Wednesday, 19 February, 2020

Boplaas Six Generations of Aged Spirits

Craft Gin has been a massive hit with South African (and international) consumers in the past few years, with thousands of distilleries popping up and new brands and flavours launched almost weekly. This resurgence in spirits is a great opportunity for producers of aged variants like pot still brandy and whisky to showcase their quality and craft in a booming market.
Boplaas Family Vineyards

Wednesday, 19 February, 2020

The Importance of Old Vine Vineyards

Great wine is made in the vineyard. Ask any producer with fine wine aspirations and they will agree. A vine in balance, producing healthy, optimally ripened grapes boasting complex, concentrated flavours – this is the winemaker’s holy grail. It is for this reason that old vine vineyards are so highly prized.
Jacky Blisson

Wednesday, 19 February, 2020

The Cape Wine Auction 2020 raises more than R17 million and brings total raised to date to R105 million!

The Cape Wine Auction 2020 raised more than R17 million at a spectacular event held over the weekend at the Boschendal Wine Estate.
The Cape Wine Auction

Wednesday, 19 February, 2020

Neethlingshof - New Chocolate Pairing, Harvest 2020, Restaurant News and more

February is definitely one of the busiest months on the farm, with our 2020 harvest in full swing, the "For the Love of Wine" February pairing at the Wine Tasting Centre, live music every Wednesday and Friday evening and beautiful weddings every Saturday.
Neethlingshof Wine Estate

Wednesday, 19 February, 2020

15 best South African wines you need to try

From crisp sauvigon blanc to plummy shiraz, tap into the huge variety from the country
Independent, John Clarke

Monday, 17 February, 2020

Old Mutual Trophy Wine Show 2020 - Entries are open

Wineries are invited to enter the 19th Old Mutual Trophy Wine Show.  Judging takes place from 4 to 7 May at the Grande Roche in Paarl and deadline for receipt of entries is Friday 20 March. 
Alex Mason-Gordon