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Blanc-et Generalizations

Pintar 2016 Sauvignon Blanc (Marlborough, New Zealand)

5 ounces poured into:  Wine Country stemmed wine glass

Sight:  Pale yellow-green with a silver glow

Aroma:  Tropical fruit salad of passionfruit, gooseberry, lime.  62 kata lagi

Wine Review

Marlborough's own secret marvel - The Merchant House

I am thoroughly ashamed to admit I have only ever visited The Merchant’s House for gift shopping or seasonal decorations when they open the upstairs room with the marvellously hilly original wooden floor for festive purchases. 342 kata lagi

Adventures Of Rolo

Ara Single Estate Pinot Noir 2014

Ara are located at 41.51S 174.01E…just outside the township of Blenheim, South Island of New Zealand. Nice packaging: eye catching and simple.

Ara, Single Estate, Pinot Noir, Marlborough, 2014… 58 kata lagi

Tasting Notes

Wine Marketing project

This was a Consumer Behaviour Wine Marketing group assignment for Massey University that I was part of. We had to propose a brand refresh strategy for a Villa Maria brand (Thornbury). 354 kata lagi


Pleasing Pinot: MOMO Pinot Noir, Marlborough, 2013

Until recently, when I thought of fine New Zealand Pinot Noir, the words “Central Otago” came first to mind. If someone mentioned Marlborough for Pinot Noir, my reply was that Marlborough needed to stick to Sauvignon Blanc and maybe Riesling, Pinot Gris, or Chardonnay. 297 kata lagi

Bear Dalton

New Zealand: Lake Tekapo, Christchurch & back to the North Island

Following the craziness that was Queenstown, it was time to start making my way back up the South Island with Lake Tekapo as the first stop. 756 kata lagi


4 breathtaking coastal getaways around the world

(Source: www.businessinsider.com)

Not all coastlines are created equal — unless you’re referring to these four destinations, whose award-winning restaurants, stunning hotels, and jaw-dropping ocean views do their coordinates serious justice. 593 kata lagi