Neil Hodgson's wine column
Wine writer Neil Hodgson has some fine suggestions for Labour Weekend jaunts in Nelson's wine country.
While the snow on the mountains may look fantastic and Rainbow Ski field is delighted with the fresh snow, it is the last thing grape growers want to see.
It will probably be no surprise at all to you but this week I visited a winery, Kina Cliffs to be precise.
The bi-annual Nelson Hospitality Awards function was held at The Rutherford Hotel last Monday.