Tuesday, 30 September 2008


NBR has some good news for those of us partial to the grape.

Nz has done really well at another international wine competition

The International Wine and Spirit Competition gold medals for NZ wines:

· Remarkable Gibbston Valley Pinot Noir Central Otago 2006 yip nice
· Astrolabe Sauvignon Blanc Marlborough 2008 ditto
· Drumsara Ventifacts Block Pinot Noir Central Otago 2007 never heard of it
· Koura Bay Blue Duck Awatere Valley Pinot Noir Marlborough 2005 never drunk it
· Villa Maria Reserve Pinot Noir Marlborough 2007 ditto
· Mount Difficulty Roaring Meg Pinot Noir Central Otago 2007 yummo
· Tohu Rore Pinot Noir Marlborough 2006 very yummo
· Waipara Hills Southern Cross Selection Sauvignon Blanc Marlborough 2007 a goody
· Saint Clair Pioneer Block 6 Wairau Valley Sauvignon Blanc Marlborough 2008 haven't tried it
· Saint Clair Pioneer Block 12 Gewürztraminer Marlborough 2007 ditto
· Spy Valley Riesling Marlborough 2007 v classy

1 comment:

Anonymous said...


Just wondered if you popped into Pinot Passion at the St James today as some of the wines where there including Drumsara which you should defiantly try!