"Decorated" Inducted in to NZ Wine Hall of Fame April 2014. One of the earliest pioneers of Central Otago Pinot Noir, Alan Brady was the driving force behind setting up Gibbston Valley Wines and a major contributor to the Central Otago wine industry.
"Decorated" Inducted into the NZ Wine Hall of Fame, 2014 - Larry McKenna of Escarpment Vineyard, Martinborough, is the winemaker who introduced New Zealand to quality Pinot Noir. And in doing so helped Martinborough become known as Pinot Noir country. A succession of outstanding wines and show success in the second half of the 1980s established his Martinborough Vineyard label and cemented the belief that Pinot Noir could be a winner for the New Zealand industry.
Rich, Vineyard Manager, Misha’s Vineyard gives an impromptu pruning demo to some trade visitors inc a group of keen wine collectors from Singapore, and Andy, a sommelier from one of Auckland’s top restaurants, The French Café. - See more at: http://www.mishasvineyard.com/blog/the-long-winding-track-to-mishas-vineyard/#sthash.Gm0ZBduA.dpuf