Stellenbosch University and Vinpro have just launched a world-class platform for vineyard training and research at the Welgevallen experimental farm in Stellenbosch.
Boschendal Estate, one of South Africa’s pioneering producers of Cap Classique which this year celebrates its 40th vintage of making this eponymous wine style, has underscored its reputation of quality for this category by winning a top 10 spot in the 2021 Winemag Cap Classique Report.
While the Ever Given’s sticky situation in the Suez channel shone the spotlight on a range of challenges in the global shipping industry, frustration is mounting among South African wine exporters over huge backlogs at Cape Town Port Terminal.
With all hands on deck for the incoming harvest and related activities, the people of Bonnievale and Robertson had enough on their plate. But when an unknown number of crocodiles escaped from a nearby breeding facility, the community had to stand together like never before.
James Pietersen, international wine judge and CEO of Wine Cellar fine wine merchants shares his forecast for the new year. We love wine. Especially when it's brilliantly curated for us and then delivered to our door. James Pietersen of Wine Cellar fine wine...