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In Central Otago, every day is a holiday. This landscape is so fantastic and the region is so strkingly beautiful and it's a bonus to grow grapes so well here.<br /><br />Rudi Bauer As a pioneer of Central Otago, Rudi Bauer understands and believes with a passion in the wonderful future for Central Otago as a fine wine growing region. With two decades of experience making first-class wine there, he sees himself at the beginning of the journey, one that will by necessity be carried on by generations after him.<br /><br />Raymond Chan In Central Otago, every day is a holiday. This landscape is so fantastic and the region is so strkingly beautiful and it's a bonus to grow grapes so well here.<br /><br />Rudi Bauer As a pioneer of Central Otago, Rudi Bauer understands and believes with a passion in the wonderful future for Central Otago as a fine wine growing region. With two decades of experience making first-class wine there, he sees himself at the beginning of the journey, one that will by necessity be carried on by generations after him.<br /><br />Raymond Chan Quartz Reef applies the proven winemaking talents of Austrian-born Rudi Bauer, who continues to enjoy & explore the Pinot Noir's many dimensions, and the convergence of the old and the new wine worlds.

In Central Otago, every day is a holiday. This landscape is so fantastic and the region is so strkingly beautiful and it\'s a bonus to grow grapes so well here.

Rudi Bauer

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Quartz Reef

Wed, 15 May 2013 | Posted by: Joelle Thomson - The Dominion Post, Life

"Touching Moments"

Wine writer Joelle Thomson recently spent a week working a vintage at Central Otago's Quartz Reef, helping make red and white wine.

WHILE the word vintage evokes romantic images of middle-aged car collectors quaffing wine, vintage for winemakers is a manic time of grape picking, pressing, crushing, fermenting and moving juice and wine from presser to fermentation tanks to barrels or bottles.

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Quartz Reef Methode Traditionnelle Vintage 2007

Wed, 8 May 2013 | Posted by: Bob Campbell MW

Quartz Reef Methode Traditionnelle Vintage 2007

Honoured that our Methode Traditionnelle Vintage 2007 has been selected for the prestigious Six Nations Wine Challenge 2013

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