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Wim Truter bids KWV farewell


Wim Truter bids KWV farewell

KWV announced that its chief winemaker, Wim Truter, will be leaving this wine and spirits company in May 2020. Truter will join Meerlust Estate as head of winemaking. “It is very sad to lose a dedicated and highly respected member of the team,” said KWV CEO Boyce...
Overstrand Hermanus awarded UNESCO Creative City status

Overstrand Hermanus awarded UNESCO Creative City status

On 30 October 2019, 66 cities in the world were designated as UNESCO Creative Cities by the Director-General of UNESCO. UNESCO Creative Cities are recognised for being laboratories of ideas and innovative practices, and for bringing a tangible contribution to...
De Krans Wines appoints new winemaker

De Krans Wines appoints new winemaker

Christoff de Wet, formerly winemaker at Lutzville Vineyards, has recently joined the team at De Krans Wines as their new winemaker, taking over the reins from Louis van der Riet. Born and bred in Stellenbosch surrounded by a growing wine fraternity, it soon became...
The Wines of Italy Festival comes to Montecasino!

The Wines of Italy Festival comes to Montecasino!

Vini Classico… Vini Superiore… Vini Reserva… From Friday, 22 to Sunday, 24 November, wines of Italian origin ranging from the classic, to the superior to vintage reserves will be spectacularly showcased at the second annual Vino in Piazza.     The Wines of...