Author(s): D. Cull
This is the story of the Wairarapa's fruitful vineyard region. Well-known television presenter Dave Cull takes the reader on a journey from vineyard to vineyard collecting stories from the people who make it all happen; the growers, the winemakers - the very people who turn grapes into world-class wine. Dave Cull covers the early history of the area, the ferment of vineyard expansion in the early 80s, through to the Garden of Eden it is today.
Dave Cull is a former television presenter, columnist and writer. He's written several books about subjects ranging from lifestyle to vineyards to icebergs. He has a keen interest in wine-making and viticulture, and presently is a Dunedin City Councillor.Stephen Jaquiery is the Illustrations Editor at the Otago Daily Times and has worked as anewspaper photographer for over 30 years. He has won several awards for his photography and are widely published: City Birds and Otago Peninsula are his two most recent books.