While most of us are swayed by the specials at our local wine retailer
Winemaker Allan Scott said taking a risk on the winery was hard but has paid off
Eighty million people - or 38 per cent of wine drinkers from seven European markets and the US - have been identified as lower alcohol wine buyers, according to recent research.
Visitors travelling Marlborough wine country will have the new wine trail map at their fingertips.
DEBORAH WALTON-DERRY AND PETER MORICE - The Marlborough ExpressSeptember 1 was an auspicious day for Marlborough's sparkling wine makers.
Labour has hit out at Government funding of "lifestyle" wines, saying wineries have already launched such products.
A bunch of wine buffs spent yesterday afternoon tasting some of the country's best wines.
Nautilus Estate is celebrating a sparkling achievement after winning the top award at the Air New Zealand Wine Awards
DEBORAH WALTON-DERRY & PETER MORICE - The Marlborough ExpressExpress wine columnist Debbie Walton-Derry joins the support crew for the annual Cook Strait sauvignon blanc race. ...
People forget things - useful information, interesting but otherwise useless information, it's the way we are.
NZ Winegrowers has announced the re-election of Steve Green as chairman and John Clarke as deputy chairman
Sailors and organisers will be crossing their fingers for just the right amount of wind at Waikawa Bay tomorrow.
Villa Maria winery and Giesen Wines cleaned up at the 2013 Marlborough Wine Awards
Marlborough wineries won 55 of the 111 gold medals at Air New Zealand's annual wine awards last night.
Sixteen judges selected 12 wines from a total of 530 to award trophies at the 2013 Marlborough Wine Show
DEBORAH WALTON-DERRY AND PETER MORICE - The Marlborough ExpressWe can still find 2012 sauvignon blanc on the shelves and it's worth buying
The finest wine and food went on display on Friday and Saturday as 130 guests enjoyed the biennial Marlborough Wine Weekend.
The country's largest winemaker is toasting a change of name and a strong improvement in its fortunes
Wine and art are a good fit and the wine industry's engagement with the arts continues to go from strength to strength.
If you're looking for a good wine to go with Chinese food, Marisco Vineyards could have the answer.
The Marlborough wine industry has been described as dynamic and innovative by Joe Czerwinski
We first came across petit manseng (in New Zealand) at a Riversun grapevine nursery presentation.
Organisers of the 2013 Marlborough Wine Show have two reasons to celebrate before judging has even begun.
Hunter's Marlborough winery has had another streak of awards, taking out four in less than a week.
The Waihopai Valley is infamous for being home to the Government Communications Security Bureau - euphemistically known as the "spy base".
A Blenheim wine producer is considering building a new winery to process only pinot noir grapes.
The Bald Hills wine company takes its name from the tussock clad ridges behind the vineyard.
Jules Taylor was speechless after hearing about her 2012 chardonnay winning the Mission Hill Trophy
The New World Wine Awards were announced 16 days ago and already the champion white Spy Valley Marlborough Chardonnay 2012, has all but sold out.
Giesen Wines has signed a long-term lease with one of Marlborough's older vineyards, Clayvin.
Indulge in a Taste of Marlborough in the Heart of Wellington
Grape growers are sympathising with their counterparts in Europe, whose crops have been plagued by hail storms, heavy rains and cool temperatures.
DEBORAH WALTON-DERRY AND PETER MORICE - The Marlborough ExpressThis week we look at Saint Clair's Gruner Veltliner
Nautilus Estate Marlborough Chardonnay 2012 has won champion wine of the show
OPINION: New Zealand Winegrowers director Dominic Pecchenino explains the background to the industry group opening an office in Wellington.
DEBORAH WALTON-DERRY & PETER MORICE - The Marlborough ExpressFor many of us spring has another name: 'frost season'.
The opportunity to leverage off Team New Zealand's presence in San Francisco has been too good to ignore.
The Marlborough ExpressSaint Clair Family Estate has been named in the list of the top 100 wineries by American publication Wine & Spirits
New owners of Moutere Hills Vineyard have made a debut at an annual new release tasting event just a year after finishing their police careers.
The clean, fresh and refined style of chardonnays appears to be gaining popularity with wine drinkers
It's time for some terms - terms commonly used and often misused when wine is discussed in detail.
Deborah Walton-Derry and Peter Morice
Why do we buy wine? Because it tastes good, makes us feel relaxed in a social situation or matches our meal
Here's a chance to win a special anniversary trip to Wellington courtesy of Brancott Estate.
New Zealand pinot noir is recognised for its consistent high quality and being good value for money
Last Sunday I returned from my winter holiday and while driving up through Marlborough countryside, had time to consider this province's beauty as spring begins to take hold.
Planting those vines was probably the single most important event in the history of the New Zealand wine industry
John Marris told the mystery buyer for $1000 an acre, he could get him as much land as he wanted.
On August 24, 1973, in front of a crowd of media, politicians and business leaders, the wine industry was born.
Significant damage to several wineries and cellar doors has been reported after Friday's earthquake
Just as important as the large producers
There is something about the successes of small, owner-operated businesses that appeals to the Kiwi psyche.