: Young Winemaker of the Year

    Congratulations to Emily Gaspard-Clark, crowned last night as New Zealand’s 2019 Tonnellerie de Mercurey Young Winemaker of the Year!

  • 26 Sep 2019
    Marlborough

    Brancott Estate: first vines in Marlborough

    Brancott Estate was born from Montana Wines – an ode to the Brancott Vineyard being the first site in the Marlborough region to plant vines in 1973. Establishing a new wine region took a bunch of ingenuity as they learned how to harness the environment to make exceptional wine.

  • 23 Sep 2019
    Hawke's Bay

    Mission Estate: the next 150 years

    Mission Estate Winery was established in 1851 by pioneering French Missionaries, making it New Zealand’s oldest winery with a fascinating past.

  • 20 Sep 2019
    Gisborne

    Millton Vineyards: organic trailblazers

    In celebration of Organic Wine Week, we’re sharing stories from organic wine growers around New Zealand. Millton Vineyards & Winery was established in 1984 and is New Zealand’s first organic & biodynamic winegrower.

  • 17 Sep 2019
    Marlborough

    The unique home of Churton Wines

    In celebration of Organic Wine Week, we’re sharing stories from those people are champions for organic winegrowing in New Zealand. First up is Mandy Weaver, founder of Churton along with her partner and winemaker Sam Weaver.

  • 14 Sep 2019

    Tohu Whenua Series

    Tohu Whenua wines celebrate being a gift from their tūrangawaewae, the place where they stand. Each wine is an expression of their uniqueness and enduring connection to the land.

  • 31 Aug 2019
    North Canterbury

    Greystone Wines: 15 years of friendship

    This story doesn’t involve a family, an ambitious couple, or a maverick winemaker. It involves a friendship that started in an empty paddock and grew with a vineyard.

  • 27 Aug 2019
    Marlborough

    Whitehaven Wines: safe harbour

    In 2019 Whitehaven will celebrate its 25th year in business. They were founded after the owners, travelling by boat, took shelter in the Marlborough sounds during a storm.

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