Could, or should, NZ be heading towards GM vines and yeasts?

Sep 5th, 2013 | By
KPMG GM Wine

Could, or should, NZ be heading towards GM vines and yeasts? Recent topics of discussion were raised at the Bragato conference in Marlborough, as to whether NZ should be looking, and introducing Genetically Modified (GM) vines into New Zealand vineyards. The issue was raised at the start of the Romeo Bragato conference by KPMG audit
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Spiegelau Success for Saint Clair Family Estate – Champion Producer

Aug 12th, 2013 | By
Saint clair wines

Spiegelau Success for Saint Clair Family Estate – Champion Producer Saint Clair Family Estate is proud to announce a big win at the Spiegelau International Wine Competition. The family owned Marlborough winery was awarded the Spiegelau Trophy for Champion Producer of the Show 2013 announced at the prestigious awards dinner held in Auckland on Friday
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When screwcaps just don’t cut it!

Feb 11th, 2013 | By
cork vs screwcaps

When screwcaps just don’t cut it! New Zealand wine seems to have a love hate relationship with cork. The romance appeals to them, but the budget doesn’t. A simple design, for the upcoming Marlborough Dinner Series, could’ve used screwcaps in its design, but they’re just not evocative enough, so they used corks. You either believe in
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Pinot Noir lovefest

Jan 28th, 2013 | By
Pinot Noir Wellington

Pinot 2013 has hit Wellington. Bathed in full sunshine, a rarity, it really was the ideal way to start a conference about the worlds greatest grape. Four days of Pinot loving from all of the regions around New Zealand, with a Pinot party to finish off the celebrations. The event was opened by New Zealand’s
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Letter to Santa

Dec 18th, 2012 | By
Drunk_Santa

Santa Claus Somewhere near the North Pole (depending on the compass you’re using) Dear Santa I hope you you witnessed my good actions this year. I sincerely hope that you haven’t witnessed any of my wrongdoings (Sorry for getting pissed one too many time)s. I even hope that you’re well and can find it in your
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