Category Archives: Bubbly

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.

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.

Magic of Bubbles returns to Franschhoek!

Magic of Bubbles in December, The Sip

Dust off your most striking outfit and get ready for the social calendar event of 2017. Stand out in the crowd as you sip on some of SA’s finest Méthode Cap Classiques (MCC) at this year’s Franschhoek Cap Classique and Champagne Festival, ‘The Magic of Bubbles’, presented by Mastercard, which takes place on 2 and […]

Steenberg aces score big on Tim Atkins report

Steenberg wines qualify for 2017 Sommeliers Selection, The Sip

In a major coup for cool climate Constantia wines, Steenberg Vineyards has achieved 91/100 or more, for no less than 12 wines in Tim Atkin’s South African 2017 Special Report.

A bubbly & gin affair at The Grand in October!

Wade Bales Cap Classique and Gin Affair in October, The Sip

What better way to celebrate the start of Spring than by enjoying it on a private beach, sipping the finest bubbly and sampling the coolest craft spirits.

Nederburg gets prestige global recognition

Nederburg, The Sip

Nederburg is the sole South African winery featured in the esteemed Drinks International ‘World’s Most Admired Wine Brands’ top 50 list this year, in 36th position.

L’Ormarins MCC and nougat tasting at Anthonij Rupert

Anthonij Rupert MCC and nougat tasting, The Sip

The latest offering to emerge from the Anthonij Rupert Tasting Room is guaranteed to get your taste buds tickling with delight, as the L’Ormarins MCC and nougat pairing takes bubbly enjoyment to the next level at only R60 per person.

Marshmallow and wine pairing at Perdeberg

Pederburg Wines' marshmallow pairing, The Sip

The next time your sweet tooth bugs you for that little bit of sugar, you may want to take it on a uniquely flavoured taste adventure courtesy of Perdeberg Wines’ marshmallow pairing.

Cathrina’s hosts Battle of the Bubblies at Steenberg

John Loubser, Chef Archie Maclean and JD Pretorius, The Sip

Winemakers John Loubser of Silverthorn Wines and JD Pretorius of Steenberg Vineyards have challenged each other to a duel at the ultimate Bubbly Dinner Battle at Catharina’s Restaurant at Steenberg on Tuesday, 28 March 2017.