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Monday 22 December 2014

South Africa

Cape Wine Auction to raise money for charity

A new charity wine auction is to take place next month in South Africa to raise money for children’s education in the Cape’s winelands.

Thursday, February 6th, 2014 No Comments »

‘Beautiful South’ trio team up for Prowein

Argentina, Chile and South Africa are teaming up again at this year’s Prowein under the new banner, “The Beautiful South”.

Wednesday, February 5th, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 hotels for wine lovers

The wine enthusiast is spoilt for choice when searching for a holiday that combines luxury accommodation with world-class wine tasting.

Monday, February 3rd, 2014 4 Comments »

IWSC set for South African showcase

The International Wine & Spirit Competition is inviting the trade to attend its 2014 South African showcase tasting on Thursday 6 February in Paarl.

Friday, January 31st, 2014 No Comments »

Wine retailer helps build SA children’s centre

Virgin Wines has announced plans to help build a children’s “after-care facility” in South Africa.

Thursday, January 30th, 2014 No Comments »

Q&A: Peter Finalyson of Bouchard Finlayson

The Pinot pioneer on taking a softer approach, the sport of winemaking and why Pinot’s alluring and capricious nature gives him goose bumps.

Thursday, January 30th, 2014 1 Comment »

Q&A: Andrew Gunn of Iona

Andrew Gunn of Iona estate on bringing out the best in Pinot Noir from the cool, coastal climate of Elgin and this variety’s growing popularity among South African consumers.

Thursday, January 23rd, 2014 No Comments »

The Proust Q&A: Craig Hawkins

The South African enfant terrible on time travel, turning water into wine and changing people’s perceptions of Pinotage.

Thursday, January 23rd, 2014 No Comments »

The Proust Q&A: May-Eliane de Lencquesaing

The grande dame of Bordeaux on living through World War Two, making the 1982 vintage at Château Pichon-Lalande and her admiration of the Queen.

Friday, January 17th, 2014 1 Comment »

Fine wine safari launches in Masai Mara

SA’s Wine Cellar and wildlife photographers Daryl and Sharna Balfour have joined forces to offer a fine wine safari in the Masai Mara.

Friday, January 17th, 2014 No Comments »

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