Liberty Wines has added three South African wineries to its portfolio, the latest UK merchant to bolster its offering from the country this year.
Louis Latour Agencies has announced it has added South African estate Morgenhof to its portfolio.
The crushing depreciation of the South African rand, one of brewer SABMiller’s key operating currencies, has severely held back its reported third quarter results.
Wines of South Africa will present a refreshed image at ProWein in March, with an updated stand design, logo and a new strapline, “Welcome to our world of discovery”.
Between 3,000-4,000 hectares have been damaged in Elgin Valley by the raging bush fires affecting Western Cape winegrowing regions in South Africa.
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.
The 2016 AfrAsia Bank Cape Wine Auction will be held at Klein Constantia, which has just had its Cape Dutch manor house restored.
Brewing group AB InBev has been listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) as it steps up its South African presence as part of its takeover of SABMiller.
The cricket-themed ‘MCC Sparkling Wine Challenge’ will pit English and Welsh fizz against Methode Cap Classique wines in a blind tasting in Cape Town on Sunday.
Former England cricketer Sir Ian Botham has revealed that he cracks open “a good bottle of red” at BBC cricket commentator John Arlott’s grave in Alderney whenever he visits the island.
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