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Meet the Winemaker: Rod McDonald of Hawke’s Bay New Zealand

Rod is the brilliant New Zealand winemaker of Te Awanga Estate in Hawke’s Bay on the north island of New Zealand. He is an avid promoter of the diverse and exceptional terroir of Hawke’s Bay and expresses that through his wines. Here we are getting to know a little more about Rod and tasting four of his wines to showcase the diversity and potential of the Hawke’s Bay region.

The four wines we are tasting with Rod are:
2018 Mister Sauvignon Blanc
2017 Mister Syrah
2016 Quarter Acre Sauvignon Blanc
2017 Quarter Acre Syrah