Top 10 Tastings

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WineFolio ‘Top 10 Tasting’ – Pinot Gris

The latest in our bi-monthly ‘WineFolio Top 10 Tasting’ judging events took place on a warm and sunny early Autumn afternoon. A fairly large collection of wines had been assembled …

Wine Tourism

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Yarra Giant Steps
Mondillo

Central Otago: from Bendigo to Wanaka to Pisa

Matt Connell Tasting Room view

Central Otago – Cromwell

Kawerau Gorge, Gibbston Valley

Central Otago – Queenstown to Gibbston (pt.1)

Mates barrel hall 2022

West Auckland – Part 3

WineFolio features

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A visit to M.Chapoutier in Heathcote

I’m at the end of a day in Heathcote, Victoria, and the last stop is calling into the M.Chapoutier winery to have a chat to Steve Oates, the Winery Operations …

Latest Reviews

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Jenny Dobson ‘Florence’ Fiano 2023

A white wine from the Bush Hawk vineyard in Hawke’s Bay. Fiano is a heritage grape variety hailing from Campania in south west Italy, and Sicily. Rare to find in …

interviews

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Winemaker series: Matt Harrop

Part of the first day of my trip through some of the wine regions of Victoria (Macedon, Heathcote, Yarra) sees me dropping in for a flying visit to Curly Flat …

Winemaker series: Pat Carmody

Latest news

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James Millton convicted for smuggling vine cuttings into NZ

James Millton convicted for smuggling vine cuttings into NZ

Winemaker and vineyard owner James Millton – who in 2012 was made a Member of the New Zealand Order of Merit for services to the New Zealand wine industry – …