Thirsty Work is New Zealand’s premier wine show

Yvonne Lorkin uncovers the people brewing the beverages of the nation

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CRUMBS!  WE ARE UP TO EPISODE 5 ALREADY – WHERE DOES THE TIME GO?? Tonight it’s Wairau – Wai not? 9.30pm tonight on FoodTV We crisscross the country with Mr Million-Miles-An-Hour Dr John Forrest and get all medieval on it with the lads from Renaissance Brewing.  Old Mout Cider is on our radar – and […]

Problems ‘Series Linking’ Thirsty Work?

Hi there, It’s been bought to my attention that some people are having trouble series linking Thirsty Work on the MySky.  So I rang SKY and they’ve told me there’s no reason why it shouldn’t work, but some viewers may simply need to do what’s called a ‘soft reset’ on their decoder. So this is […]

Thirsty Work TV Series

Over the years in my job as a drinks writer, I have met the most incredible winemakers and craft brewers.  I’d dreamt of one day being able to introduce them and their fantastic stories to you and now that’s a reality with my tv series ‘Thirsty Work’.  Across four seasons, we uncover the hard-working, pioneering, innovators […]

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Thirsty Work ​is now into its 4th ​series with episodes due to screen on a brand new network from mid-2016 yay!!.
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Thirsty Work now screening on Food TV