South Africa needs to be serious about making terroir specific Sauvignon Blanc rather than “Coca-Cola wines” according to one of the key winemakers in the country.
South African winemakers have taken new steps to help prevent wine fraud.
Wines of the Beautiful South returned to Kensington Olympia for its second year with a new set-up and an increase in attendance.
South Africa’s largest wine producer, Distell, is ramping up its activity in the UK in a bid to triple its share of the South African premium wine market in Britain.
Winemakers should be less focused on trying to be alchemists in the cellar and instead work towards expressing their piece of dirt according to one of South Africa’s leading winemakers.
South African winemakers are seeking to piggyback on the success of Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc with their own cheaper versions of the popular style.
Organisers of the Nederburg Auction have hailed growing demand for high-end South African wines as this year’s event achieved record prices.
The International Wine & Spirit Competition has revealed its medal winners from South Africa and South America to tie in with the Beautiful South tasting in London.
South Africa might be considered a new world wine region, but its winemaking history dates back some 300 years.
Origin Wine have introduced the Stormhoek Stack to the UK, a 750ml ‘bottle’ of wine separated into four glasses that can be snapped apart and shared.
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