Paarl

Winemaker Charles Back survives brutal crow bar attack and still makes it to work the next day

Charles Back of Fairview estate in South Africa has survived a brutal attack at his farm in which he suffered a number of broken bones, making it into work the next day to demonstrate what "real work commitment looks like".

Major fire poses threat to Stellenbosch vineyards

A fire that has been raging on the Simonsberg mountain in South Africa is posing a serious threat to vineyards in Stellenbosch, Paarl and Franschoek, local media are reporting.

Chinese investor buys Swartland Winery

Chinese investors are seeking wineries outside of France with tech entrepreneur William Wu buying a controlling stake in the Swartland Winery in South Africa.

Nederburg named Platter’s 2017 Winery of the Year

Celebrated Paarl winery, Nederburg has scooped Platter’s Winery of the Year for the second time since 2011.

Bruce Jack launches £65 Pinotage

September 26th, 2012

db Eats: Roussillon

May 1st, 2012

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