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Victory at Sea as Vintners’ Prevail in XL Surf!

On 11 August 2017 the 18th Vintners’ Surf Classic was held in huge surf on Stilbaai point, testing the competitors’ courage and strength. It was a day of excitement and high drama – but happily concluded with everyone safe, just drained of every ounce of energy…
18 August 2017 Vintner's Surf Classic

It’s official…our Rosé ROCKS!

It used to be a glass (...ok, ok, bottle) of red wine that calmed the nerves and excited the senses after a long day at work, but in March 2017 this changed forever.
18 August 2017 Diemersfontein Wines

Extraño | Our Winner at Winemag Signature Red Blend 2017

On the 1st August 2017, the second annual Winemag Signature Red Blend Report Awards was held at Villa 47 in Cape Town, with our Fairview Extraño making us proud yet again, winning a 90 point rating by the judging panel.
18 August 2017 Fairview

Do Sommeliers Have to Drink Themselves to Debt?

When your friends are professional drinkers, Sunday Funday can be oddly stressful.
18 August 2017 VinePair - Courtney Schiessl

Your One Stop Enoteca is Now Live

Ayama Wines is known to all as a South African brand trading in wine, but we have now decided to branch out and share the magic of Ayama with people from across the globe, by launching our online shop: Ayamateca- Your One Stop Enoteca.
18 August 2017 Ayama Wines

The beachhouse wines beach clean up project

It’s time to show some love to our beaches. Living on the coast means that you should already have a love for the ocean, and that you probably already know the devastation caused by plastics that find their way into the sea.
18 August 2017 DGB (Pty) Ltd.

The IBWSS Introduces Wine Industry Professionals to the Bulk Wine and Spirits Industry

Hundreds of wineries, distilleries, importers, distributors and retailers met in San Francisco for the debut of the International Bulk Wine & Spirits Show on July 26-27. In addition to presentations and workshops, the event featured more than 80 exhibitors from all over the world, who all gathered on the trade floor of the South San Francisco Convention Center to showcase their services.
17 August 2017 IBWSS

Boschendal Potstill Brandy – exquisite, ambrosial, smooth, round

Good things in life are worth the wait – and Boschendal’s exquisite ambrosial elixir is the embodiment of this adage. A customary drink to complement celebratory or social occasions, Boschendal’s Potstill Brandy is the super-smooth liquor to savour at your next milestone moment.
17 August 2017 Michael Olivier Communications

Michelangelo International Judges Make Case for Pinotage and Chenin Blanc

Wines made from grapes with strong South African links are receiving enthusiastic support from judges at this year's Michelangelo International Wine and Spirits Awards, currently being judged at Longridge Wine Estate in Stellenbosch. With 28 judges from 22 countries, Michelangelo is South Africa's largest and only truly international wine competition.
17 August 2017 Michelangelo Wine and Spirits