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South Africa

WOSA Sommelier Cup competition open

The prestigious Wines of South Africa Sommelier Cup competition is now open to entrants across Asia.

Tuesday, April 26th, 2016 No Comments »

Day taking Vin de Constance in a fresh direction

Matt Day, Klein Constantia’s young chief winemaker, is taking the jewel in its crown – Vin de Constance – in a fresh direction through a series of tweaks.

Monday, April 25th, 2016 1 Comment »

Uncorked: Neil Grant

The former Chairman of the South African Sommeliers Association, Neil Grant speaks to dbHK about an unforgettable bottle of Château Haut-Brion 1951 and wanting to serve Pol Roger Winston Churchill to Winston Churchill.

Monday, April 25th, 2016 No Comments »

Neil Grant: SA wines ‘have come of age’

South Africa’s young winemakers are steadily putting South African wines on the map, says Neil Grant, founding member of the South African Sommeliers Association.

Friday, April 22nd, 2016 1 Comment »

The week in pictures Hong Kong

Burgundy, South Africa and California and the promise of Argentine Malbec to come dominated this week’s HK diary.

Friday, April 15th, 2016 No Comments »

Duncan Savage to leave Cape Point Vineyards

South African winemaker Duncan Savage is to leave his role as cellar master at Cape Point Vineyards to focus on his Savage Wines solo venture.

Monday, April 11th, 2016 No Comments »

‘Megabrew’ deal on ice as watchdog delays decision

South Africa’s competition authority has delayed its decision on the proposed £71 billion merger of brewers SABMiller and AB InBev for a third time.

Tuesday, April 5th, 2016 No Comments »

Top 10 April Fools news stories

db presents 10 drinks industry April Fools stories which had a fair crack at making us all look a bit silly…

Friday, April 1st, 2016 No Comments »

Cape Town’s top wine hotels

db contributor Geoffrey Dean has the enviable job of seeking out and rounding up the Western Cape’s top wine hotels and restaurants.

Thursday, March 31st, 2016 No Comments »

Hong Kong’s top 10 biggest wine importers

As Hong Kong’s overall wine market recovers, we reveal the top 10 biggest wine importers by volume and how they have fared between 2010-2014.

Thursday, March 24th, 2016 1 Comment »

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