Cheesecake and wine pairing

Eikendal Vineyards has just launched a Cheesecake & Wine Pairing! It’s R80 per person starting from October 2017 until April 2018, Tuesdays to Sundays between 10:00 and 16:30. Ooooh it sounds delicious! Zesty citrus flavours, followed by a rich berry delight Read more

Premium, SA wines are in big demand

The demand for premium wines from South Africa is on the rise! The latest offering from Durbanville Hills’ premium wine range, The Tangram, was fully allocated to distributors before its official launch date, on 14 September. This highly anticipated range Read more

Tokara launches premium MCC

I attended the launch of Tokara‘s premium, 100% Chardonnay MCC with outgoing winemaker Miles Mossop. This MCC has been 12 years in the making and the first release, a 2011 has only 3000 bottles produced. Just look at the unique Read more

Glen Carlou celebrates 30 years of Chardonnay

Glen Carlou is celebrating their 30th Chardonnay harvest. Established in 1985, the picturesque Simondium estate may be a young gun among its more time-honoured neighbours, but has nonetheless managed to make a name for itself as one of South Africa’s leading Read more

SA’s first craft gin club

I had the pleasure of attending the launch of the Gin Box SA with  founder, Jean Buckham. While South Africa has certainly caught gin fever, it might come as a surprise that there are more than 75 local gin brands being produced Read more