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November 9, 2019

Platter’s by Diners Club launches the 2020 South African Wine Guide
The 40th Anniversary Edition of the Best-Selling Annual

Platter’s by Diners Club South African Wine Guide 2020 was launched at Cape Town’s Table Bay Hotel on 8 November 2019 with over 230 guests in a...

November 1, 2019

The year’s best South African wines were again in the limelight at the prestigious 2019 Veritas Awards. For Alto Wine Estate the excellence of the Alto Rouge was re-affirmed, by being awarded a Gold medal for the 2017 vintage.

As the longest running and biggest competit...

October 29, 2019

Re-affirming its pedigree as a producer of excellent wines at affordable prices 

Robertson Winery’s recent successes at various “Best Value” wine awards, namely the 2019 Gold Wine Awards,’s Best Value Shiraz Tasting, and the 2018/19 Ultra Value Wine Challe...

October 22, 2019

The Stellenbosch Hills wine pairing is the fun must-do of the season 

1 December – 30 April
Back by popular demand is Polkadraai-and-Popcorn, the ultimate anti-serious wine pairing at Stellenbosch Hills.

When first launched, Polkadraai-and-Popcorn went off the charts....

October 14, 2019

The finalists for the 39th Diners Club Winemaker and 19th Young Winemaker of the Year awards have been announced. Five winemakers have been shortlisted to compete for the prestigious Winemaker of the Year award, while five will vie for the Young Winemaker of the Year t...

September 11, 2019

South Africa, Wellington; LONG famous for its revolutionary‘ coffee-chocolate’ Pinotage, Diemersfontein wine estate outside Wellington is proving it’s a no  one-trick-pony when it comes to this iconic South African cultivar, with the release of a third Pinotage in the...

August 25, 2019



Known as the ‘King of Red Grapes’, Cabernet Sauvignon is the world’s most famous and most loved red wine variety, producing wines with complex aromas and an abun...

August 19, 2019

The Gabriëlskloof Restaurant Venue hosts three-month celebration of honest food and hospitality September-November

The Restaurant at Gabriëlskloof celebrates its 10th anniversary this year and marks the occasion with a special menu of greatest hits. Presenting some of t...

August 15, 2019

Nederburg invites wine lovers to visit its beautiful farm in Paarl on 23 and 24 August, to personally choose and purchase from an exciting selection of rare vintage and limited-release wines, when it opens its “vintage vault” to the public. 

“This is a rare opportunity...

August 5, 2019

Extra special wine-and-food tasting takes local-lekker to a new level

September is about roots and this year Stellenbosch Hills gets you back to yours with an all-new tasting to celebrate the diversity of South African heritage.

The country traditionally celebrates Herit...

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