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Outstanding Vintage Despite Adverse Covid-19 Conditions

Friday, 26 June 2020, 2:46 pm | New Zealand Winegrowers

While it will be forever remembered as the Covid-19 harvest, an excellent summer throughout most of the country has contributed to an outstanding vintage for New Zealand’s wine regions. “Although Covid-19 restrictions did have a huge impact ... More >>

As We Mark 50 Years Of Earth Day, New Zealand Wine Industry Commits To Cutting Carbon

Wednesday, 22 April 2020, 12:19 pm | New Zealand Winegrowers

New Zealand Winegrowers has committed to the goal of the New Zealand wine industry being net carbon-zero before 2050. The pledge was made at the end of 2019 and is a representation of the evolving sustainability initiatives that are already taking ... More >>

NZ Winegrowers Media Statement - Southern Boundary Wines

Friday, 13 March 2020, 7:22 pm | New Zealand Winegrowers

Southern Boundary Wines Limited, former Directors Andrew Moore, Scott Berry and winemaker Rebecca Cope have been convicted and sentenced on historical serious offences involving deception under the Wine Act. Their actions showed a wilful disregard for ... More >>

New Naming Rights Sponsor For Young Viticulturist Of The Year And Dates Set For 2020

Monday, 24 February 2020, 9:03 am | New Zealand Winegrowers

The NZ Young Viticulturist of the Year Competition is delighted to announce that Corteva Agriscience is the new Naming Rights sponsor for the programme and has just signed a three year partnership. As a leading crop protection company with an increased ... More >>

Take your places! Pinot Noir NZ 2021 tickets go on sale

Monday, 10 February 2020, 12:33 pm | New Zealand Winegrowers

Pinot Noir lovers across the world can now secure their places at New Zealand’s most internationally-recognised wine event, as ticket sales open today. More >>

New Zealand wine exports soar

Wednesday, 5 February 2020, 10:53 am | New Zealand Winegrowers

In 2019 there was an 8% increase in New Zealand wine exports, with total export value now reaching a record $1.86 billion according to New Zealand Winegrowers. More >>

Global wine experts rank NZ wines amongst the best

Friday, 29 November 2019, 6:39 pm | New Zealand Winegrowers

New Zealand ranked third in the world for its wine, according to the latest results of the International Wine Challenge, the world's most rigorous wine competition. Kiwi wines scooped up 14 Gold medals and 287 medals overall in the first round of ... More >>

Hawke’s Bay wins big at the New Zealand Wine Awards

Sunday, 17 November 2019, 4:39 pm | New Zealand Winegrowers

A Hawke’s Bay Syrah has won the New Zealand Wine of the Year™ Champion 2019 trophy, while a Hawke’s Bay winery has taken out the inaugural New Zealand Cellar Door of the Year Award. Trophies were announced at the New Zealand Wine Awards held in ... More >>

New Release Tasting to showcase stunning 2019 vintage

Wednesday, 16 October 2019, 12:41 pm | New Zealand Winegrowers

The New Zealand Winegrowers’ Annual New Release Tasting will be held on Monday evening 28th and Tuesday 29th October 2019 in the Penthouse of New Zealand House, London. This is the first comprehensive UK showing of the 2019 vintage wines, which ... More >>

NZ Winegrowers welcomes increase in seasonal workers

Thursday, 26 September 2019, 2:48 pm | New Zealand Winegrowers

New Zealand Winegrowers welcomes the increase in the number of seasonal workers under the Recognised Seasonal Employer (RSE) scheme announced by Immigration Minister Iain Lees-Galloway today. More >>

Stink bug high risk season starts again

Friday, 6 September 2019, 10:17 am | New Zealand Winegrowers

People are being encouraged to keep an eye out for the Brown Marmorated Stink Bug (BMSB) now that the high-risk season has begun. BMSB is not currently established in New Zealand. More >>

International demand for NZ wine at an all-time high

Monday, 26 August 2019, 7:19 pm | New Zealand Winegrowers

International demand for New Zealand wine shows no sign of slowing, with total export value reaching a record $1.83 billion according to the 2019 Annual Report of New Zealand Winegrowers. More >>

International demand for NZ wine at an all-time high

Monday, 26 August 2019, 3:59 pm | New Zealand Winegrowers

New Zealand Winegrowers has just released their 2019 Annual Report, which shows that international demand for New Zealand wine shows no sign of slowing. with total export value reaching a record $1.83 billion. More >>

NZ Winegrowers Sommelier Scholarship recipients announced

Thursday, 22 August 2019, 5:08 pm | New Zealand Winegrowers

New Zealand Winegrowers is pleased to announce the 14 successful sommeliers chosen to participate in the 2019 New Zealand Winegrowers International Sommelier Scholarship. The New Zealand Winegrowers Sommelier Scholarship is a global initiative with sommeliers ... More >>

Mercurey Central Otago Young Winemaker of the Year 2019

Friday, 16 August 2019, 9:56 am | New Zealand Winegrowers

Congratulations to Ben Tombs from Peregrine for becoming the Tonnellerie de Mercurey Central Otago Young Winemaker of the Year 2019 More >>

Mercurey NZ Young Winemaker of the Year 2019 kicks off

Monday, 29 July 2019, 1:37 pm | New Zealand Winegrowers

Now in its fifth year the first of the regional finals will be held this week as the countdown begins to find the Tonnellerie de Mercurey NZ Young Winemaker of the Year 2019. More >>

Bayer Marlborough Young Viticulturist of the Year 2019

Friday, 5 July 2019, 9:19 am | New Zealand Winegrowers

Ben Richards from Indevin became the Bayer Marlborough Young Viticulturist of the Year 2019 on 4 July following the competition held at Constellation’s Drylands Vineyard. More >>

Congratulations to Nick Putt from Villa Maria

Friday, 14 June 2019, 5:04 pm | New Zealand Winegrowers

Congratulations to Nick Putt from Villa Maria - Bayer Hawke’s Bay Young Viticulturist of the Year 2019 More >>

Vintage 2019: Small but stunning

Friday, 14 June 2019, 3:14 pm | New Zealand Winegrowers

A wonderfully warm summer has contributed to a superb vintage for New Zealand’s wine regions, with 413,000 tonnes of grapes harvested during Vintage 2019. More >>

Young viticulturist shortlisted for international wine award

Wednesday, 1 May 2019, 3:19 pm | New Zealand Winegrowers

Nick Paulin from Aotearoa New Zealand Fine Wine Estates (AONZ) has been shortlisted for the new international ‘Future 50’ awards. More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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