Ultimate Guide to New Zealand Wines

By: Sarah Siddons

New Zealand Wine Regions

New Zealand wines are as diverse as the regions that make them. For example to consider the fact that there is a difference of almost six to seven weeks in the average dates of harvesting Chardonnay grapes from the northernmost area of New Zealand to the southern tip of the country regions [source: New Zealand Wine].


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