Posts tagged "Vilagrad"

Autumn heatwave welcomed by Waikato grape grower

[07 March/Stuff NZ] Waikato’s largest winemaker Vilagrad has welcomed the Autumn heatwave, with their vines receiving more hours of sunshine and intense flavours developed in the grapes. According to Winemaker Jacob Nooyen, hot dry days and cold nights have resulted in the vineyard starting its harvest two weeks early. Hot days increase sugars in the...

Waikato wines up with the best.

[12 October /New Zealand Herald] Waikato Winery Vilagrad has won three awards in the New Zealand International Wine Show, the largest wine competition held in New Zealand. This includes a silver award for its 2013 Gewürztraminer, which is sold under the 3 Brothers Winery label, and bronze awards for their 2013 Sparkling Charminer and 2015...