Joelle Thomson

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The under dog rises

November 1, 2022

Wine of the week from Giesen

It may not be the most flattering description but under dog definitely does describe the flagging fortunes of Riesling in New Zealand, which has shrunk from 713 hectares planted nationwide in 2013 to 619 hectares today. It's a continuation of a decline that has slowly trickl...
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