Harvest 2022: The Southern Hemisphere Report

In the Southern Hemisphere, Vintage 2022 was a riveting one, with countries reporting excellent quality grapes and wines with exceptional potential. Despite seeing a fair share of challenges, most regions welcomed the wettest winter since 2017 and an especially long ripening period, due to cool temperatures across seasons.

See the map below for a snapshot of the Southern Hemisphere - or read our individual harvest reports for more details:





New Zealand

South Africa


Joana’s first memory with wine was at a very young age, when she first tasted the sweetness of Madeira during a family trip to the Portuguese archipelago. After graduating with a degree in Economics in Lisbon, and a stint in the Fashion industry in Amsterdam, Joana delved into the world of Wine, a passion that had never left her. She has a particular interest in low-intervention, artisanal wines.