Category Archives: Wine

J.C. Le Roux gets top township prize

J.C. le Roux, the much-loved sparkling wine brand and South Africa’s first dedicated house of sparkling wines, has been awarded for the fourth time as the winner of the Ask Afrika Kasi Star Brand Champagne/Sparkling Wine category. The Ask Afrika Kasi Star Brands surveys thousands of township consumers across the country on their favourite products […]

G.H. MUMM becomes Durban July’s official champagne sponsor

GH Mumm official champagne sponsor at Durban July, The Sip

As the iconic champagne of celebration, the House of Mumm is further expanding its relationship with the world of racing by becoming the official champagne sponsor of the 2018 Vodacom Durban July, taking place on 7th of July at the Greyville Racecourse.

Lanzerac Wine Estate: Home of the world’s first pinotage

Lanzerac home to the world's first Pinotage, The Sip

Lanzerac Wine Estate, home to the world’s first bottled Pinotage and one of the oldest heritage farms in the Western Cape dating back to 1692, has been cultivating award-winning wines for decades.

Stranveld’s First Sighting Sauvignon Blanc 2017 scoops Platinum

Stranveld Vineyards First Sighting Sauvignon Blanc, The Sip

The results of the prestigious Decanter World Wine Awards 2018 were announced and the Strandveld Vineyards team is very proud to announce that the much loved First Sighting Sauvignon Blanc 2017 was awarded a Platinum medal and scored 97 points.

KWV celebrates 100 years with Centenary MCC

KWV Centenary MCC, The Sip

Entering its 100th year, KWV, one of South Africa’s most established and trusted wine and spirits producers, is welcoming another first with the launch of the limited edition 2011 Blanc de Blancs Methodé Cap Classique (MCC), The Centenary.

Nederburg receives more global recognition

Nederburg Two Centuries Cabernet Sauvignon 2014, The Sip

Nederburg has done it again! The Paarl winery again features in the esteemed ‘World’s Most Admired Wine Brands’ top 50 list by Drinks International, a UK-based publication, for a third consecutive year.

Grande Provence introduces new Le Chocolat Pinotage

Grande Provence introduce Angels Tears Le Chocolat, The Sio

A new angel has taken flight at Grande Provence Heritage Wine Estate with the launch of their Angels Tears Le Chocolat Pinotage.