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Wines Of Canterbury

Canterbury, New Zealand is one of the oldest grape growing regions in the South Island of New Zealand. The plains vineyards enjoy free-draining stoney soils and the peninsula vineyards are typically planted in valleys that enjoy favourable mesoclimates. The area is becoming known for its excellent wines....read more.

Grape varieties planted include Pinot Noir, Riesling, Pinot Gris, Sauvignon Blanc and Chardonnay. The Pinot Noir, Pinot Gris and Rieslings are putting Canterbury wines squarely in front of wine drinkers....read more.

Please explore the website of the Canterbury Winegrowers Association to learn more about Canterbury Wine, our members and our association.

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Wines of Canterbury are excited to announce the results of the 2014 Canterbury Wine Awards:

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