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New Zealand

Hawke's Bay - Excellence from Isolation
Hawke's Bay - Excellence from Isolation Lying out in the Pacific Ocean 900 miles to the southeast of Australia, New Zealand was one of the last lands to be inhabited by humans. Its remoteness on the globe lends insight into the unique and varied climate and topography that developed there for millennia. Indeed, the two islands that comprise New Zealand are marked by stark contrasts. . . . keep reading
After over a century of slow growth in its wine industry, New Zealand arrived in earnest on the international scene in the early 1980s, led by its leading actor - Marlborough. On the northeastern part of the south island, Marlborough proved that the geographically diverse nation could make some impressive wines. . . . keep reading
Central Otago - Persistence Pays Off
Before New Zealand relents to the icy waters of the Southern Ocean, Central Otago claims its fame as being among the world's most southerly wine making region.  And unless some brave ( . . . keep reading
Kiwi's wine takes flight
Daniel Webster defines the word “unique” as: “one and only, without like or equal”; New Zealand is a perfect match for this definition. An island nation where you can walk on t . . . keep reading

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