Astrolabe (2)The regenerative powers of good wines are certainly present in wines from New Zealand, which are able to compliment, even enhance, the most demanding foods (Indian, Tai, Chinese, Barbecue), and at amazing prices — less than many craft beers and artiesian waters.

From a recent tasting we recommend:

Astrolabe Wrekin Vineyard Chenin Blanc Marlborough 2012, Babich Sauvignon Blanc Marlborough 2013, Spy Valley Sauvignon Blanc Wairau Valley 2013, Lawson’s Dry Hills Gewurztraminer 2010.