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  • 22 Apr 2020

    Electric Ideas: Clos Marguerite’s battle against climate change

    Jean-Charles and Marguerite Van Hove are harnessing the sun to fight climate change, with a three-year transition to electric vehicles, irrigation and hot water, all powered by solar.

  • 24 Mar 2020

    From nanotechnology to wine

    Sachi has ten years’ experience and a doctorate in biotechnology, specialising in nanotechnology. But while she was writing her thesis, she had a light-bulb moment, she realised that she wanted to have a career in the wine industry instead.

  • 23 Mar 2020
    Central Otago

    Grapes of success for Simon Gourley

    Within the past decade, Simon Gourley has become a force within the wine industry and, after taking on peers from the wider horticultural community, is now New Zealand’s Young Horticulturist of the Year.

  • 16 Mar 2020

    Woman in Wine: Rosie Finn

    Born during the middle of vintage and being the daughter of Tim and Judy Finn of Neudorf Vineyards in Nelson, it was a safe bet Rosie Finn would end up in the wine business.

  • 09 Mar 2020
    Central Otago

    A wine career adds up for Nadine Cross

    Crunching numbers in a sunless office isn’t the usual prelude to a career in winemaking. But it yielded just enough cooped-up-ness to render a young Nadine Cross, now winemaker at Peregrine, rather career-chafed

  • 03 Mar 2020
    Central Otago

    Women in Wine: Katrina Jackson

    In the first of a series of profiles to celebrate International Women's Day, we talk to vineyard assistant manager Katrina Jackson of Chard Farm in Central Otago.

  • 19 Feb 2020

    Two Rivers: Coming up Rosés

    In 2004, Two Rivers winemaker Dave Clouston returned to his home province, determined to approach Marlborough fruit with a Mediterranean perspective, and become “New Zealand’s greatest Rosé producer”.

  • 11 Dec 2019
    Central Otago

    Thornbury's winning Pinot Noir

    Thornbury Wines celebrate New Zealand’s iconic wine regions by crafting wines from the finest varietals in each one.

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