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Longridge scores double whammy

Olympians were not the only ones scoring gold recently. Longridge Wine Estate also added some gold to their trophy cabinet when their wines caught the attention of some of the country’s top palates and scored consecutive wins in two of the country’s newest competitions.
25 August 2016 Longridge Wine Estate

Zevenwacht Chardonnay Barrel Fermented 2015

One of the bugbears of the South African Wine Industry, according to the acclaimed Rosa Kruger in a speech yesterday, is virus and in particular leaf roll virus which causes the leaves to roll up like cigars before the grapes are ripe.
25 August 2016 Zevenwacht Wine Estate

21 Gables Chenin Blanc comes out top – again!

Spier’s 21 Gables Chenin Blanc 2015 has been heralded as one of the best Chenin Blancs in the country through its inclusion in the Standard Bank Chenin Blanc Top 10 Challenge.
25 August 2016 Spier

RMB WineX 2016 - Take in the Art of Wine

RMB WineX 2016 is on at the Sandton Convention Centre from 26th to 28th October. Around 150 exhibitors, 800 wines, olives and olive oils, charcuterie, cheeses and designer stemware.
25 August 2016 Alex Mason-Gordon

KWV The Mentors and its standing in the marketplace

With the operational assets of liquor business KWV Holdings sold by empowerment giant Hosken Consolidated Investments (HCI) to drinks industry veteran Vivian Imerman of Vasari Group earlier this year, yet another round of introspection for this super-co-op turned private company.
25 August 2016 Winemag.co.za, Christian

Top Ten Again – 2015 Leopard's Leap Culinaria Chenin Blanc!

Leopard's Leap is delighted to announce that the 2015 Culinaria Chenin Blanc has repeated the stellar performance of the 2014 vintage in being appointed as one of South Africa's Top 10 Chenin Blancs in the Standard Bank and Chenin Blanc Association of South Africa's Top 10 Chenin Blanc Challenge.
25 August 2016 Leopards Leap Family Vineyards