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Wine

Putting Kiwi Syrah 2016 to the test

We tasted a range of Kiwi Syrah wines from the epically good 2016 vintage to find out why the style is making waves.

Wine

Kiwi Rôtie: The rise of New Zealand Syrah

New Zealand Syrah is quickly gaining international recognition. Rebecca Gibb MW explains what all the fuss is about.

Beer & Cider

A touch of Kiwi: Imbibe's top New Zealand beers

With a number of New Zealand beer events currently happening around the UK and New Zealand’s national holiday just around the corner (Waitangi Day, 6

Wine

London-based sommelier wins prestigious scholarship to visit New Zealand

Promotional body New Zealand Wine has awarded young sommelier Melania Battiston the prestigious New Zealand Winegrowers Sommelier Scholarship.Battisto

Wine

Imbibe’s top picks from New Zealand Wine's new releases

From Chardonnay to Syrah, the crème de la crème of this year’s New Zealand wine releases demonstrates that there is great elegance and balance even be

Wine

Latin Lessons: sommeliers taste old grapes from the New World

The growth in Italian and Spanish grape varieties has been one of the biggest developments in New World winemaking over the last 10 years.

Wine

Berkmann Wine Cellars adds more New World to portfolio

Berkmann Wine Cellars is breathing even more life into its growing portfolio with the addition of three new wineries to its books: Babich Wines from N

Wine

The Pinot, the whole Pinot and nothing but the Pinot

A new Pinot Noir promotional group launched its first ever event in London a couple of weeks ago, with the aim of understanding the world’s top Pinot-

Wine

Imbibe’s top picks from New Zealand Wine's new releases

From Chardonnay to Syrah, the crème de la crème of this year’s New Zealand wine releases demonstrates that there is great elegance and balance even be

Wine

Latin Lessons: sommeliers taste old grapes from the New World

The growth in Italian and Spanish grape varieties has been one of the biggest developments in New World winemaking over the last 10 years.

Wine

Berkmann Wine Cellars adds more New World to portfolio

Berkmann Wine Cellars is breathing even more life into its growing portfolio with the addition of three new wineries to its books: Babich Wines from N

Wine

The Pinot, the whole Pinot and nothing but the Pinot

A new Pinot Noir promotional group launched its first ever event in London a couple of weeks ago, with the aim of understanding the world’s top Pinot-

Wine

Matt Thompsons’ full Blank Canvas now in UK

One of New Zealand’s best-known and most-respected winemakers, Matt Thompson, has finally made his full portfolio available to the UK, via Liberty.Bla

Wine

Great red hope: Pinot Noir

Pinot is New Zealand’s undoubted star red grape, with a variety of styles and prices to suit every venue.

Wine

Matt Thompsons’ full Blank Canvas now in UK

One of New Zealand’s best-known and most-respected winemakers, Matt Thompson, has finally made his full portfolio available to the UK, via Liberty.Bla

Wine

Great red hope: Pinot Noir

Pinot is New Zealand’s undoubted star red grape, with a variety of styles and prices to suit every venue.