Maison Grange

83 Dry Hills Lane, Blenheim, South Island, New Zealand | B&B
 

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Marlborough Wine Country

A travel blog entry by twodrifters07

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... the very significant differences in the two wines. The owner of the vineyard, Henri Bourgois, also has several vineyards and a wine production in Sancerre in France and he ships some of these French wines to New Zealand to sell. Perhaps we shall look him up when we go to France!! His wines were really very, very good!

We tried stopping at Gibson Bridge that specializes in Pinot Gris, D's favourite, but, although they ...

Wine = blood + sweat + tears

A travel blog entry by rachel_ttw

7

... a new tank. Meanwhile, the lees are transferred to the RDV (rotary drum vacuum) which is a very powerful filter that squeezes out any last remaining juice from the skins. Once the juice from the RDV is returned the tank can be inoculated.... and that's where I came in!

The winemakers choose the type of yeast they want to use depending on the type of grape and what sort of flavour profile they want to achieve. That's ...

Nydia track

A travel blog entry by groteboze

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... hour before the end of the track, a girl caught up with me. She was doing the whole track running! She said she'd met up with Simon and Benny earlier and would return on the same ride. I was almost tempted to run along on my hiking boots and see how that'd work out. (I'm a runner back home and was confident about my ability to do the final stretch running, even with heavy boots and a pack). I decided against it and continued on my way. Next, I met up with a local, ...

End of day 2

A travel blog entry by glenda98

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... Drove straight to Blenheim where I was confronted by a very unwelcoming check in guy, WE'RE FULL .... Wow, didn't say so on the sign. Also told me my campa was too big but john prentice stayed there recently in his. Stayed at the top 10' but not too impressed as it's right beside the railway. But grumpy tonight but think its cause of all the hassles and I'm wondering what can go wrong next .... Also I'm dog tired. Night world from ...

Blenheim to Picton (day 18)

A travel blog entry by maria_devine

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... playing on a stage set up by the waters edge. It was packed with thousands of people which really surprised me as it's a relatively small town, but it seemed that everyone comes out to see the fireworks at midnight. The band stopped and we went to get a good spot right out on a jetty as the fireworks are set off from a boat in the middle of the harbour. I must admit, i hadn't been expecting much as I always ...

Location

This B&B, located on 83 Dry Hills Lane, Blenheim, is near Bubbly Grape Wine Tours (Marlborough), Wine Tours By Bike, Cloudy Bay, and Quilter's Barn - Mud Hut Complex.
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