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    Double Trophy Winner Air New Zealand Wine Awards

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Recent Articles

The 2015 vintage – what they say, well, John Forrest in particular!
April 09, 2015

From Forrest Wines vintage hand - Nikki Jacoby from Laithwaites Wine in the UK

We'd already heard as early as Christmas, back in the UK, that New Zealand was having an unusually dry, hot summer...

Vintage Insight 2015 - A new vintage hand at Forrest Wines
April 08, 2015
A new vintage hand at Forrest Wines …

Perhaps that’s a bit of an overstatement – a part vintage hand/part observer, when it all gets far too complicated, at Forrest Wines! 

Forrest Graperide 2015 Roundup
April 02, 2015

The Forrest Graperide returned on Saturday for 2015! The 11th anniversary of the Forrest Graperide was once again a hugely successful and enjoyable weekend.

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