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Sunday 11 December 2016 loc: GB

Wines of South Africa

Fallout over Bitter Grapes documentary deepens

Five wine farms in South Africa have been served non-compliance notices following a documentary by a Danish filmmaker that sought to expose mistreatment of workers.

Monday, November 21st, 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 »

Weak South African rand impacts wine industry, producers warn

South African producers are worried the weak rand will impact investments and marketing of wine, as production costs rise.

Thursday, February 18th, 2016 No Comments »

English and Welsh fizz aiming to hit MCC for six

The cricket-themed ‘MCC Sparkling Wine Challenge’ will pit English and Welsh fizz against Methode Cap Classique wines in a blind tasting in Cape Town on Sunday.

Tuesday, January 12th, 2016 No Comments »

WOSA to host two UK seminars

Wines of South Africa, which works to promote over 500 South African wine producers around the world, is to host two UK seminars as part of its Wozani tasting in October.

Monday, September 14th, 2015 No Comments »

WOSA appoints new CEO

Former head of global marketing for cream liqueur brand Amarula, Siobhan Thompson, has been named as the new CEO for Wines of South Africa.

Thursday, September 19th, 2013 1 Comment »

Su Birch to leave WOSA in September

Wines of South Africa CEO Su Birch is to leave the organisation after London’s inaugural Beautiful South tasting in September.

Wednesday, April 24th, 2013 No Comments »

The week in pictures

This week the drinks industry has featured award-winning pies and cocktails, pink fountains, haunted rooms and a South African braai day.

Friday, April 19th, 2013 No Comments »

Top 50 most powerful women in wine: 50 – 41

Which game-changing women hold the most power in the wine world today?

Wednesday, December 5th, 2012 28 Comments »

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