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The McBride Sisters: No longer a ‘Boys-Only’ Club

The McBride Sisters: No longer a ‘Boys-Only’ Club

With their passion for wine the McBride sisters, Robin and Andréa, have managed to break down barriers in a male-dominated industry and inspired many with their unique story.  The McBride sisters have taken the wine industry in America by storm. Robin and Andréa grew...
WineLand June 2020: All eyes on Britain’s bubbly boom

WineLand June 2020: All eyes on Britain’s bubbly boom

Move over Mumm. Adieu Château de Boursault. England’s sparkling wine industry is booming. With the burgeoning demand for British bubbly there’s also been a significant increase in vineyard hectares planted throughout England’s southern counties.  It’s a well-known...
Nederburg donates R100K to Eat Out Restaurant Relief Fund

Nederburg donates R100K to Eat Out Restaurant Relief Fund

Nederburg Wines is backing the Eat Out Restaurant Relief Fund established to extend a hand to those restaurants feeding the hungry during the national lockdown. The brand is donating R100 000 to this initiative that also hopes to keep these restaurants sustainable...
Franschhoek Bastille Festival goes virtual

Franschhoek Bastille Festival goes virtual

In July, the Franschhoek Bastille Festival will celebrate its 27th year since it was launched. Organisers of the annual Franschhoek Bastille Festival says the festival will take place in 2020, but with a slight twist. “This year, the festival comes to...