Celebrating NZ’s best young winemakers
The winner of the Tonnellerie de Mercurey New Zealand Young Winemaker of the Year competition was announced at a celebration dinner at Ostro in Auckland, which was attended by an impressive crowd of industry supporters and experts. In its third year, the competition continues to highlight the best winemaking talent in New Zealand. Congratulations to Kelsey Daniels from VinLink Marlborough, who now holds the title of New Zealand Young Winemaker Of The Year for 2017.
Jane Skilton MW, Gianni Flego and Simon Nunns Four national finalists, Sara Addis (Trinity Hill), Abigail Maxwell (Babich Wines), Kelsey Daniels (overall winner, VinLink Marlborough) and Tom Hindmarsh (Dry River Wines) John Belsham and Kelly Brown Kelli Brett
Kelsey Daniels, 2017 Tonnellerie de Mercurey NZ Young Winemaker of the Year
Kelsey Daniels with Marcel Giesen and Sherwyn Veldhuizen of Tonnellerie de Mercurey