International Wine Challenge 2016 results

Both Tranche 1 (tasted in November last year) and Tranche 2 (tasted in April) of  the International Wine Challenge 2016 have now been completed and local wines to win gold as follows: Cederberg Sauvignon Blanc 2015 Charles Back Marks & Spencer Stonedance Roussanne 2015 DeMorgenzon Reserve Chardonnay 2015 DeMorgenzon Reserve Chenin Blanc 2015 DeMorgenzon Maestro […]

May 12, 2016
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Fable Mountain Vineyards appoints new winemaker

After the shock departure of winegrowers Rebecca Tanner and Paul Nicholls from high-profile Tulbagh winery Fable Mountain Vineyards earlier this year, owners Terroir Life have announced that Tremayne Smith, previously assistant winemaker at Mullineux and Leeu Family Wines. Terroir Life was founded by Charles Banks, former owner of cult California winery Screaming Eagle. Other wineries […]

May 11, 2016
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Three new Cape Wine Masters announced

Three new graduates were recently awarded their certificates as Cape Wine Masters (CWM) by the Cape Wine Academy and Institute of Cape Wine Masters. These were: Janno Briers-Louw, MD of Eenzaamheid, Paarl Jacques Steyn, national sales manager for Jordan Wine Estate, Stellenbosch Karin Visser, Western Cape sales manager of fine wine importing company Great Domaines […]

May 9, 2016
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Win a six-bottle mixed case of wines from Deetlefs in Breedekloof. This estate was established in 1822 and is the second oldest wine estate in South Africa to remain under ownership of the same family. Wines in the case include: Deetlefs Estate Pinotage Méthode Cap Classique 2013 Deetlefs Estate Chenin Blanc Reserve 2014 Deetlefs Estate […]

May 9, 2016
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Old Mutual Trophy Wine Show 2016: Basic medal count

Judging for the 15th annual Old Mutual Trophy Wine Show was concluded today. There were 211 participating producers and 1 067 entries. Shiraz was the largest class with 112 submissions (120 in 2015), followed by Sauvignon Blanc with 105 entries (2015: 108) and Chardonnay with 104 (2015: 98). Museum wines have become an increasingly important […]

May 6, 2016
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RisCura Red Hot Wine Awards 2016: Call for entries

In conjunction with RisCura, a global financial services provider, Winemag.co.za is pleased to announce the second annual Red Hot Wine Awards featuring Bordeaux-style red blends, the style defined as wines made from two or more of the following varieties: Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Malbec, Merlot and Petit Verdot (no other varieties permitted). Wines will be […]

April 25, 2016
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Win a Cointreau cocktail kit to the value of R1000. This includes a 750ml bottle of the triple sec, carafe, goblets, squeezer and recipe book. Cointreau, produced in Saint-Barthélemy-d’Anjou, France, has launched the Creative Crew in South Africa. The initiative is intended to inspire women’s creativity according to the slogan #DareDreamCreate. An official Crew consisting […]

April 18, 2016
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Du Toitskloof acquires Land’s End

Breedekloof winery Du Toitskloof has obtained the well-known Elim wine brand Land’s End. Known for its cool-climate Sauvignon Blanc and Syrah, Land’s End put Elim on the map to some degree and was a Hidden Valley-Fairview joint venture until recently. The brand was sold to Du Toitskloof for an undisclosed sum. According to a media […]

April 7, 2016
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