CA’ DI ALTE

CA’ DI ALTE

CA’ DI ALTE Veneto cadialte.com   Ca’ di Alte was created by winemaker Alberto Marchisio. Although himself a Piemontese, he has been working in the Veneto for some years. He joined Cantina Colli Vicentini as director and winemaker with the 2012 vintage.  ...
GREY SANDS

GREY SANDS

GREY SANDS  Tamar Valley greysands.com.au   While working in England in the early ’80s, Bob Richter was exposed to wines from all corners of the world…Chile, Bulgaria, Lebanon, California, Hungary and of course, the ‘classic’ regions, all available at the local...
VAVASOUR

VAVASOUR

VAVASOUR Marlborough  vavasour.com   The Vavasours arrived in New Zealand and established themselves in the Awatere Valley in 1890. Nearly a century later in 1985, Peter Vavasour identified the Awatere Valley as the new frontier for New Zealand wine growing and...
TE KAIRANGA

TE KAIRANGA

TE KAIRANGA Martinborough www.tkwine.co.nz   The stone-filled river terraces are free-draining while the top soils vary from slope to slope. A rain shadow effect created by the Rimutaka Ranges to the south-west and the Tararua Ranges to the west keeps the region dry....
RUSSIAN JACK

RUSSIAN JACK

RUSSIAN JACK Martinborough www.russianjack.co.nz   One of the most famous swaggers of the Martinborough region was a man known simply as Russian Jack (Barrett Crumen 1878 -1968). Although his origins have been disputed between Russia and Ukraine, he was actually born...