Joelle Thomson

Wine writer and award winning wine author


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Who was it who said that if you want to see the sunshine, you have to weather the storm? It's a bit of a cliche but it has sprung to mind in the North Island of New Zealand this year when  torrential rain gave way to Cyclone Gabrielle, which has destroyed lives, li...
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Good vintages come in pairs in Hawke's Bay, as the latest duo of 2019 and 2020 Homage Syrah show. This wine of the week is from the 2019 vintage and while I have had the privilege of tasting (as a critic and wine writer) the 2020, it will not be released for another year... ...
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