NZ Wine - Latest News [Page 1]

2020 Tonnellerie De Mercurey NZ Young Winemaker Of The Year Competition To Go Ahead

Thursday, 2 July 2020, 4:53 pm | NZ Wine

Emily Gaspard-Clark 2019 TdM Young Winemaker of the Year Entries are now open for the 2020 Tonnellerie de Mercurey NZ Young Winemaker of the Year Competition. Plans are well underway for the regional competitions to take place throughout September ... More >>

NZ wine exports continue their steady growth

Tuesday, 11 February 2020, 9:39 am | NZ Wine

New Zealand wineries are continuing their steady growth on the world stage, driven largely by the famed Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc. According to NZWine.com, the wine industry recorded its 24th consecutive year of export growth in 2019. More >>

Young Viticulturist wins Young Horticulturist of the Year

Wednesday, 20 November 2019, 8:18 am | NZ Wine

A huge congratulations to Simon Gourley from Domaine Thomson, Central Otago for becoming the Young Horticulturist of the Year 2019. Having won the Bayer Young Viticulturist of the Year competition at the end of August, he went on to represent the viticultural ... More >>

Varietal and Regional Trophies at NZ Wine of the Year

Tuesday, 5 November 2019, 2:12 pm | NZ Wine

The first round of trophies has been announced in the 2019 New Zealand Wine of the Year™ competition, with thirteen varietal trophies and seven regional trophies awarded today. More >>

Gold medals announced for NZ Wine of the Year™ Competition

Wednesday, 30 October 2019, 9:16 am | NZ Wine

Following three days of judging over 1200 wines, 75 gold medals have been awarded at the New Zealand Wine of the Year™ competition. More >>

Hyundai Kona handed over to Young Viticulturist of the Year

Tuesday, 1 October 2019, 9:46 am | NZ Wine

Simon Gourley was thrilled to recently receive a Hyundai Kona Elite as the premium prize for winning the Bayer Young Viticulturist of the Year 2019. More >>

Celebrating 200 years of New Zealand wine and beyond

Wednesday, 25 September 2019, 5:17 pm | NZ Wine

On this day, 200 years ago, the very first grape vines were planted into New Zealand soils, by Reverend Samuel Marsden at Kerikeri in the Bay of Islands. New Zealand Winegrowers is marking the 200-year anniversary with an industry event held today ... More >>

NZ Winegrowers welcomes trade talks between NZ and the USA

Tuesday, 24 September 2019, 5:39 pm | NZ Wine

New Zealand Winegrowers welcomes the Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern’s description of her meeting this morning with US President Donald Trump as including an “excellent discussion on trade… met with enthusiasm”, and that she expects talks to be ongoing. ... More >>

New Zealand Wine of the Year™ Competition open for 2019

Thursday, 29 August 2019, 3:04 pm | NZ Wine

The best of New Zealand wine will be discovered at the New Zealand Wine of the Year™ competition in October. New Zealand wineries are invited to submit their best wines for consideration now, with entries open until 6 September. Judging of the wines ... More >>

Countdown to the 2019 Bayer Young Viticulturist of the Year

Monday, 19 August 2019, 4:48 pm | NZ Wine

Following six regional finals throughout June and July, the countdown is on to the 2019 Bayer Young Viticulturist of the Year National Final. Six finalists from around the country will take part in this prestigious competition on Monday 26th August ... More >>

Mercurey Marlborough Young Winemaker of the Year 2019

Thursday, 8 August 2019, 8:51 am | NZ Wine

Congratulations to Emily Gaspard-Clark from Spy Valley for becoming the Tonnellerie de Mercurey Marlborough Young Winemaker of the Year 2019. More >>

Mercurey North Island Young Winemaker of the Year 2019

Friday, 2 August 2019, 9:40 am | NZ Wine

Congratulations to Kate Franklin from Sacred Hill for becoming the Tonnellerie de Mercurey North Island Young Winemaker of the Year 2019. More >>

Congratulations to George Bunnett from Craggy Range

Friday, 21 June 2019, 9:18 am | NZ Wine

George Bunnett from Craggy Range became the Bayer Wairarapa Young Viticulturist of the Year 2019 on 20 June following the competition held at Te Kairanga in Martinborough. More >>

Bayer Northern Young Viticulturist of the Year announced

Monday, 10 June 2019, 10:31 am | NZ Wine

Congratulations to Pietro Aloisi from Ake Ake who became the Bayer Northern Young Viticulturist of the Year 2019 on Friday 7 June. More >>

Stinky pest thwarted

Wednesday, 8 May 2019, 9:09 am | NZ Wine

The Brown Marmorated Stink Bug (BMSB) is one of the biggest risks facing New Zealand’s horticultural sector and outdoor way of life, says a group of horticulture-wide organisations who have come together to help stop the damaging hitch-hiker making a home here. More >>

Young Viticulturist wins Young Horticulturist of the Year

Friday, 9 November 2018, 11:32 am | NZ Wine

A huge congratulations to Annabel Bulk from Felton Road for becoming the Young Horticulturist of the Year 2018. Having won the Bayer Young Viticulturist of the Year competition at the end of August, she went on to represent the viticultural sector in this tough ... More >>

Hyundai awarded to winner of Viticulturalist competition

Wednesday, 17 October 2018, 1:04 pm | NZ Wine

Annabel Bulk was thrilled to receive a Hyundai Kona Elite yesterday as the premium prize for winning the Bayer Young Viticulturist of the Year 2018. She will have full use of this trendy Hyundai SUV for a year, which will be perfect for driving around ... More >>

Bayer Marlborough Young Viticulturist of the Year 2018

Monday, 16 July 2018, 1:36 pm | NZ Wine

Congratulations to Ben Richards from Indevin who became the Bayer Marlborough Young Viticulturist of the Year 2018 on Friday 13th July. This is the second consecutive year Richards has competed in the National Final, however he was representing Hawke’s ... More >>

New Zealand confirmed number 3 in USA wine market

Monday, 26 February 2018, 8:19 am | NZ Wine

Surpassing several major wine producing countries, New Zealand has again been ranked the third biggest wine importer (dollar value) to the USA. More >>

Canterbury Cabernet Franc Wins Bragato Champion Wine Award

Friday, 1 September 2017, 9:40 am | NZ Wine

A Cabernet Franc from Canterbury has come out on top at this year’s Bragato Wine Awards. More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

LATEST HEADLINES

  • PARLIAMENT
  • POLITICS
  • REGIONAL