Going to New Zealand? Visit Gisborne: A vine romance

on 03/10/10 at 10:34 pm


Spring has sprung, the grass has ris, I wonder where the wine is?

The answer to that is easy. Gisborne.

This small city on the east coast is surrounded by some the country’s best wine country, yet it’s often overlooked by the scores of wine tourists in their frenzied search for Marlborough sav or Otago pinot.

But the winds of change are blowing through Gisborne wine country and the results will be available for sampling at next month’s revitalised Gisborne Food and Wine Festival.

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