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Rosé Rocks announces call-to-entry
Rosé Rocks, South Africa’s rosé wine competition has just announced the call-to-entry.
The Chenin Kings On The Beach
Graham Howe reports on the first major tasting of the year - The Magic of Chenin Blanc - a showcase for consumers held in Cape Town in April.
10 Year Old Wine Awards 2017:Results
Winemag.co.za is pleased to present the 10 Year Old Wine Awards 2017 – featuring wines from the 2007 vintage.
Villiera Blanc Fumé is back
This time from a single old Bush Vine Sauvignon Blanc Vineyard
Villiera Wines What's Bubbling: Harvest 2017
We remember 2002 as being a devastating year for fires. Well this year has surpassed it and fire season is not over yet. We are always saddened to see the horrific damage to property and the effect these fires have on the mood of the communities involved. At Villiera we are well organised to combat a fire threat where one of our major concerns is the wildlife sanctuary. When fires threaten, human
Vote now in the KLINK Awards
LOVE FOOD, WINE AND TRAVEL? EXPERIENCE IT ALL – It’s time for the annual wine tourism awards and we want your vote in the only Consumer-focused wine awards!
Top 5 Decadent Days Out in the Cape Winelands on a Bargain Budget
Many of us enter the New Year feeling literally wiped out. January; ‘the month of empty pockets’, can see us spending more time at home as we attempt to make up for an overly zealous Christmas period and restore our bank balances to normal operating levels.
2017 SA Wine & Cellar Classifications confirm who's (still) on top form
Based on the best track records in 28 local and international forums for the assessment of wine quality and interest value over the past 10 years, the South African Wine & Cellar Classifications celebrate the country's leading outfits - those who are regularly on top form, their product judged top-notch again and again, year after year.
Woolworths celebrates the season in style with a wide variety of Méthode Cap Classique & Riedel glassware
Fashion icon Coco Chanel once famously declared, “I only drink Champagne on two occasions - when I am in love, and when I am not.”
The Franschhoek Cap Classique and Champagne Festival, presented by Mastercard
Get ready for the social calendar event of 2016, with promises of amazing weather, beautiful people dressed to impress and most importantly South Africa’s finest Méthode Cap Classiques (MCC).
Bottelary Hills gets festive with a fish-inspired 'Pop Up' Lunch
Fall hook, line and sinker for Chef Bertus Basson’s all fired-up feast
Emerging Leaders - Villiera Wines
As a result of an M&S Plan A conference in 2015, Simon Grier of Villiera met with Mr Joseph Jacobs, operations leader SA of Emerging Leaders and a plan was set in motion.
In our Vineyards - new viticulture practices
Villiera Wines started working with Livio Tognon of Simonit&Sirch (Italian vineyard specialists) in 2014. Livio visitsus from Italy in mid-June until November in order to train our vineyard pruning team.
Veritas Double Gold Villiera Monro Brut 2009
The Veritas Awards is the longest running and most prestigious wine competition in South Africa and is synonymous with excellence in wine.
Villiera What's Bubbling: Summer 2016
Where is El Nina? We have had another dry winter and a drought looms for the Western Cape. This will certainly have a negative effect on the yield in 2017. The good news is that our stocks are satisfactory and we should be able to manage supply to avoid running out.
Ultra Value Wine Challenge results 2017
Looking after consumers. The second set of annual results. The industry wine challenge that assists consumers find the smartest buys for under R100.
Stellenbosch has the potential to rival Napa Valley as a tourist attraction, says leading US expert
“Stellenbosch has the potential to become as significant as the Napa Valley,” says Clay Gregory, President and CEO of Visit Napa Valley. Gregory, who will be a headline speaker at The Business of Wine and Food Tourism Conference in Stellenbosch on 1 and 2 November, believes South Africa already has the skills and assets but currently lacks the investment.
Classy wines and Capegate Eateries pair up for Roving Lunch
Four of the participating wineries are providing the wines for a roving lunch for media guests to highlight both the quality of the wines on show at the We Love Wine @ Capegate Wine Festival on 26 and 27 August, and show off some of the eateries in this regional shopping Mall.
Under R100 wines CWA tasting delivers on promise
“Winemakers have a few things to keep in mind when producing a lower cost wine,” says Yonder Hill Wines winemaker Abe Beukes at a recent tasting held to choose six wines to serve in the Cape Wine Academy wine theatre at this year’s Capegate Wine Fest, which takes place on 26 and 27 August.
"We Love Wine" returns to Capegate in August
Wine lovers can look forward to an even bigger and better We Love Wine Festival at Cape Gate Shopping Centre on Friday, 26 August from 17h00-21h00 and Saturday, 27 August from 12h00-18h00. A good mix of well-known producers as well as smaller boutique and family-owned wineries will give northern suburbs vino’s a taste of the best of South Africa’s winelands in one venue.
Villiera Wine Club
Villiera Wine Club
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