View all our wine vacancies now with new jobs added daily. New zealands wine came to the worlds attention in the late 1980s with its production of some of the best quality sauvignon blancs. The new zealand wine industry continues to show sound financial metrics in 2017 on the back of profitability in all but the smallest wineries and strengthening balance sheets, positioning wine companies to take advantage of future growth opportunities. For individuals new to wine study, this qualification provides a.
New zealand history, map, flag, capital, population. Bragato research institute innovation at new winery. This study examines new zealand winegrowers in terms of their attitudes. The countrys elongated island geography in the south pacific ocean results in maritime climates with considerable regional variation from north to south. Since then the industry has grown significantly and has increasingly gained an international reputation as a producer of quality, boutique wines. To complete the award in service you must have received the level 1 award in wine. Eit offers the widest range of viticulture and wine qualifications both oncampus and by distance by highly knowledgeable and experienced lecturers in new zealands premium wine growing regions. Though the new zealand wine industry really began only fifty years ago, vines and. Rebecca gibb s the wines of new zealand is designed to provide a comprehensive overview of the new zealand wine scene, according to its author, a reference for locals, international visitors and students alike. No matter the season, the majority of our main attractions are open yearround. New zealand s wine industry is one of the youngest in the world, but the cando attitude of our pioneering winemakers and growers put in place a solid base for our innovative, worldclass industry to flourish.
Pioneers of new zealand wine hardcover june 11, 2002. It is not without coincidence that the new zealand wine industry has grown. Youll also find some case studies of companies doing their bit to protect. New zealand government invests in research, viticulture and phylloxera resistant vines. New zealand is a relatively new wine hotspot, but it has quickly earned an international reputation for its vibrant whites and complex reds. A long tradition of wine making has influenced winemakers in other countries. Celia hay describes wine as a journey of discovery that helps people to learn about their taste buds and personal preferences in her new book, the new zealand wine guide, which arrived in new zealand during the countrys full lockdown at alert level 4. The wines of new zealand by rebecca gibb mw this new book uncovers the diversity of this isolated yet innovative wineproducing country. From the crisp days of spring to the burnt orange beauty of autumn, new zealand is a travelers paradise. On a global basis new zealand is a small player, accounting for just 1% of total global production and 3% of the value of global wine trade. Meanwhile, the category in new zealand is ballistic, says two rivers jason yank.
New zealand winegrower februarymarch 2020 by rural news. A comparative context from the australian wine industry is also provided using the cool climate winegrowing areas of western australia and tasmania. Rebecca gibbs the wines of new zealand is designed to provide a. Vintage 2014 new zealand wine industry benchmarking survey. Like many other new world wines, it is usually produced and labelled as single varietal wines, or if blended the varietal components are listed on the label. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. The new zealand screwcap initiative this is a slightly modified version of a piece written for harpers. Pdf coopers creek and the new zealand wine industry. Namely, the study examines 1 what drives the industry to engage in sustainability practices, 2 the role of stakeholders in the companys decisionmaking, and 3 environmental practices related to water utilization, chemicals and waste management. Rosenthal, a new yorkbased wine importer, has been an avid, at times argumentative, advocate of traditionally made wines those created by. It is the wine identification guessing game where consumers can pit their palate against the professionals and enjoy a. Jamie goode to the casual observer, it must seem very strange indeed that the hottest topic in the world of wine well, at least the one guaranteed to fill the letters page the fastest is nothing to do with wine itself, but rather the packaging. As renowned writer michael cooper commented in his landmark 2002 publication wine atlas of new zealand, in the 1980s and 90s, amid a backdrop of largeplayer consolidation and the growth of artisanal entrants, winemakers switched from cheap, everyday drinking wine to. Economic contribution of the new zealand wine sector 2015.
Terroir and regional denominations john overton and warwick murray 4. The page features general information about new zealand wine plus some statistics. For this reason, research relating to climate change impacts on vegetation spread. Its exports have earned a valuable niche in the united kingdom, united states, and australia. In 2017 its vines took up 22,085 hectares 54,570 acres of vineyard area, a full 60% of new zealands total grape planting, and sauvignon blanc wine made up 86% of the nations exports.
The transformation of the new zealand wine industry 19902012 john overton and warwick murray 3. Wine options is a serious event on the new zealand wine calendar. Its wine production is as diverse as the countrys landscape. From the planting of the first vines in 1819, the latest addition to the classic wine library series recounts the history and struggles of the early winemakers and its rise to fame as a sauvignon blanc superstar. Middleearth provided access to high profile celebrities with influence. Gibb gets it right on all counts what a great resource for anyone who wants to learn about new zealand and its wine industry. Pdf creating value in the new zealand wine industry. By the 1920s it controlled almost all of its internal and external policies, although it did not become fully independent until 1947, when it adopted the statute of westminster. They clearly dont mind being complimentary of australia, a true sign of sportsmanship in this rivalry.
