You are currently viewing the International Edition. You can also switch to the Hong Kong Edition.
Tuesday 26 July 2016 loc: GB

South Africa

Chemist launches South Africa’s first black-owned vodka brand

A chemistry graduate is set to become the first black owner of a vodka company in South Africa.

Tuesday, July 26th, 2016 No Comments »

Macau somm wins WOSA Asia Cup

The sommelier of Macau’s glitzy Studio City, Joe Yang has won the Asia semifinals of Wines of South Africa’s (WOSA) prestigious Sommelier Cup.

Tuesday, July 19th, 2016 No Comments »

Swig takes over The Remedy to showcase Caperitif

Online wine merchant Swig is set to take over Fitzrovia wine bar The Remedy to showcase Adi Badenhorst’s uniquely South African take on vermouth – Caperitif.

Monday, June 27th, 2016 No Comments »

Rensburg and Rolland aim for Cape’s first 100 point wine

Cape wine estate Vergelegen hopes to create South Africa’s first 100-point wine with the help of famous French consultant Michel Rolland.

Friday, June 24th, 2016 1 Comment »

Lidl to beef up Prosecco range

Lidl is set to beef up its range of Proseccos and is extending its own label with a new tier of regional wines.

Friday, June 17th, 2016 No Comments »

(Images) First look at Mont Rochelle’s manor house

In the middle of South Africa’s lush Stellenbosch region lies Virgin Limited Edition’s newly launched Manor House, and below are the first pictures of the grand estate.

Friday, June 3rd, 2016 No Comments »

Nederburg takes two trophies at Old Mutual Trophy wine show

Nederburg has won two trophies, three gold and five silver medals at this year’s Old Mutual Trophy Wine Show to emerge as one of the top three performers in the competition.

Thursday, June 2nd, 2016 No Comments »

SA gives green light to $100bn SABMiller takeover

South African regulators have given approval for the world’s largest brewer, Anheuser-Busch InBev, to complete a $100 billion takeover of SABMiller.

Wednesday, June 1st, 2016 No Comments »

Mitchells & Butler addresses ‘wine fear’

Mitchells & Butler has launched a wine range that tells customers what wines to drink with its menus, after finding that only a quarter of its consumers know what wines they like.

Thursday, May 26th, 2016 No Comments »

Lack of grape security ‘a threat to SA wine’

A lack of grape security is the biggest threat to the future of South African wine, a leading estate producer has said.

Monday, May 23rd, 2016 No Comments »

Most Read

America's first cat wine bar to open in Denver

13th June, 2016 by Lucy Shaw

Drinks trade reacts to UK's decision to leave EU

24th June, 2016 by Lauren Eads

Top 10 Scotch whisky markets by value

18th May, 2016 by Lauren Eads

Top 10 Scotch whisky brands

1st July, 2016 by Lauren Eads

Nine 'hipster' Napa wineries hot in NYC

14th June, 2016 by Marisa D'Vari

The London Wine Fair in pictures

10th May, 2016 by Lucy Shaw

Top 10 Scotch whisky markets by value

18th May, 2016 by Lauren Eads

Drinks trade reacts to UK's decision to leave EU

24th June, 2016 by Lauren Eads

db Awards 2016: the winners

4th May, 2016 by Neal Baker