Platter's by Diners Club South African Wine Guide 2024 reveals top wines
by Admin | 29th November 2023
The 44th edition of the Platter Guide has been launched and this best-selling guide features well over 900 producers, merchants and brands, including 31 new ones, and ove...
A Foundation of Friendship
by Tšepang Molisana | 16th November 2023
MR De Compostella and Epicurean Wines approach their 20 year anniversaries with powerful parallels
The healthfulness of wine drinking
by Jamie Goode | 9th November 2023
In a week’s time I’ll be heading to South Africa again, but this time on holiday with my partner, who has never visited before. I’m looking forward to s...
by Angela Lloyd | 1st November 2023
During a recent tasting of South African wines in London, Jancis Robinson introduced her first chardonnay tasting note by observing; ‘Chardonnay is very rare at thi...
Great Wine Capitals Best Of Wine Tourism & Ambassador Awards
by Admin | 26th October 2023
The winners of the 2024 Great Wine Capitals Best Of Wine Tourism & Ambassador Awards, aimed at celebrating innovation and excellence in wine tourism throughout the We...
WINE FARMS EMBRACING CULTURAL DIVERSITY IN THE WESTERN CAPE
by Letitia Charles | 26th October 2023
The South African wine industry is an inspiring indication to the magnificent tapestry of cultural diversity that has woven itself into the nation's viticultural heri...
Subtle and refined
by Fiona McDonald | 18th October 2023
It’s controversial. Wine lovers the world over appear to have entrenched views when it comes to Pinotage. And because the Rugby World Cup is nearing its pinnacle, i...
by Jamie Goode | 11th October 2023
Many wine regions worldwide owe a debt to pioneers who first made the choice to plant vines for the first time in what was at the time a new area. Think about New Zealand...
The Cape Winemakers Guild reveals the power of the pour and potential protégés
by Tšepang Molisana | 5th October 2023
The Cape Winemakers Guild (CWG) plays from a deep bench of 42 members. Aside from its high-profile member base and exceptional auction wines, the Guild is also known for...