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  • opinion – Independent Wine Monthly
    reading the recent commentary on Wine Writers of New Zealand s new Code of Ethics triggered by Jo Burzynska s recent article Most of it centres around those who seek to defend paid for wine Read More Leave a comment nz wine Remember the Consumer Posted on 03 02 2013 This is the transcript of my introduction of Dr Emmanuel Bourguignon delivered during the Pinot2013 conference Read More Leave a comment nz wine In for a penny Posted on 28 05 2011 04 05 2014 Not being a partaker of social media yes yes but it s just not for me I have perhaps thankfully missed many of the comments being generated by my previous article But I have had some thought provoking emails come directly to me and one in particular raised a not dissimilar thorny issue one which I have Read More Leave a comment nz wine Declaration of Independence Posted on 26 05 2011 04 05 2014 There has been a fair amount of commentary recently in the wine press and social media regarding the pros and cons ethics and otherwise of wine critics reviewers being paid by producers to review their wines For obvious reasons this

    Original URL path: http://independentwinemonthly.co.nz/?cat=27 (2016-05-02)
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  • pinot gris – Independent Wine Monthly
    otago TOSQ Wines Central Otago Posted on 04 09 2013 04 09 2013 Artisan Winegrowers of Central Otago a group of six tiny 2000 or fewer cases committed producers who have banded together to promote their common interest of small batch high quality viticulture and winemaking Read More Leave a comment categories australia bulletin central otago champagne chardonnay france gisborne hawke s bay marlborough martinborough nz wine opinion pinot gris

    Original URL path: http://independentwinemonthly.co.nz/?cat=36 (2016-05-02)
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  • pinot noir – Independent Wine Monthly
    Posted on 01 02 2016 03 02 2016 Having departed a beautifully sunny and ever spectacular Central Otago with heavy heart the opening of a brief window before the plunge into the inaugural International Sauvignon Blanc Celebration Read More Leave a comment martinborough Dry River Autumn Release 2014 Posted on 16 03 2014 01 04 2014 Wilco Lam brought the Dry River 2014 Autumn Release tasting to Auckland so I boxed on over to the Parnell Rose Garden on Sunday morning to taste the newest wines I should start out by saying I haven t always been the biggest fan of Dry River Pinot Noir Read More Leave a comment martinborough Wine Writers NZ on tour Day 1 Posted on 09 03 2014 16 03 2014 One of our aims when establishing up Wine Writers of NZ was to ask if regional bodies would put on tastings thereby allowing us to get an overall snapshot of the wines without necessarily being beholden to one particular producer So hats off to Wines from Martinborough WfM who stepped forward and hosted the inaugural Read More Leave a comment central otago Georgetown Wines Central Otago Posted on 04 03 2014 04 07 2014 Standing on the side of the Kawarau River it crossed my mind that you really have to think the pioneering spirit of old is still alive and well in Central Otago Only these days it s in the form of boutique vineyard owners rather than gold prospectors Read More Leave a comment central otago TOSQ Wines Central Otago Posted on 04 09 2013 04 09 2013 Artisan Winegrowers of Central Otago a group of six tiny 2000 or fewer cases committed producers who have banded together to promote their common interest of small batch high quality viticulture and winemaking Read

    Original URL path: http://independentwinemonthly.co.nz/?cat=4 (2016-05-02)
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  • riesling – Independent Wine Monthly
    on riesling and desire to explore the variety through various sub regional bottlings underscores the growing maturation and confidence in our terroir Read More Leave a comment central otago Misha s Vineyard new releases Posted on 03 02 2013 04 02 2013 Having tasted Misha s Vineyard s inaugural release I was interested to see how their mission statement No Compromises was holding up always a bold statement given the vagaries of weather and markets Read More Leave a comment marlborough Somewhere Exciting Posted on 18 10 2011 04 05 2014 It is said that dogs resemble their owners as the owner of amongst others a whippet and a greyhound I live ever in hope but more often I find myself wondering how much wines resemble their winemakers Read More Leave a comment marlborough 2010 Forrest Estate The Doctor s Riesling Posted on 12 09 2010 14 12 2012 I still find it a slight thrill when the first wines of the current vintage start to come through and it was indeed a thrill to taste the 2010 Forrest Estate Doctor s Riesling Fresh as a daisy and redolent of honeysuckle citrus blossom and a delicious underlying wet stone minerality

    Original URL path: http://independentwinemonthly.co.nz/?cat=19 (2016-05-02)
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  • sauvignon blanc – Independent Wine Monthly
    More Leave a comment marlborough Hayley sings but you ll have to take our word for it Posted on 11 03 2013 02 05 2013 It was half way through Hayley Westenra s rendition of Songbird that I realised Emma and I had a long way to go to be recognised as serious wine writers Take a photo I hissed I was too embarrassed to tell her I had packed a camera but had left it back in the tasting room Read More Leave a comment chardonnay Ryan Nelsen Wines Posted on 19 11 2012 21 12 2012 I was rather intrigued by this invitation as generally anytime one sees a celebrity or sports person s name associated with wine it is more about marketing and self promotion than the actual stuff in the bottle Read More Leave a comment marlborough 2009 Montana Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc Posted on 28 10 2010 14 12 2012 It seems fashionable to sneer at Marlborough sauvignon blanc and curiously this is usually done by pinot gris drinkers certainly the region is struggling with the issues of managing supply with demand and preserving the integrity of its name But it cannot be denied that without

    Original URL path: http://independentwinemonthly.co.nz/?cat=5 (2016-05-02)
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  • sparkling – Independent Wine Monthly
    nibbling his stitches I felt out of sorts too Read More Leave a comment nz wine Lindauer Special Reserve Brut Cuvee Posted on 30 12 2010 14 12 2012 People often look surprised when I recommend they buy Lindauer as though I would only be likely to suggest Krug or Salon well of course that IS my suggestion if you are asking what to bring around for an aperitif at

    Original URL path: http://independentwinemonthly.co.nz/?cat=33 (2016-05-02)
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  • sweet wine – Independent Wine Monthly
    Exciting Posted on 18 10 2011 04 05 2014 It is said that dogs resemble their owners as the owner of amongst others a whippet and a greyhound I live ever in hope but more often I find myself wondering how much wines resemble their winemakers Read More Leave a comment categories australia bulletin central otago champagne chardonnay france gisborne hawke s bay marlborough martinborough nz wine opinion pinot gris

    Original URL path: http://independentwinemonthly.co.nz/?cat=31 (2016-05-02)
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  • syrah – Independent Wine Monthly
    some of the world s greatest wines JR retains an amateur interest in the subject I Read More Leave a comment hawke s bay Elephant Hill Winery a brace of syrah Posted on 07 04 2010 14 12 2012 Since returning from the Hawke s Bay Syrah Symposium in January I have spent a bit of time pondering on the emerging style of NZ syrah It was certainly clear from

    Original URL path: http://independentwinemonthly.co.nz/?cat=11 (2016-05-02)
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