Two More Trophies for Lawson’s Dry Hills

Champion Sauvignon Blanc and Champion Gewurztraminer for Marlborough’s Lawson’s Dry Hills at the New Zealand Wine of the Year Awards Lawson’s Dry Hills has been […]

Lawson’s Dry Hills Celebrates 25 Years

Lawson’s Dry Hills celebrates 25 years at the forefront of the Marlborough wine industry. In 1992, amongst Barbara Kendall winning gold at the Barcelona Olympics, […]

Spy Valley Pinot Noir

Secrets Sips From Spy Valley

Six Secret Sips from Spy Valley JB tastes and reviews a great selection of white and red wines from Spy Valley Wines in Marlborough! Learn […]

Spy Valley Gewurztraminer 2015

Spy Valley Gewurztraminer 2015 Grapes from the Waihopai Valley in Marlborough were picked slowly pressed and slow fermented in stainless and a small portion in […]


Milcrest Estate Selection

I recently had a the pleasure of tasting six wines from Milcrest Estate, a New Zealand, boutique vineyard established in 2006, and privately owned by Terry Milton and […]

Mahi Wines Aromatics

Aromatics from Mahi Wines of Marlborough

Mahi Wines Aromatics: The latest releases from Brian Bicknell’s Mahi Wines include the 2010 Twin Valleys Gewurztraminer and the 2011 Ward Farm Pinot Gris… Mahi featured […]

Eureka Wines from Marlborough

There’s a new producer in Marlborough who pick their Sauvignon Blanc bunches at usual ripeness, pick any suspect berries from those bunches, then lay those […]

Wrights Reserve Gewurztraminer 2011

Tonight Glenys and I opened the bottle of 2011 Reserve Gewurztraminer sent by Geoff & Nicola Wright of Wrights Gisborne Vineyard & Winery to review, and […]