Greywacke - Marlborough - New Zealand

Named for the ubiquitous rocks that permeate almost every landscape of New Zealand, Greywacke's wines are anything but. Surrounded by the enormous, large production vineyards and wineries of Marlborough, founder and winemaker Kevin Judd utilizes techniques that would make any board of directors squirm. As a founder and winemaker at Cloudy Bay for over two decades, Judd is no stranger to the increasing presence of big business in the wine industry. Cloudy Bay now produces over 100,000 cases a year and is owned by LVMH the $37 billion luxury brands giant.

Judd left in 2009 after 25 vintages with none of the billions but countless relationships and immense knowledge necessary to create his own company more focused on the wines than the P&L reports.

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