Summer Wine Trend Alert! Lighter & Lower Calorie Wine. I think most of us know that if you’re trying to be ‘healthy’ and potentially loose weight, then cutting out alcohol is a good way to do it. However, if you read my blog, then you’re probably like me and want to drink wine and have…
Carrying on with my summer wine trends (see the full post on the blog for some pretty exciting new products out), next up is sustainable drinking.
You can take the girl out of New Zealand but you can’t take the NZ wine out of her glass.
Calling all lower in alcohol wine lovers! I’ve got another Crafters Union Wines ‘In Session’ tipple for you which we recently received as a sample. This 2019 Rosé from the Hawkes Bay in New Zealand has a 9.5% ABV. It’s available at BWS stores for $20.
I have another lighter and lower alcohol wine for you today guys! I’m definitely seeing these wines gain in popularity, so it’s great to see so many options on the market.
I’ve chatted to a few people recently about lower alcohol wines and I’m glad there’s quite a few around to choose from including this The People’s Wine Sessions 2018 Rosé from Hawkes Bay weighing in at 9% alc/vol.
Villa Maria Estate started organic winemaking 20 years ago and 30% of their owned vineyards are now organically managed. They’re aiming for 100% by 2030. This family business currently has 3 organic wines available in Australia, this Private Bin Organic Merlot for $20, an organic Sauv Blanc which you can find my notes on a few…
When was the last time you had a Kiwi Chardonnay? If it’s been awhile and you love Camembert cheese then this might be the one for you 😉 I hear it’s a fantastic match. A big thanks to Kim Crawford Wines for this sample of their 2018 Chardonnay. It’s available at Liqourland for $22.
Villa Maria Estate in New Zealand has been employing organic wine principles since 1999. It was in 2007 when they achieved the internationally recognised BioGro Organic Certification for a 21 hectare block in Hawkes Bay. And in 2009 Villa Maria became the first major winery in New Zealand to gain BioGro certification!