National Wine Challenge 2019 double gold and double silver.

Welgegund Heritage Wines Grenache Noir 2017 – Double Gold. This wine is produced from a high-altitude west-facing dryland bush vine vineyard planted in 2006. 50% of the wine was aged unoaked, to retain fresh fruity aromas, with the balance aged for 14 months in 3rd and 4th-fill French oak barrels. The Grenache Noir is bright […]

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Harvest 2019 by wine maker Friedrich Kuhne

“The harvest at Welgegund Heritage Wines in Wellington started at the end of January with the picking of the Carignan and Grenache Noir, followed by the Chenin in early February, the Shiraz mid-month and finally the Cinsault towards the end of February. Reflecting on the harvest and what’s showing in the cellar, I am very […]

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