8 Enticing New Zealand Wines Up to 92 Points

New reviews of delicious white and sparkling wines, including Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay and Pinot Gris, most priced $25 or less

8 Enticing New Zealand Wines Up to 92 Points
Based in Marlborough, Dog Point Vineyard uses organic farming techniques to make a variety of wines, including Chardonnay. (Courtesy of Dog Point Vineyard)
Jul 28, 2022

The signature white grape of New Zealand is, of course, Sauvignon Blanc, used to make distinctive, intense and aromatic wines that overdeliver at their modest price tags. But Sauvignon Blanc isn’t the only wine made in New Zealand. This week’s selection celebrates an array of aromatic white and sparkling wines made from several grapes in this comparatively small wine-producing country.

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