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Saturday 28 February 2015

South Africa

Top drinks in the American press

With the US undergoing a heatwave, there are plenty of BBQ wines, classic cocktails and a strange obsession with kumquat in our latest round-up of the US and Canadian press.

Wednesday, July 17th, 2013 No Comments »

Beautiful South smashes target

The Beautiful South tasting, a joint initiative between the generic bodies for Argentina, Chile and South Africa, has shot past its exhibitor target two months before the event takes place.

Wednesday, July 3rd, 2013 No Comments »

Tesco and Enotria to produce ‘socially created’ wine

Tesco and wine importer Enotria have launched a campaign to produce the world’s first socially created wine, which will help the Enaleni Community in South Africa to build a sustainable future.

Monday, July 1st, 2013 No Comments »

KWV returns to profitability

KWV has put an end to “massive volumes at even bigger losses” as it aims to quadruple trading profit by 2016.

Thursday, June 27th, 2013 No Comments »

4G aims to be South Africa’s ‘Grange’

A new South African wine project has set its sights on becoming the country’s “Grange” or “first growth”.

Thursday, June 27th, 2013 1 Comment »

Food-focused wine contest expands abroad

As UK food and wine matching competition What Food What Wine prepares for its third year of judging, parent company the IWSC Group has announced plans to launch a version in South Africa.

Thursday, June 27th, 2013 No Comments »

Wine launch adopts medieval methods

South African producer Journey’s End is celebrating the release of its Trebuchet Syrah 2008 by commissioning a full-scale version of the medieval siege weapon.

Friday, June 14th, 2013 No Comments »

Top 10 wines in the UK press

With summer on the horizon Olly Smith recommends a red with a “wondrous lift of freshness” while Hamish Anderson picks out a wine “made for sipping outside on a hot day”.

Monday, June 10th, 2013 2 Comments »

The top 10 wines in the UK press

Victoria Moore picks out a wine that she says is “really superb stuff” while Jane MacQuitty recommends a “mouthwateringly racy, minerally, top-drawer Aussie”.

Monday, May 20th, 2013 No Comments »

Kleine Zalze acts to save bush vine Chenin

Kleine Zalze winemaker Johan Joubert warned of the threat facing SAs old bush vine Chenin Blanc.

Friday, May 17th, 2013 No Comments »

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