They say don’t judge a book by its cover, and I say don’t judge this wine by its label. This is an elegant sparkling from Johanneshof Cellars – a tiny boutique winery in Marlborough – if you want to get really specific, Koromiko near Blenheim. They hand pick their grapes, a good sign that they take a ‘hands on’ approach to their winemaking. Edel Everling … Continue reading Sparkly review: Johanneshof Cellars Blanc de Blancs NV
The All Blacks are looking pretty good in the Rugby World Cup so I’ve gotten all emotional and decided to feature a wine that’s very special to me (and possibly thousands of kiwis). It’s Lothlorien Feijoa wine, made with Feijoas! New Zealanders hold a special place in their hearts for this unusual fruit, and many families have a backyard has a tree which fruits abundantly … Continue reading Feijoa Wine, it’s special.