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Marlborough’s Cellar Door of the Year Competition Winners

Wednesday, 22 November 2017, 5:18 pm | Wine Marlborough

The Wine Marlborough Cellar Door of the Year final was held at Brancott Estate Cellar Door and Restaurant last night where Bladen and Hunter’s Wines were announced joint winners of the title with Wairau River coming in third place. Alongside Bladen, Hunter’s ... More >>

Kelsey Daniels Wins NZ Young Winemaker of the Year

Thursday, 21 September 2017, 10:10 am | Wine Marlborough

The 2017 Tonnellerie de Mercurey NZ Young Winemaker of the Year Final was held at Villa Maria in Auckland with the celebration dinner held at Ostro Restaurant where Kelsey Daniels from Vinlink Marlborough was announced the winner and Sara Addis from ... More >>

Marlborough's Sauvignon Blanc Day Successes

Tuesday, 16 May 2017, 4:31 pm | Wine Marlborough

Only in Marlborough could a one day celebration of Sauvignon Blanc turn into 16, which is what happened in the region world famous for Sauvignon Blanc. More >>

Marlborough Kicks Off International Sauvignon Blanc Day

Tuesday, 28 March 2017, 10:17 am | Wine Marlborough

Marlborough, the region responsible for putting Sauvignon Blanc on the map will be the first globally to kick celebrations off for International Sauvignon Blanc Day, Friday 5 th May. More >>

Jane Hunter Honoured by Marlborough Wine Industry

Friday, 28 October 2016, 10:38 am | Wine Marlborough

Jane Hunter, owner of Hunter’s Wines in Marlborough, has been awarded a Lifetime Achievement Award by the board of Wine Marlborough. More >>

Predicted Growth to Provide Challenges for Marlborough Wine

Monday, 14 March 2016, 11:49 am | Wine Marlborough

The Marlborough wine industry is so optimistic about the future that predictions are for an increase in producing vineyards of nearly 25 percent in the next four years. More >>

Luring British Wine Professionals to Largest NZ Wine Region

Friday, 4 July 2014, 2:37 pm | Wine Marlborough

Wine Marlborough and the NZ-UK Link Foundation are proud to announce that applications for the 2014/2015 Wine Marlborough NZ-UK Link Foundation scholarship are now open. More >>

Marlborough winemakers positive about 2014 vintage

Monday, 26 May 2014, 5:44 pm | Wine Marlborough

Marlborough winemakers are extremely positive about the 2014 vintage in spite of some challenges from late season rain, Wine Marlborough General Manager Marcus Pickens said today. More >>

Year of the Dragon for the 2012 Marlborough Wine Fest

Thursday, 6 October 2011, 11:35 pm | Wine Marlborough

In Chinese astrology, 2012 is the Year of the Dragon – and the Marlborough Wine Festival has taken that to heart for its 29th annual event. The Marlborough Wine Festival, to be held on February 11 next year, will feature the Kiwi super group ... More >>

Savvy sailors get wine to port in tough conditions

Monday, 12 September 2011, 11:39 am | Wine Marlborough

Over one hundred hardy sailors braved the elements in the Cook Strait yesterday to deliver and release the new vintage 2011 Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc to the capital. The north westerly wind was blowing 29 knots on the start line situated outside the ... More >>

Marlborough Wine and Cuisine at Brancott Vineyard

Friday, 2 September 2011, 3:53 pm | Wine Marlborough

Timed with the Rugby World Cup and a part of Real Festival NZ this one day event is set to showcase Marlborough's finest wine and food producers, with quality entertainment from Anna Coddington and Paul Ubana Jones and culinary demonstrations from some of ... More >>

424 entries on the hunt for 19 trophies at wine show

Tuesday, 30 August 2011, 12:01 pm | Wine Marlborough

The inaugural Marlborough Wine Show has received 424 entries including 140 Sauvignon Blancs and 76 Pinot Noirs. Being judged on Thursday and Friday of this week the 1st and 2nd of September, both these classes are being split by vintage and sub-region ... More >>

Marlborough Wine Show Introduces New Ratings

Friday, 12 August 2011, 11:42 am | Wine Marlborough

To better reflect the success of wines to the consumer, organisers of the inaugural Marlborough Wine Show have decided to replace gold, silver and bronze medal stickers with ‘excellent’, ‘highly recommended’ and ‘recommended’. The use of ... More >>

Marlborough ready for global wine market opportunities

Monday, 20 June 2011, 10:05 am | Wine Marlborough

Wine Marlborough, the regional wine association for the Marlborough region sees positive opportunities in light of the recent vintage 2011 announcement by national body New Zealand Winegrowers. Marlborough is New Zealand’s driving force of wine ... More >>

Marlborough Wine And Cuisine Tickets Go On Sale Tomorrow

Tuesday, 31 May 2011, 12:13 pm | Wine Marlborough

Tomorrow, on Wednesday 1st June 2011 it will be 100 days until the Rugby World Cup hits New Zealand. To celebrate, Wine Marlborough Ltd will be launching ticket sales for its unique Marlborough Wine and Cuisine event to be held at Brancott Vineyard ... More >>

Marlborough Vintage Provides Intensely Flavoured Fruit

Thursday, 28 April 2011, 1:17 pm | Wine Marlborough

Vintage 2011 is all but over in Marlborough and winemakers are enthusiastic about the intensity of flavours in this year’s fruit. More >>

Marlborough Wines Shine at Sydney Competition

Monday, 7 March 2011, 12:46 pm | Wine Marlborough

Marlborough wines picked up five trophies at the recent Sydney International Wine Competition, along with dozens of Blue-Gold Medals and made up more than a quarter of the Top 100 Wines. More >>

Marlborough Pinot Noir To Star At Ozzy Tasting

Wednesday, 1 September 2010, 11:07 am | Wine Marlborough

Sauvignon Blanc may be the most popular variety grown in the Marlborough region, but it’s Pinot Noir that will be the focus of attention in Sydney next week. More >>

Second Time a Winner For Marlborough Grower

Wednesday, 1 September 2010, 11:06 am | Wine Marlborough

28-year-old Stuart Dudley left school with the intention of completing a degree in Genetics and Bio Chemistry. Ten years later he is New Zealand’s top young viticulturist and he has no regrets at changing direction career wise. More >>

Marlborough Winegrowers Loving Warm Indian Summer

Friday, 12 March 2010, 5:32 pm | Wine Marlborough

Vintage 2010 in Marlborough may be running a week later than average, but no one is complaining about the quality of the fruit. Following a cooler than normal flowering period late last year, the season is well behind, with the majority of wine companies ... More >>