Regional production and purchasing roundup
Everyone’s pretty familiar with the ranking of NZ’s wine regions in terms of producing hectares, as follows.
|5||Gisborne||1,371 (moves to third place in terms of grape tonnage)|
Source: NZ Winegrowers 2017 Annual Report
Barossa Valley ahead of Gisborne? I suppose it’s possible, but Hunter Valley ahead of Nelson?But what if you asked 1000 “regular” wine drinkers to name the regional source of wines they’ve purchased in the last three months? UK-based research company Wine Intelligence did just that. Here’s the result:
Barossa Valley ahead of Gisborne? I suppose it’s possible, but Hunter Valley ahead of Nelson?