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North Island GIs

Northland
Auckland
Waikato/Bay of Plenty
Gisborne
Hawkes Bay
Wairarapa

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South Island GIs

Nelson
Marlborough
Canterbury
Waitaki Valley - added recently
Central Otago

3

Sub regions of Auckland

Matakana
Waiheke Island

Unofficial
Kumeu
Henderson
South Auckland
West Auckland
Clevedon

4

Sub regions of Norhtland

Kerikeri
Kaitaia
Whangarei

5

Sub regions of Waikato

Hamilton
Lake Taupo
Coromandel Peninsula
Rotorua
Te Kauwhata
Te Awamutu

6

Sub regions of Gisborne

Golden Slope
Ormond
Ormond Valley
Manutuke
Central Valley
Riverpoint
Patutahi
Patutahi Plateau
Waipaoa

7

Hawke's Bay
(all unofficial)

Ngaruroro River Valley
Tutaekuri River Valley
Esk River Valley
Mohaka
Te Awanga
Northern Esk Valley
Korokipo
Bridge Pa
Gimblett Gravels
Ohiti
Havelock North

8

Gimblett Gravels

the producer must be member of the association
harvest grapes from a vineyard with 95% of the appellations defined soil characteristics
Source 95% of the grapes from within the appelation

9

Wairarapa official and unofficial subregions

Martinborough

Unofficial
Masterton
Gladstone

10

Nelson
(all unofficial)

Waimea Plains
Upper Moutere
Motueka
Takaka (Golden Bay)

11

Marlborough
(all unoffical)

Wairau Valley
Southern Valleys
Awatere Valley

12

Central Otago
(all unofficial)

Gibbston
Wanaka
Cromwell Basin
Bannockbrun
Bendigo
Alexanda Basin

13

Canterbury
(all unoffical)

Waipara Valley
Canterbury Plains

14

Most planted grape variety in the 1960s

Albany surprise

15

Largest wine making company

Montana

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1st varietal wine

Gisborne Chardonnay by Montana, 1973

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1st Savignon Blanc

1979, Marlborough

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When did Cloudy Bay vineyards launched

1985

19

The range between Nelson and Marlborough

Richmond Range

20

Grape %

85%

21

South Island range

Southern Alps

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Southernmost wine growing region

Central Otago

23

South Island

Lots of sunshine
Aid ripening
Cool nights - retain good acidity

24

First screwcap initiative

2001 - Kim Crawford

25

The body of water between the islands

Cook Straight

26

Smallest area of production

Norhtland

27

Montana owed by

Pernod Richard NZ umbrella

28

Ngataware Triangle

in Hawkes Bay, Merlot

29

Synonym for Gisbourne

Poverty Bay

30

Gisbourne vs Hawkes Bay

Gisbourne - warmer but wetter, mostly white Chard, Muller Thurgau, Gewurtztraminer

Hawkes Bay - driest climate in North Island, reds and whites Chard, SavBlanc, Merlot, Syrah, CabSav

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Big wineries of New Zealand

Montana
Brancott
Fairhall

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Sparkling wines of Montana

Lindauer

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Partnership sparkling in NZ

Montana and Deutz