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Monday, 3 August, 2020

Virtual tours with De Toren Private Cellar

One of the world’s most consistently awarded luxury wine estates, De Toren Private Cellar, is now available to the world through virtual tours.
De Toren

Monday, 3 August, 2020

Landskroon Cabernet Sauvignon 2018, good partner to Carey Boucher Erasmus’s Lamb Tagine with Dates & Apricots

Situated on the south wester facing slopes of the iconic Paarl Mountain, Landskroon Estate has been in the de Villers Family for 5 generations. Each Generation has had a Paul as Cellarmaster.
Michael Olivier

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Monday, 3 August, 2020

Launching the Sommeliers Association of Zimbabwe

Based in Harare, the Sommeliers Association of Zimbabwe has been rallying a large scattering of Zimbabweans in the diaspora to give them a much needed voice on the global wine scene. In true testimony to the timeless adage ‘there is strength in unity’
info@zimsomms.com

Monday, 3 August, 2020

Paul Cluver Wines - Stay Connected

We are excited to share a short update from our estate, as well as all of the activities that you CAN enjoy with us during lockdown!
Paul Cluver Wine Estate

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Monday, 3 August, 2020

Deadline to enter near for young stars in oldest wine show

The new deadline for entries to the SA Young Wine Show is on the doorstep, after being postponed in view of Covid-19 realities – now set for 12 August.
SA Young Wine Show

Monday, 3 August, 2020

Alcohol industry welcomes a call by SA Medical Research Council to review alcohol ban

The alcohol industry welcomed the call by the South African Medical Research Council (SAMRC) for Government to start preparing for the lifting of the ban on the formal sale of alcohol. The decision recognises that there was no immediate severe pressure on hospital beds set aside for the treatment of COVID-19 patients.
Liquor Industry

Monday, 3 August, 2020

Black is Back - Banned or not, the black market keeps booze flowing

Perhaps it shouldn't be a surprise that, despite a Government-instated ban on alcohol and cigarettes, there is a roaring black market and while many legal companies who pay excise and salaries are just about to close their doors, the population is still drinking and smoking away.
Hein on Wine