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Raymond Chan Wine Reviews

By Rebecca Collins, 23 November 2016. Posted in Escarpment

Escarpment 2016 Rosé, 2015 Pinot Blanc, and 2014 Pinot Gris and Rosé de Noir Even though Larry McKenna has been making wine in Martinborough for over 30 years, he never stops thinking about improving the…

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By Rebecca Collins, 13 October 2016. Posted in Escarpment, Insight Series, Pinot Noir

  One of the world’s foremost Pinot Noir commentator’s Allen Meadows has recently reviewed 221 NZ Pinot noirs from 111 producers in his Issue 64 October 2016 of Burghound.  Allen spends around 6 months of…

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Chengdu Wine & Food Fair

Panda Experience

By Rebecca Collins, 11 April 2016. Posted in Escarpment

  The week prior to vintage, while the boys did all the preparation, I snuck in a quick trip to China for the Chengdu Wine Spirits and Food Fair. In its 94th year and the biggest…

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The Southern Pinot Noir Workshop

By Rebecca Collins, 23 February 2016. Posted in Escarpment

  Last weekend Larry and Huw attended the Southern Pinot Noir Workshop, now in its 25th year. Larry was involved in setting up the workshop 26 years ago, inspired by the Steamboat Pinot Noir Conference…

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Winery of the Year 2015

By Rebecca Collins, 8 December 2015. Posted in Escarpment, Insight Series

2015 Certainly has been a great year for Escarpment! On the back of the near perfect 2013 vintage we are thrilled to receive another outstanding accolade. Raymond Chan (Wine Reviews) has named Escarpment Vineyard as…

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