PRESENTED BY

Now in its fifth year, the NZ Winemaker of the Year Awards, supported by Vintec, continue to shine a light on New Zealand’s most exciting and outstanding producers. Our six finalists for 2022 are announced on the following pages, all of whom have been selected by our expert judging panel, comprised of NZ editor Jane Skilton MW, educator Stephen Wong MW and wine journalist Dr Jo Burzynska.

TEXT: DR JO Burzynska AND STEPHEN WONG MW

Finalists