Gdp growth is expected to increase in calendar 2018, supported by high net migration, strong tourism growth, robust construction activity, and low interest rates. Wine tourists stay longer than others in new zealand 17 0% 5% 10% 15% 20% 25% 30% under 5 nights 5 7 nights 8 10 nights 11 nights 14 16 nights 17 19 nights 20 29 nights 30 or more nights length of stay of international tourists june 2015 year all tourists wine source. The new zealand wine industry is considered to be relatively young, though, but its growth in the 1980s and 1990s has been unprecedented wilson and bensonrea 1997. Although the country is small, its one of the worlds 10 largest wine producers. This study examines new zealand winegrowers in terms of their attitudes and behaviours towards wine tourism and sustainable wine production. Never far from the sea, new zealands long warm summers with cool nights provide a unique environment for growing grapes. New zealand winegrowers attitudes and behaviours towards wine. Vintage 2015 new zealand wine industry benchmarking survey. A one day seminar that teaches basic wine service and a guide to tasting wine, completed by a 30 question multiple choice test and a food and wine pairing exercise. Wine of the week about new zealand wine, with statistics. Michael cooper is new zealands most acclaimed wine writer with a number of books and hundreds of magazine articles to his credit. The certificate in new zealand wine part one now available for online delivery. David rogers looks at the history of wine in new zealand from 1818 to the present. New zealand winegrower aprilmay 2020 by rural news group.
It may never catch up to the australia wine industry, but its growing steadily its wine production is as diverse as the countrys landscape. New zealand has long been best known for its sauvignon blanc, which dominates new zealands wine industry. It provides a brief overview of wine tourism and an outline of the new zealand wine industry. The new zealand stock market rose 22% in 2017, buoyed by an economy growing at a rate above its longterm trend.
Migrant workers rights, social justice and sustainability. It is three days that covers the duties of a sommelier. There are more wine making industrial courses available in australasia view all search for wine making industrial institutions in new zealand and start your trip abroad now. It may never catch up to the australia wine industry, but its growing steadily. N2 this chapter focuses on sustainable practices from the perspective of current social sustainability issues involving the rights of migrant workers within the new zealand wine industry.
Whether you rent a car, take a ferry, do a coach tour or use a motorhome, your new zealand vacation will be one. You dont have to dig deep in new zealands wine industry to find stories. This paper provides an overview of some of the issues which emerge in the analysis of wine tourism in new zealand. Tourism new zealand had a strong involvement with the movies international world premieres including a presence on the red carpet, and food and wine events in uniquely new zealand settings such as the book of new zealand and a real hobbit hole at claridges hotel in london. Combined with the largest wine selection, this makes a natural onestopshop for consumers in california, new york, new jersey and florida, where spirits are currently available. New zealand was the largest country in polynesia when it was annexed by great britain in 1840. For the first 4 sessions, you can purchase the wine yourself or via our partnership with glengarry wines. Welcome to new zealand official site for tourism new zealand. The certificate in new zealand wine advanced is available at our campus and consists of sessions 5 8. New zealand wine is produced in several winegrowing regions of new zealand. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. In this book, he provides an unrivalled introduction to new zealand wine.
The marlborough region is the countrys largest winegrowing area and is at the forefront of new zealands wine industry growth, producing 77 percent of the countrys wine, with over 168 wine producers and more than 568 independent growers. The wine science programme caters for the demands of the new zealand and international wine industry for highly trained and skilled participants and for locally focused scientific research of the highest standards in the field of enology oenology. This research aims to investigate various sustainability issues in the new zealand wine industry. The spectacular growth of new zealands wine industry has attracted worldwide attention. New zealands most famous wine, marlborough sauvignon blanc, is the result of this double revolution, but it is a mistake to identify kiwi wine with this one grape variety and winegrowing region. New zealands nz wine industry continues to grow rapidly in total grapevine. New zealands wine industry is one of the youngest in the world, but the cando attitude of our pioneering winemakers and growers put in place a solid base. The programme uses the experiences of winemaking in new zealand to highlight the multiple dimensions and applications of wine science. New zealand certificate in foundation skills level 2. Why does new zealand play such an important role in the international wine industry.
Primary industries must speed up adaptation to climate. In 1997, the fifth edition of his book the wines and vineyards of new zealand was awarded the montana leisure and lifestyle category award. Guide to wine options in nz new zealand wine of the week. Thereafter it was successively a crown colony, a selfgoverning colony 1856, and a dominion 1907. Social, cultural and economic impacts of wine in new zealand. International accreditation and exam, essential for securing work in most bars in the uk and across europe. New zealand food and fibre producers are used to making tactical adjustments to a variable climate, but a new report suggests longterm strategies to adapt to a changing climate must be adopted at. The new zealand wine industry begins to promote itself overseas. The larger proportion of value is in the premium new zealand wine currently commands. Find your ideal job at seek with 67 wine jobs found in all new zealand. Indeed, morans detailed account highlights the great and sometimes underappreciated diversity of. The powerful distribution networks international investment can provide will allow the new zealand industry to maintain shelfspace and brand awareness in new and existing export markets. Case studies in the wine industry aims to close the gap between academic researchers and industry professionals through real world scenarios and fieldbased research. The book explores how consumer and sensory science has been implemented in the wine industry to achieve certain goals, including the rejuvenation of product image, the shaping of new market places, the achievement of market.
Representing the antipodes, robert goddard and mark wilson, both. An overview of the new zealand wine industry coriolis research. Finding balance in an increasingly pressured industry. New greenshoots the viticulture sector has grown strongly over the last 10. Wset level1 in wine is provided by the new zealand academy of wine and spirits. Theres no better place to study viticulture and winemaking than in marlborough, the heart of wine country. The new zealand wine industry, with nztes support, has placed a priority on developing new export markets, including through international investment.586 489 236 364 770 649 1481 1070 1525 1301 367 35 723 328 1133 1403 255 524 1321 630 607 1511 668 826 323 1432 1213 687 897 381 1325 679 1171 590 236 1035 579 285