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L’Avenir Wine Estate joins Folio Fine Wine Partners

L’Avenir Wine Estate joins Folio Fine Wine Partners

Stellenbosch Pinotage and Chenin Blanc specialist, L’Avenir joins the Folio Fine Wine Partners portfolio effective immediately. This new addition expand the national USA importer’s relationship with more than 18 family-owned suppliers and marks the Company’s first...
Growing vines without water

Growing vines without water

What do you get when you study chemistry and are naturally inquisitive? A winemaker! Wanda Augustyn discovers how small the leap from chemist to winemaker is.     It all started in 1977 after Yair Margalit obtained his PhD in physical chemistry from the...
Lebone Paarl Labels: Spotlight your brand

Lebone Paarl Labels: Spotlight your brand

Your label is an essential part of your packaging, differentiating products from those of competitors on the shelf, as well as providing customers with information to motivate their purchase decision. To optimise a label’s impact, the printing thereof must do justice...
Nonkululeko Sambo wins Agri’s Got Talent 2019

Nonkululeko Sambo wins Agri’s Got Talent 2019

  An agricultural worker in the citrus industry from KMI Farming in Nelspruit, Nonkululeko Sambo, walked away with the Agri’s Got Talent (AGT) 2019 crown in what was described as the toughest competition yet. Magdaleen Philander from Nonna Estate in Worcester was...
A tantalising taste of Portugal

A tantalising taste of Portugal

Portuguese style port wines are enjoying growing popularity in South Africa and the exotic names of Portuguese cultivars such as Touriga Nacional and Tinta Barocca are now more familiar to than ever before. Behind this trend lies the Klein Karoo town of Calitzdorp,...