Part of the charm of great old wines is that they evoke memories.
The Family of Twelve, a group of 12 family wine producers from eight wine regions, is inviting applicants for a second wine tutorial which will take place on August 4th-6th, 2019 at Villa Maria’s Auckland estate.
We all know Margaret River is a great region for cabernet, but Xanadu seems to have a special formula.
To guarantee a pre-Christmas delivery, it is time to place your orders.
Forrest Estate is small enough to be innovative and experimental but large enough to offer exceptional value in its entry-level Forrest range that are mostly line-priced at around NZD $20.
There were many impressive wines in my riesling tasting, and my preference for a little bottle-age was evident.
Ata Rangi is a small, family-owned Martinborough winery with a big reputation, particularly for pinot noir.
Kevin and Trina Karstrom have retired after 25 years at the pioneering organic vineyard, Botobolar in Mudgee.
An increasing number of family wineries are being offered for sale because no one in the family is prepared to take over the business.
Those serious about pinot noir are looking forward to the biennial Pinot Celebration Australia 2019, which runs from February 8-9 on the peninsula.