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Wednesday 25 November 2015

South Africa

10 Cape winemakers to watch

the drinks business picks out some rising South African stars who are bringing their own fresh ideas to reveal an exciting new slant to the country’s wine scene.

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015 No Comments »

South Africa’s brightest stars descend on London

Thirty of South Africa’s most exciting winemakers will congregate in London’s Soho this Thursday for a “New Wave” tasting organised by five UK importers.

Tuesday, September 22nd, 2015 No Comments »

South Africa in pictures

South Africa’s producers pulled out all the stops to entertain and impress visitors to Cape Wine 2015. the drinks business got stuck into a week of trebuchets, vertical tastings, errant goats and soaking up some spectacular scenary.

Tuesday, September 22nd, 2015 No Comments »

Blends key to South African identity

The proliferation of blended expressions from South Africa has been hailed as a sign of winemakers’ confidence and quest to carve a distinct image for the country.

Monday, September 21st, 2015 No Comments »

Cape embraces grape exploration

South Africa is seeing a dramatic rise in new grape varieties as producers seek options that will secure the most sustainable future for their region.

Thursday, September 17th, 2015 No Comments »

Flagstone celebrates ‘Cinderella’ Chenin

Bruce Jack of Accolade Wines has called Chenin Blanc “an extraordinary” variety as he unveiled a new wine to support his belief that South Africa’s high end success will be delivered through the on-trade.

Wednesday, September 16th, 2015 No Comments »

South Africa hits ‘tipping point’

After 21 years of South African democracy, representatives from the country’s wine sector and government have presented their vision of the industry’s way ahead.

Tuesday, September 15th, 2015 No Comments »

South Africa storms ahead in IWSC 2015

South African wine producers are celebrating “exceptional” results from this year’s International Wine & Spirit Competition, as the country achieved a 50% increase in Gold medals.

Tuesday, September 15th, 2015 No Comments »

South African wines shine in Macau

The Institute for Tourism Studies hosted a lavish dinner last night to show off some of South Africa’s most prominent winemakers.

Thursday, September 10th, 2015 No Comments »

Atkin hails SA as ‘most exciting’ New World region

Tim Atkin MW has hailed South Africa as the “most dynamic and exciting winemaking country in the New World”, publishing his third annual report on Cape wines.

Thursday, August 27th, 2015 No Comments »

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