Posts tagged "Montana Wines"

‘Pretty bloody dumb’: Agriculture Minister Damien O’Connor’s reaction to Montana Wines Australian

[31 January/ NZ Herald] Pernod Ricard New Zealand has started to source Australian grapes for inclusion in their Montana brand wines, which have historically been made using New Zealand grown grapes. Minister for Agriculture, Damien O’Connor bluntly called the move ‘pretty bloody dumb.’ His opinion received support from others across social media, including one commenter,...

Craggy Range Winery to stay in family for 1000 years

 [18 March/ Hawkes Bay Today] The founder of the Craggy Range winery business, Terry Peabody, has set up a 1000 year trust to keep the business assets in the family, with the intention of creating an intergenerational family legacy, reminiscent of some of the great family wine dynasties.  Mr Peabody, an American born businessman, said...