FNB Top 10 Sauvignon Blanc

Results of the 2018 FNB Sauvignon Blanc Top 10 competition were announced 10 October 2018, the winners as follows: Bellingham Homestead 2018 D’Aria The Songbird 2017 De Grendel Koetshuis 2017 (wooded)…

Veritas Awards 2018

The Veritas Vertex Award for the overall champion wine from among a record number of 1 677 entries for the Veritas Awards this year, was won by the Pongrácz Blanc de Blanc MCC, non-vintage – crowning …

Lanzerac – The Pioneer of Pinotage

What is Pinotage and How was it Discovered? The discovery of Pinotage is quite an interesting story as it was almost forgotten about, and if that had been the case, we may not be enjoying this varieta…

Michelangelo Awards 2018

One of South Africa’s first International wine and spirits competitions, the Michelangelo International Wine and Spirits Awards has just announced the 2018 winners. All judges are hand-picked wi…

Eight Interesting Facts About Grenache

Friday, 21 September 2018 is International Grenache Day! Here are 8 fast facts about Grenache for the keen explorer. 1. Standing On Its Own Feet Grenache has proved itself in recent years as a wine th…