2016 Bridge Pa Wine Festival Dates Announced

The selling-out of the inaugural Bridge Pa Wine Festival last summer has led to a second event being staged but on a greater scale. As Bridge Pa Triangle chairman Paul Ham, of Alpha Domus Winery, said – “we will now raise the bar”. The first festival was hosted by eight wineries in

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Barry Riwai joins Alpha Domus as Head Winemaker

Alpha Domus has announced a changing of the guard after 10 years, with Kate Galloway passing on the winemaking reigns to the highly regarded Barry Riwai. Alpha Domus Managing Director Paul Ham said “Barry’s appointment to replace Kate will see a continuance of her hard work of making quality wines,

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Bridge Pa Triangle Wine District Launched

The Bridge Pa Triangle Wine District in Hawke’s Bay has recently been launched to celebrate and promote one of New Zealand’s premium wine-growing sub-regions.  The area extends over more than 2,000 hectares on the western side of the Heretaunga plains and includes the largest concentration of quality vineyards in Hawke’s

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