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20 October 2020
WWF Conservation Champion wine farmers find an ally in indigenous Fynbos
The rich and diverse indigenous fynbos of South Africa’s winelands has become a welcome ally to the region’s wine farmers, providing natural ...
19 October 2020
CellarDirect turns 1! and already launched 52 shops
Most wineries require a Direct to Consumer (DTC) platform which is both simple and effective. CellarDirect ticks both those boxes
19 October 2020
Spier Light Art 2021 - Call for proposals
Spier is proud to announce the third edition of Spier Light Art, to be exhibited throughout the historic Stellenbosch wine farm from 26 ...
19 October 2020
Waitrose Launches Its First Old Vine Project Wine From South Africa
Upmarket retailer Waitrose has become the first UK supermarket to launch a wine certified by South Africa’s ‘Old Vine Project’, which was ...
16 October 2020
White or Red you still get 5% off
It's your choice to Save More.
14 October 2020
Schalk Opperman: Quoin Rock’s new winemaker a man on a mission
“Craftsmanship in the vineyard and innovation in the cellar lead to wines that truly embody our terroir.” Quoin Rock’s wine philosophy, ...
14 October 2020
Prescient Chardonnay Report 2020 now live – overall quality as high as ever
This year’s Chardonnay Report convened by and sponsored by multinational financial services company Prescient is now out.
14 October 2020
These are South Africa’s Top 10 Sauvignon Blanc wines
Sauvignon Blanc South Africa has revealed the winners of the 2020 Sauvignon Blanc SA Top 10 competition and this year's champion wines ...
13 October 2020
Kleine Zalze Is Overall Champion At Trophy Wine Show
Celebrated Stellenbosch wine estate Kleine Zalze has been named Most Successful Producer Overall at the Old Mutual Trophy Wine Show 2020, ...
13 October 2020
Vriesenhof reinvents a classic with the Vriesenhof Kallista 2017
Nestled in Stellenbosch’s Paradyskloof Valley is Vriesenhof Wine Estate, with its south facing slopes that have been used to cultivate ...
12 October 2020
The best of both: Spier 5.5% - a new range of quality wines with less than half the kilojoules and alcohol
Highly acclaimed Stellenbosch winery, Spier, has launched a Chenin Blanc and Shiraz containing less than 50% of the alcohol and kilojoules*. ...
9 October 2020
Meet the Winemaker - Rijk Melck from Muratie on Radio Helderberg
Meet Rijk Melck, as he chats with Johann Myburgh from Radio Helderberg. This is the 10th in's monthly ''Meet the Winemaker'' ...
9 October 2020
Let's mix things up for summer
Variety is the spice of life.
8 October 2020
Repair the lockdown-size hole in your wine collection
Greetings from a beautiful Spring Day in the Cape.
7 October 2020
Avontuur Newsletter - October 2020
October will start and end with a full moon, meaning it’s a blue moon on the 31st of October. So even though you might miss it because ...
7 October 2020
Villiera scoops the Michelangelo ACS Cap Classique TROPHY
One of South Africa’s most awarded Cap Classique producers continues to excel by winning the African Cellar Suppliers Cap Classique Trophy ...
7 October 2020
2020 Absa Top 10 Pinotage winners announced
The winners of this year's Absa Top 10 Pinotage competition announced ...
5 October 2020
IWSC 96 Points for Villiera Tradition Brut NV
Now in its 35th year of production, Villiera Tradition Brut remains a gilded Cap Classique earning another accolade at the 2020 International ...
2 October 2020
Novare SA Terroir Wine Awards full of surprises
The results of the 15th annual Novare SA Terroir Wine Awards once again portray the Western Cape as a particularly versatile area with ...
2 October 2020
Top 10 Sauvignon Blanc offers fantastic value
You will want to get a case or two of the Zevenwacht 7even Sauvignon Blanc 2020 because it offers more than just outstanding value. Its quality ...
2 October 2020
Some thoughts on some wines, Cape Winemakers Guild 2020
The wines of the annual Cape Winemakers Guild auction are something I always look forward to. Yes there’s a sense of rarity, exclusivity ...
1 October 2020
The best Wine Farms for Mountain Biking in the Cape
Mountain-biking has always been big in the Cape and, for whatever reason, lockdown has seen a huge spike in the sport, with more and more ...
24 September 2020
Momberg Pinotage 2018 – Heritage In A Bottle
The Momberg family of Middelvlei Wines are not only synonymous with heritage, but they have also paved the way as one of the leading South ...
7 September 2020
Warwick Wine welcomes Professor Black II Pitch Black
Warwick celebrates new world-class red blend
24 August 2020
Middelvlei’s Free-Run Pinotage Scores 90 In Pinotage Report
Well-known for their superb wine range, Middelvlei Wines in Stellenbosch earned further recognition this week when their Free-Run Pinotage ...
3 August 2020
Virtual tours with De Toren Private Cellar
One of the world’s most consistently awarded luxury wine estates, De Toren Private Cellar, is now available to the world through virtual tours.
28 July 2020
Delaire Graff Estate once again named in Top 50 Wineries by World’s Best Vineyards
Delaire Graff Estate has, once again, been included as one of the Top 50 wineries by the World’s Best Vineyards, placing first within the ...
30 June 2020
Experience Middelvlei in a different way
By now you are surely craving Middelvlei’s popular Boerebraai lunches, wondering when the next time will be that you get to tuck into a ...
16 June 2020
Spier’s new secret is out!
Lovers of rosé sparkling take note! The vivacious taste of Spier Secret Sparkling has been re-wrapped with an eye-catching fresh look. ...
11 June 2020
Restocking Your Cellar With Middelvlei’s Rooster Range
With the news from the Presidency that wine sales were allowed to resume from 1 June, this was great news for most of us whose supplies ...
11 June 2020
Keermont Cellarside Collection - Drive-Thru wine
We invite people to place orders on our website (, phone number (021-880-0197) or email ( We will ...
1 June 2020
Ten Best South African Chenin Blancs - Vivino Wine Style Awards 2020
The great French grape Chenin Blanc, also known as 'Steen' in South Africa, has been a mainstay there for more than a century. Small producers ...