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17 September 2021
Celebrate #GrenacheDay On 17th September With Muratie Mr May Grenache Noir, Perfectly Paired With Annatjie Melck's Marrow Bone On Toast
It is International Grenache Day on Friday 17th September, so raise a toast to this complex, versatile and intriguing grape with its luscious ...
16 September 2021
5 Fun ways to celebrate Heritage Day in the winelands
Heritage Day must be one of the most underrated public holidays. By September we all need a bonus long weekend to see us through the last ...
16 September 2021
Savour a Taste of South African Heritage at Spier
Heritage Day on September 24 is a day that celebrates South Africa's rich, vibrant roots and diverse cultures. As one of the oldest wine ...
16 September 2021
SA Chenin Best Ever, Say Standard Bank Chenin Blanc Top Ten Challenge Judges
The quality of South African Chenin has never been better, say the 2021 Standard Bank Chenin Blanc Top Ten Challenge judges. Panel chair ...
16 September 2021
Kleine Zalze Delivers Best Sparkle at 20th Amorim Cap Classique Challenge
Stellenbosch winery Kleine Zalze, one of the most commercially successful and award-winning Cape cellars, etched a place in South African ...
15 September 2021
Spier receives 5 Medals of Excellence from Tim Atkin MW
Globally renowned UK-based Master of Wine Tim Atkin has awarded Medals of Excellence to five of Spier’s wines for each achieving a rating ...
15 September 2021
Prescient Signature Red Blend Report 2021 is now live!
Any combination of varieties is acceptable resulting in some fascinating wines ...
15 September 2021
Top 20 finalists forecast an impressive Sauvignon Blanc SA Top 10
Neck to neck or is it bottle to bottle - so fierce is the battle between the top 20 finalists in this year's Sauvignon Blanc SA Top 10 competition.
14 September 2021
Vitis Vinifera Awards 2021 - In search of the best
The ninth annual Vitis Vinifera Awards took place during the first week of September at the majestic Lanzerac Hotel and Spa in Stellenbosch. ...
13 September 2021
Zevenwacht Rosé Rocks Double Gold
Double Gold for 7even Rosé 2021.
10 September 2021
Tim Atkin's 2021 South Africa Report Released
Tim Atkin MW, still a huge champion of South African Chenin Blanc as a source of thrilling and original wines, is now turning his gaze ...
9 September 2021
Shiraz – or Syrah – South African style
When considering shiraz’s progress in South Africa, it’s necessary to bear in mind the overall decline in vineyard area. In the period ...
7 September 2021
Celebrate with 20% off all Hazendal Cap Classique's in September
Raise a toast to Cap Classique
3 September 2021
Avontuur Estate: Spring Is Here, Heritage Day Is Upon Us
Here’s an uplifting story to conclude Women’s month: A group of Afghan girls who have toiled and fought for years to get educated have ...
2 September 2021
Say Hello to Spring at Hazendal
With the blue skies and warming days of September upon us, we're thrilled to once again welcome guests to Pivnushka, the al fresco beer ...
1 September 2021
September Accommodation Special At Zevenwacht Wine Estate
We are extending our accommodation special and offering up to 50% off on all bookings for September 2021.
31 August 2021
Simonsig Laybrinth Cabernet Sauvignon 2017, Perfect With A Tranche Of Skirt Steak With Mustard Sauce
Simonsig Wine Estate is situated near Koelenhof Station in the Stellenbosch Wine Appellation. A Wine Estate founded by Frans Malan and ...
31 August 2021
A white wine blend triumphs as SA’s best young 2021 wine
A wooded white wine blend of Chardonnay and Colombar from Badsberg in the Breedekloof near Worcester, has won the prestigious General Smuts ...
31 August 2021
Absa Top 10 Pinotage Awards 2021 Winners Announced
The Pinotage Association and Absa are pleased to announce the winners in this year’s Absa Top 10 Pinotage competition, which marks 24 years ...
27 August 2021
Spier Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Shiraz 2019 From The Signature Series, Perfectly Paired With A Dish Of Smoked Meat
Spier Wine Farm is a one-stop Tourist destination for the whole family. Situated close to the Polkadraai Hills in the Stellenbosch Wine Appellation.
27 August 2021
Celebrating August with a Feminine Touch at Delheim
In further celebration of Women's Month, we would like to share and inspire more women to join our industry, get active and join our hacking ...
25 August 2021
The ‘International Luxury Lifestyle Awards’ recognises Interior Brand Architecture Group, Rumour Has It, for the Design of Ernie Els Wines.
Stellenbosch and Cape Town-based design group, Rumour Has It, was recently awarded an International Luxury Lifestyle Awards, Winner in ...
22 July 2021
Regional wine identity: the value of a united voice
Shakespeare once asked if a rose by any other name would smell as sweet. The answer when it comes to our wine regions, rather than Romeo, ...
14 April 2021
Stellenbosch Wine Routes celebrates half-century of leadership and innovation
SA’s first wine route to remain collaborative pace-setter in wine tourism