New Zealand wines: Sauvignon blanc and more

The head of the Canada-New Zealand parliamentary friendship group hasn’t tried any, but he expects the NZ high commission might try to change that.

Flickr Photo: Jocelyn Kinghorn
The Rippon vineyard overlooking Lake Wanaka in Central Otago, South Island, New Zealand, pictured earlier this year.
Asha Hingorani
Published: Wednesday, 11/26/2014 12:00 am EST

Surrounded by the vast waves of the Pacific Ocean, New Zealand’s wine regions are much more than crisp sauvignon blanc. They are flourishing with an array of superb varieties and styles that are seducing the palates of Canucks.

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