Larry McKenna


Archive for the ‘Insight Series’ Category

Tasting the Single Vineyard Pinot ‘Masterpieces’

By Rebecca Collins, 28 May 2019. Posted in Escarpment Wines, Insight Series, Martinborough Wines, Pinot Noir

By Anne Krebiehl While Aussie winemaker Larry McKenna waits for the New Zealand government to rubber-stamp the sale of his Escarpment winery to Torbreck owner Pete Kight, he is still passionately showing off the quality…

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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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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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Cellars In The Sky

Best First Class Red @ Cellars In The Sky

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

  The winners of Business Traveller’s Cellars in the Sky Awards 2014 were announced last week, with British Airways receiving four Gold Medals. One of which was the Best First Class Red, with Kiwa by…

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Release of the 2008 Insight Series

By Rebecca Collins, 26 March 2010. Posted in Escarpment, Insight Series, Martinborough Wines

Here is your chance to purchase some of NZ’s leading Pinot Noirs with the launch of the 2008 Martinborough Insight Series. For many years, Martinborough winemaker Larry McKenna was fuelled with the desire to craft…

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