Friday, 21 January, 2022

Once upon a time...there was celebrations, togetherness and STORIES

And just like that we are more than halfway into the first month of 2022! The past 2 years have been super tough for us all, but especially if you enjoy a glass of wine with friends and family. Therefore, we have decided to dedicate this year to being together again.

Friday, 21 January, 2022

SA's wine export volumes rise 22% in 2021 despite booze bans, supply chain issues

Despite a series of alcohol sales bans and supply chain challenges, South Africa's wine industry still managed to grow its export volumes.
Fin24, Lameez Omarjee

Friday, 21 January, 2022

Has Chinese wine market hit rock bottom?

China's imported wines are going on a downward spiral in 2021 and market outlook for 2022 is not looking brighter.
Vino Joy News, Natalie Wang

Friday, 21 January, 2022

DO Terra Alta makes orange wine official

It is believed the move will make DO Terra Alta the first DO in all of Spain to have a legal certification for this style of wine.
Decanter, Miquel Hudin

Thursday, 20 January, 2022

The Cape Wine Auction is back

One of the world’s most renowned charity wine auctions – The Cape Wine Auction – is back this year, and will take place on Saturday, February 12, at the luxurious Quoin Rock Wine Estate in Stellenbosch.
Cape Wine Auction

Thursday, 20 January, 2022

Wines of South Africa export report 2021

A positive year for exports, despite many challenges.
Wines of South Africa, Maryna Calow

Thursday, 20 January, 2022

What will be the next darling of the wine world? Here are four varieties to watch

Wine is similar to fashion. Some styles seem to have their moment in the sun, when everyone wants them. And then, inexplicably, they are out of favor. But there’s also the rotation of interest that comes from necessity: Something gets discovered, it’s a great value, more people hear about it, the demand goes up, limited supply forces prices to rise, and suddenly it disappears from circulation.
Vinepair, Jamie Goode

Wednesday, 19 January, 2022

Celebrate 363 years of the triumphant South African wine industry

Raise a glass and celebrate 363 years of South African wine heritage on 2 February 2022 at 20:00. This momentous day marks the start of our winemaking industry, and calls for all with a passion for South African wine to come together, wherever they are in the world, and join in the celebratory online event.
Wine Harvest Commemorative Event

Monday, 17 January, 2022

Agri-Economist Pieter van Niekerk to lead new SA wine intelligence firm

Innovative wine sales and marketing solutions group, Southern Skies, announces agricultural economist and experienced wine industry analyst, Pieter van Niekerk, as Chief Intelligence Officer and Managing Partner of new subsidiary Vintelligence.
Southern Skies