Marlborough

Light Vintage Brings Mixed Blessings

New Zealand Winegrowers and media outlets are reporting what industry has been anticipating for some months now; that unfavourable weather events during the past growing season have meant an overall harvest tonnage significantly down on previous years. Philip Gregan, CEO of New Zealand Winegrowers said, “There will be some variability across different parts of the…

Tanker

Man Arrested After Bizarre Wine Tanker Heist

From Our “Only In America” files… A Californian man has been arrested after he climbed underneath a moving wine tanker in his underwear, unscrewed a valve, and proceeded to drink from the vessel. As reported by the Turlock Journal, Modesto traffic police arrested Gabriel Moreno, 39, on 5 May following the incident on Highway 99.…