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Pour yourself a glass of New Zealand and toast to International Pinot Noir Day on Wednesday 18 August, 2021. Here you will find all you need to know about Pinot Noir - the history of plantings in New Zealand, fast facts about the variety, and even discover what your Pinot Personality is.
Matariki symbolizes Māori new year under the Māramataka - Lunar Calendar. Each star holds a certain significance over our wellbeing and environment, as seen from Te Ao Māori (the Māori view of the world). Historically, these stars were closely tied to planting, harvesting and hunting. If the stars appeared clear and bright, it signified an abundant season ahead.
Wind the clock back 20 years and Pinot Noir was barely known, leave alone grown, in New Zealand. But today there are plenty of reasons to celebrate the variety, and on 18 August, you can do just that.
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