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Dog Point’s New Look

May 6, 2020

Navigate over to https://dogpoint.co.nz/ for a look at the winery’s sleek new site – complete with plenty of information about Biogro Organic Certification! From the website: Dog Point Vineyard own […]

Jancis Robinson’s Lockdown Wines: The Best White Wines to Order from Home

May 4, 2020

Jancis Robinson’s latest Financial Times column featured some of her top white wine recommendations to order from home, including Dog Point Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc 2019. Robinson writes, “If it’s searing […]

LIVE with Dog Point Vineyard’s Matt Sutherland

April 23, 2020

We had the pleasure of speaking live with Matt Sutherland, second generation winemaker at Dog Point Vineyard, to see how he and his team are doing amidst the pandemic and […]

9 Exciting New Zealand Sauvignon Blancs

April 2, 2020

Wine Spectator’s recent tasting highlight focusing on New Zealand Sauvignon Blancs recognizes Dog Point Vineyards as a “standout for its quality.” The 2019 vintage was a stellar year, characterized by […]

Decanter’s Top New Zealand Organic Wines to Try

February 27, 2020

Decanter’s David Longfield investigates the growing organics moment in New Zealand, and picks Dog Point Section 94 Sauvignon Blanc 2017 as a top example to try. Decanter reports that even New Zealand, […]

2019 Top 100 Wines of France, Italy and New Zealand

December 5, 2019

James Suckling has released his timely end-of-year “Top 100 Wines of 2019”  lists for France, Italy, and New Zealand. These lists serve to highlight exceptional estates that have produced wines […]

Appellation Marlborough Wine Grows to 49 Members

November 11, 2019

The Drinks Business has highlighted the growth of Appellation Marlborough Wine (AMW) in a dedicated story, including quotes from Dog Point Vineyard owner Ivan Sutherland as he is the AMW […]

Appellation Marlborough Wine Grows to 49 Members

October 28, 2019

Harpers has highlighted the growth of Appellation Marlborough Wine (AMW) in a dedicated story, including quotes from Dog Point Vineyard owner Ivan Sutherland as he is the AMW chair. Since […]

NZ Chardonnay Storm on the Horizon

July 17, 2019

Tim Jackson MW published an extremely detailed report on Jancis Robinson’s page about the new frontier of New Zealand Chardonnays – boldly noting that some of his colleagues believe that […]

The Weekly Dozen – Vive la Difference

July 11, 2019

Wine columnist Roger Morris has featured a handful of wines to try in Sante, in the story “The Weekly Dozen – Vive la Difference.” He opens the piece up by […]

Must-try Sauvignon Blanc wines

July 9, 2019

Decanter has published a story dedicated to highlighting the best expressions of Sauvignon Blanc from around the world, including Dog Point Vineyard Section 94, 2014.  The piece features top producers of […]

20 Exciting Summer Wines for 2019

July 3, 2019

Cottages & Gardens’ wine columnist has published a comprehensive wine roundup, “20 Exciting Summer Wines for 2019,” to help the magazine’s affluent readers have a variety of recommendations to sip […]

James Suckling’s 100 Best Wines Under $30

February 27, 2019

Dog Point Chardonnay 2016 (95 Points), Errazuriz Pinot Noir Aconcagua Costa 2017 (94 Points), and Petrolo Torrione 2016 (95 Points) were all featured in James Suckling’s list of 100 Best Wines […]

Dog Point Chardonnay 2015/2016 Marlborough

January 15, 2019

Revered wine critic Jancis Robinson recounts a recent, and unexpected, tasting experience in a recent newsletter. Though she had grand plans on treating her team to Coche-Dury Meursault 2010, she […]

Dog Point: Age-worthy Sauvignon Blanc

August 8, 2018

Tim McKirdy of VinePair authors a piece titled: Making the Case for Age-Worthy Sauvignon Blanc. Yes, Sauvignon Blanc.  In his exploration of Sauvignon Blanc that can age, McKirdy focuses on one Loire […]