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Saturday 31 January 2015

South Africa

Amarula releases first product in 25 years

Amarula is set to launch the first addition to its portfolio for 25 years, Amarula Gold – a clear 30% abv spirit.

Thursday, February 27th, 2014 No Comments »

Looters pounce on stricken beer truck

A Heineken truck carrying hundreds of crates of beer was cleaned out “within minutes” by passing looters after it crashed in South Africa.

Wednesday, February 19th, 2014 No Comments »

UK best-placed for premium South Africa

The UK offers the greatest potential for South African wine over £10 according to the chairman of PIWOSA, Rollo Gabb.

Tuesday, February 11th, 2014 No Comments »

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 »

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