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  • Julia Harding MW
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  • Julia Harding MW
12 Mar 2008


A very good vintage for New Zealand, with a generous crop of high quality grapes in many regions, even though some saw reduced yields due to frost. On Waiheke Island, Chardonnay and Cabernet did well and generally better than Merlot, though some later-ripening reds such as Cabernet have only moderate acidity.…