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Australian Wine Region – Tasmania

THE ISLAND OF PLENTY The small island state to the south is a treasure trove of stunning landscapes, fresh produce and world class premium wines. Tasmania’s wine credentials are based on quality over quantity. There are seven sub-regions on Tasmania including: The Tamar Valley, Pipers River, East Coast, North West, Down South, Coal River Valley […]

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Australian Wine Region – New South Wales

THE BIRTHPLACE OF AUSSIE WINE New South Wales (NSW) is Australia’s oldest wine region – The first grape vines were brought over on the first fleet and planted at Sydney cove in 1788. New South Wales is also the 2nd largest producer of wine in the country, responsible for 30% of Australia’s wine production. NSW has a total […]

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Australian Wine Region – Queensland

WINE REGION ON THE RISE Queensland is not typically the first region that comes to mind when you think of ‘Australian Wine’, however this region has wine history that dates back over 150 years. In more recent times Queensland has experienced significant growth, particularly in the last 10 years – There are now over 1500 […]

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Australian Wine Region – Victoria

DIVERSE, VIBRANT, FOODIE HEAVEN Despite being the smallest mainland state in Australia, Victoria is home to the largest number of wine regions and individual wineries and boasts the title of the most diverse wine region in Australia, with the ability to produce a huge range of wine styles and varieties. Before the devastating Phylloxera outbreaks […]

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Australian Wine Region – South Australia

THE WINE CAPITAL OF AUSTRALIA South Australia is home to some of the premier wine regions in Australia including: Barossa Valley, Mclaren Vale, Clare Valley, Coonawarra and the Adelaide Hills. This collection of great wine growing regions has earned South Australia the prestigious title of the ‘Capital of Australia Wine’ and one of the nine Great Wine […]

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Australian Wine Region – Western Australia

ANCIENT EARTH, TALL SKIES & PRISTINE WATERS One of the most geographically isolated and pure wine regions in the world, Western Australia (WA) is the largest state in Australia by land mass and is home to 9 specific wine regions concentrated in the South West corner. The sub-regions of WA include: Swan District, Perth Hills, Peel, Geographe, Blackwood […]

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New Zealand White Wines To Try

White wine beyond New Zealand Savvy The ever trivial topic of White Wine beyond Sauvignon Blanc in New Zealand… New Zealand has become synonymous with Sauvignon Blanc over the last decade, and whilst managing to retain our premium reputation, most are unaware of the resounding success that New Zealand conveys with the exploration of ‘other’ […]

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New Zealand Pinot Noir Unearthed

New Zealand Pinot Noir has personality – it demands recognition, and it’s slowly gaining the attention it deserves, even if it is the ficklest grape we know. Like every variety, New Zealand Pinot Noir has regional differences to explore. Regional Differences in New Zealand Pinot Noir There’s something everyone loves about New Zealand, whether it […]

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Jancis Robinson visits Specialist Cellars

New Zealand Wine – Beyond Sauvignon Blanc New Zealand has become synonymous with Sauvignon Blanc and Pinot Noir over the last decade. Whilst managing to retain our premium reputation, most are unaware of the resounding success that New Zealand conveys with the exploration of ‘other’ varietals. Testament to a wine industry built and developed with […]

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New Zealand Vegan Wines

I am not a vegan…. But, I appreciate vegan wine and it’s great to see vegan wine in the UK on the rise, and here’s why: There are many reports surrounding the awareness of vegan wines, and ensuring products across many food and drink sectors are produced as vegan-friendly. In New Zealand we’re pretty stoked with […]

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New Zealand Wine Regions

Introduction to New Zealand Wine Regions New Zealand Wine – From small beginnings to the global stage, it is easy to see why the British have fallen in love with New Zealand wines in recent years. From the world renowned Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc to Central Otago’s Pinot Noir – New Zealand’s diverse wine regions each […]

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The New Zealand Cellar Customer Reviews

At The New Zealand Cellar we like nothing more than to make a customer smile. Here’s what a few of our wonderful customers have had to say about us. Customer Reviews: “We recently had our wedding drinks at Pop Brixton and we would like to express the biggest thank you to the NZ Wine Cellar […]

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