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Friday 2 December 2016 loc: GB

South Africa

SA winemakers descend on UK for Intrepid

South Africa’s winemaking talent will be showcased in London next month as more than 100 of the country’s producers take part in the Intrepid trade tasting.

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016 No Comments »

Week in pictures: Hong Kong

Exploring hidden cocktail bars, mulling over South African wines with Chris Mullineux and a Veuve Clicquot boat party. It’s been an interesting week for the Hong Kong wine trade.

Monday, August 15th, 2016 No Comments »

Top 12 non-Italian Nebbiolos

Presenting 12 producers from around the world who are leading the way in the production of non-Italian Nebbiolo…

Thursday, August 4th, 2016 3 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 »

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 »

Former Whyte & Mackay owner buys into KWV

Vasari Global, an investment group run by a former Whyte & Mackay CEO, is set to buy a controlling share of South African wine and spirits maker KWV.

Monday, May 16th, 2016 No Comments »

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