[1 December/ Otago Daily Times]

Tannacrieff Wines and DC Wines Owner, Debra Cruikshank has been awarded the Supreme award at the Enterprising Rural Woman Awards in Invercargill. Ms Cruikshank said from day one on her journey with her own business, she knew she had to create a niche market. Ms Cruikshank added that everything she has done, she has learned along the way. Ms Cruikshank said the next step in her journey would be moving to Bannockburn, where she was building a winery and eventually a wine tasting facility.