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Farewell to Champagne flutes in 2016?

Should 2016 mark the death of the Champagne flute? Sommeliers and wine experts are forsaking the flute in favour of glasses that better show off their fizz. Anne Krebiehl MW explains why you should invest in your glassware this year…
24 May 2016 Anne Krebiehl MW,

Lamb Lollipops for Easy Winter Entertainment

Winter entertaining just got easier! A dish made for sharing - lamb lollipops and pea pesto served with a glass of Two Oceans Shiraz. You can cook the lamb lollipops in a griddle pan or over the braai as a great starter snack.
24 May 2016 Two Oceans

Father's Day with Lust Bistro & Bakery

Lust Bistro & Bakery would like to extend an invitation to you this Father’s Day 19 June, in celebrating the most important men in our lives – our Fathers.
24 May 2016 Vrede en Lust Estate

Nederburg Eminence wins another major trophy

Eminence, Nederburg's flagship natural sweet wine has once again been internationally acclaimed. This time the 2012 vintage, sourced from 27-year-old Muscat de Frontignan vines, has earned a trophy at the International Wine Challenge in London. The Simondium vines were harvested when the grapes had reached 40º Balling, having been left to hang until they achieved full ripeness.
24 May 2016 Nederburg Wines

Fleur du Cap hits the high notes in Cabernet Sauvignon Report

Fleur du Cap has made the cut as a top South African Cabernet Sauvignon with a rating of 90 points in the 2016 Prescient Cabernet Sauvignon Report.
24 May 2016 Fleur du Cap

Award-winning Wine Pays Homage to South Africa's Forgotten Grape

A single vineyard wine created to pay homage to the Hermitage grape varietal was recently lauded as the Grand Cru National Champion “Best in Class” at the Top 100 SA Wine Awards. “Die Plêk” Cinsault is the latest offering from Jasper Raats Single Vineyard Wines.
24 May 2016 Longridge Wine Estate

Boplaas wines on a wave of success

Continuing its record of consistent quality in the production of port and other Portuguese style wines, Boplaas Cape Vintage Reserve Port 2012 was rated as the best port at the Wine-of-the-Month Club tasting, while also excelling at the recent Cappa Port & Wine Challenge.
24 May 2016 Boplaas

Exclusive Tutored Tastings at The Taster

Above the sophisticated fine dining restaurant Benguela on Main in Somerset West, resides The Taster, an exquisite tasting room and wine shop.
23 May 2016 Benguela Cove Lagoon Wine Estate

Grande Provence Newsletter - May/June 2016

Grande Provence Sauvignon Blanc wins Gold, Pinot Noir Wine and Dine collaboration dinner and much more ...
23 May 2016 Grande Provence

Cappa Port and Wine Challenge 2016

The Axe Hill Cape Vintage 2013 from Calitzdorp is this year’s overall winning port of the annual Cappa Challenge, while Calitzdorp produced all but five winners from the 62 entries in both divisions.
23 May 2016 Muratie