Go for Gold – and a trio of Trophies

A haul of Gold Medals and trophies in recent weeks for two of our wines is proof that the winemaking and viticulture teams at Waipara Hills are doing a lot of things right. The 2018 Waipara Hills Waipara Valley Pinot Noir Rosé is well blinged up since the New Zealand Wine of the Year Awards;

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Waipara Hills treasures the men of their vines

It’s the unassuming nature of Jean-Luc Dufour and Ben Roiri that makes this tale even more compelling. Next year marks a combined 45 years as ‘keepers of the vines’ for the pair as Vineyard Manager (Jean-Luc, with 25 years) and Assistant Vineyard Manager (Ben, 20 years) at Waipara Hills on New Zealand’s South Island. With

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