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Wine Harvest Commemoration 2021: Wine industry honours four trailblazers

Four trailblazers for the South African wine industry were honoured on 2 February this year during the industry’s annual Wine Harvest Commemorative...

Boost in SA wine exports to UK despite challenges

Exports of South African wine to the United Kingdom (UK) rose 23% by value and 7% in volume in 2020, according to...

Org de Rac welcomes seasoned new manager

Johan Gerber has been appointed head manager at Org de Rac, the organic wine farm situated in Swartland outside Piketberg. The late...

Veritas Young Wine Writer 2020 announced

Burgeoning young wine writer Kristen Duff from Cape Town has clinched the coveted Veritas Young Wine Writer title for 2020. The announcement...

#SaveSAWine creates a buzz with mural project

The South African Wine Industry Transformation Unit (SAWITU) participated in the #SaveSAWine campaign, run by Erica Taylor of Uncorkified. This campaign is...

Boschendal awarded best white wine in South Africa by IWSC

Legendary South African wine estate Boschendal was named producer of the top South African white wine at the prestigious International Wine Challenge...

Klein Karoo gets new Vinpro board member

Jandré Human, manager and winemaker at South Cape Vineyards, is Klein Karoo wine grape producers’ new voice on the Vinpro board.

Beetle-busting research leads the way at Vergelegen wine estate

Many of South Africa’s most beautiful and ancient trees and forests are in danger of being destroyed by an invasive beetle. The...

DGB acquires a unique winery on the Cape West Coast

Leading South African drinks company DGB, owners of top wine brands including Boschendal and Bellingham, has purchased Fryer’s Cove, one of the...

Chamonix Chardonnay named Top Wine at Michelangelo Awards

Chamonix Estate in Franschhoek finds itself on top of the wine world after being named the Top Scoring Wine at this year’s...