Wine

Vergelegen voted best wine estate in Africa

Vergelegen wine estate in Somerset West is a treasure trove of wine, food, exquisite gardens, historic buildings and sustainable biodiversity. Already loved by locals...

Social calendar highlight: Franschhoek Bastille Festival 13 to 14 July

Save the date for SA’s French inspired 26th annual Franschhoek Bastille Festival, which takes place at the historic Franschhoek Huguenot Monument over the weekend...

Spectacular wedding setting at Oaksrest Vineyards Guest Farm

Oaksrest Vineyards Guest Farm and Wedding Venue is situated at the foothills of Towerkop in the Swartberg Mountains in the Dwarsriver Valley near Ladismith...

Briefings from the Wine World – @SamarieSmith

People seem daunted by the choice of wine in supermarkets and it doesn’t make it easier that we as Capetonians are also surrounded by...

Inaugural Old Mutual Trophy Spirits Show

The launch of the Old Mutual Trophy Spirits Show brings a new and valuable competition to the spirits and liqueurs sector of the South...

Franschhoek Winter Wines – Inspired by the season

Winter is here, and the best part is that Franschhoek is #OpenForWinter. Brave the weather and head to the Franschhoek Cellar for this year’s...

Gimme the (peh-tee-vur) dough – @TheWineSamarie

Now there is a name that kneads recognition, something a lot more wineries should get their fists into. When shaped into something special, one...

The Benguela Cove Catalina Semillon has landed!

A trajectory of fine wines has paved the way for Benguela Cove to bring in its flagship wine. This long-waited SA 2019 Platters five...