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SWA 2011: NEW WORLD - GEWURZTRAMINER

01-05-2011 | Category: White only New Zealand Sommelier Wine Awards 2011

With steady rather than spectacular results in 2011, the New World still seems to be struggling to get its head around this most polarising of aromatic grape varieties

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SWA 2011: NEW WORLD - VIOGNIER

01-05-2011 | Category: Chile White only Australia New Zealand Sommelier Wine Awards 2011

Still no Golds for Viognier, though certainly lighter, fresher, more food-friendly wines than in previous years

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SWA 2011: NEW WORLD - SYRAH - SHIRAZ & GRENACHE - THE REST OF THE WORLD

01-05-2011 | Category: Chile Red only New Zealand South Africa Grenache Sommelier Wine Awards 2011

Good wines, good prices and a variety of styles, Syrah was one of the stand-out varieties for the New World

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SWA 2011: NEW WORLD - CHARDONNAY

01-05-2011 | Category: Chile USA White only Australia New Zealand South Africa Chardonnay Sommelier Wine Awards 2011

Plenty of medals again for Chile, although the judges were most impressed stylistically with Australia and South Africa

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SWA 2011: NEW WORLD - SAUVIGNON BLANC

01-05-2011 | Category: Argentina Chile White only New Zealand South Africa Sommelier Wine Awards 2011

Some good-value wines but the relatively low ratio of entries to medals suggests a lot of bandwagon-jumping, too

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Up top down under

18-03-2011 | Category: Vodka Competitions New Zealand News

Italy has emerged triumphant at this year's 42 Below Cocktail World Cup in New Zealand.

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NZ earthquake appeal

07-03-2011 | Category: Wines New Zealand News

New Zealand winery Felton Road is doing its part to help in the aftermath of the recent Christchurch earthquake.

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Franco-Kiwi collaboration

17-09-2010 | Category: France Wines New Zealand News

Metis is a Sauvignon Blanc dubbed by its producers as ‘the finest in New Zealand’ and an ‘icon’ for the future.

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Montana becomes Brancott Estate

24-06-2010 | Category: Wines New Zealand News

New Zealand wine brand changes its name.

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Thyme for a change

22-04-2010 | Category: Vodka New Zealand News

News from 42 Below: Plans for new reduced-height bottles, and this year's thyme-related Cocktail World Cup winner.

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Belfast triumphs in World Cup

19-02-2010 | Category: Vodka Competitions New Zealand News

Team Belfast took top honours in the 42 Below Cocktail World Cup 2010 national final at Shoreditch House on 15th February.

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Sommelier Wine Awards 2009: New World - Chenin Blanc

03-02-2010 | Category: USA White only New Zealand South Africa Chenin Blanc Sommelier Wine Awards 2009

Solid, rather than great wines, and a return to dominance for South Africa

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Sommelier Wine Awards 2009: Varietal Classics - New Zealand and Sauvignon Blanc

02-02-2010 | Category: White only New Zealand Sommelier Wine Awards 2009

Arguably the best performance from Kiwi Sauvignon since the start of the Sommelier Wine Awards, with variety and decent value too

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