Words, wines & wonders – From reviews and wine profiles from our extensive portfolio to team updates, events and regional travels.

Tango & Tipples: An Argentinian Wine Exploration

What comes to mind when one thinks of Argentina? Picturesque landscapes, tango, football, and of course, wine.


Staff Focus: Shana Cameron

"It's Spring and what better wine to encapsulate the season than with Folium - Latin for leaf."


K Vintners: Rock’n’Roll ‘n’ Raving Reviews

Bold, black and to-the-point - there’s nothing quiet about these substantial wines hailing from Washington state.


The Golden Trio: Virginia Dare

If ever a wine was to embody mystery and history it is Virginia Dare. If you’re anything like us (and we know you are)…


The Golden Trio: Phantom by Bogle Vineyards

Self described as ‘hauntingly delicious,’ this wine is big. It fills a room (and your mouth) with its presence. A…


The Golden Trio: Château Souverain

We are currently stocking the 2016 vintage of Château Souverain Chardonnay which offers a plush texture and balanced…


A Vino Italiano Extravaganza

Our selection of Italian wines truly shone at the largest gathering of Italian wines ever to be held in New Zealand…


Staff Focus: Aimée Hopwood

"The ultimate embodiment of freshness! Just so yummy"


The Race of a Lifetime

Our Promotions Coordinator Lucille Antoine shares her story about fighting for cause very close to her heart...


Eat Drink Love Ponsonby: Sapphire Series Events

Three collaborative events as part of the Eat Drink Love Ponsonby Sapphire Series.


Staff Focus: Laura O’Loughlin

"One of the most iconic Champagnes with a reputation that precedes itself..."


Celebrating Burgundy Premier Cru

We held two outstanding dinners on the same evening for our Burgundy Premier Cru events – one at the iconic Pacifica in…