Friday, 9 August, 2019

#TasteFriday #WomeninWine #Women'sDay | A tribute to Women with Nederburg and Kaapzicht

To celebrate Women's Day we're tasting two spectacular wines made by two equally spectacular women. The Nederburg Heritage Heroes 'Beautiful Lady' Gew├╝rztraminer 2016 by Elmarie Botes under Cellar-master Andrea Freeborough and the Kaapzicht Pinotage Rose 2019 by Kayleigh Hatting under Danie Steytler - Thomas Davidson (Editor)

Wednesday, 7 August, 2019

Steenberg Estate | #VisitaWinery

The Constantia region is the oldest New World appellation in the world, meaning it was the first region for vines to be grown and wine to pressed, in the New World colonies... - Thomas Davidson (Editor)

Tuesday, 6 August, 2019

The History of Paulina De Villiers, South African Woman of Wine

Paulina de Villiers, South African woman of wine and namesake of the restaurant at Rickety Bridge. In the spirit of #Women's Week, we take a look at this influential lady of the vine to rediscover her contribution to the South African wine industry. - Thomas Davidson (Editor)

Tuesday, 6 August, 2019

An interview with Judy Brower for Women's Week

In the spirit of women's day we've decided to run the theme of women in wine over our content for the week, to bring you the movers and shakers of the wine industry we rely on but don't necessarily expose enough! Today we interview our owner Judy Brower as we seek the ins and outs of the women who keep our SA wine industry oiled and running! - Thomas Davidson (Editor)

Friday, 26 July, 2019

Out & About with - Roodeberg Dr. Charles Niehaus | Avenue of Blue | SAWTC finals | PB Liquor Trade Show

Caught in the wiles of winter, we sought the warmth and comfort of the Roodeberg Dr. Charles Niehaus at Carne in Cape Town, uncovered the engima of the Avenue of Blue, basked in the brilliance of the South African Wine Tasting finalists and explored the variety at the PB Liquor Trade Show... - Thomas Davidson (Editor)

Friday, 19 July, 2019

Out & About with - Pebbles | Creation Wines | Tops at Spar Super Taster

In this week's Out & About, we visited the Pebbles Academy for the first day of school, experienced exception at Creation wines and even saw our very own Jaime-lee and Yoliswa contend for the title of Super Taster... - Thomas Davidson (Editor)

Friday, 12 July, 2019

Out & About with - Cape Bordeaux Red Blend Report | Steenberg introduction of Elunda Basson | Old Road Co. | Winetech

Joyous July! During an unusual bout of sunny weather during the Cape winter we visited Morgenster for the Winemag Cape Bordeaux Red Blend Report, we witnessed the introduction of new cellar master Elunda Basson at Steenberg, visited the fabulous Old Road Co. in Franschhoek and brushed up on our wine knowledge with Winetech! - Thomas Davidson (Editor)

Tuesday, 18 June, 2019

Winter Odyssey, Top 7 Wineland Escapes

Witness the wonder of winter with these Top 7 Wineland escapes. Cozy up by the fire at historic Spier or mosey on to Le Pommier to indulge in the irresistible, these top spots have you covered for all your wintry wishes. - Thomas Davidson (Editor)

Friday, 14 June, 2019

Out & About with - SA Wine Tasting Champs Cape Town I Old Mutual Trophy Awards I Beyerskloof Expedition I Office Party

Jocund June! We witnessed the best of South African wine at the Old Mutual Trophy Wine Awards and were blown away by Capetonian supertasters at the SA Wine Tasting Championships. We were treated to an exceptional experience at Beyerskloof and, when faced with multiple birthdays, a farewell and one welcome, we did what comes naturally when you work with wine, we threw a party! - Thomas Davidson (Editor)