Production

Selecting the right wood for a wine style

The use of wood in vinification is like the use of spices in food. Both components play a role in the final product, some combinations don’t work at all, while other combinations are complementary and produce a better product. Winemakers sometimes have to be prophetic...
Shedding light on leafroll …

Shedding light on leafroll …

Comprehensive research on leafroll virus in South African vineyards is at an advanced stage and should shed light on various significant aspects of this widespread disease. However, the exact extent of this disease will remain a mystery. This has emerged from...