And so the Northern Hemisphere’s longest day is imminently upon us once again. It’s passing has become relatively innocuous in this part of the world, except if you’re a pagan or morris dancer, but in some small pockets of the Southern Hemisphere it holds greater significance. In New Zealand, where I have been living for the last couple of years, … Read More Winter Wassail

My second article for Drinks Biz magazine, this time reporting on the quality of entrants at last year’s NZ Fruit Wine and Cider Makers Awards where I was one of the judges.

Those of you not in New Zealand might not be aware that I have been writing for Drinks Biz magazine: the leading drinks trade publication in the Country.  Here you can find a brief overview of the category I wrote for them last year.  Enjoy!