Tried And Tested Tips For Keeping Your Fine Wines At Their Best

Different types of wine stores are different. It's not a one size fits all situation.


Tim James: Some Early History Of Red Blends In The Cape

One of the more curious aspects of wine-grape planting in the Cape before the latter 19th century is how little of it was for red wine. Red muscadel and


Sa Wine History: Behind Every Great Winemaker At Zonnebloem Was Marie Furter

?South Africa cannot afford to lose men like John de Villiers,? is what the Sunday Times wrote about the owner of Zonnebloem wine farm in Simondium


Tim James: The Story Of Cabernet In The Cape

It seemed appropriate, having written recently about cab and cab-based blends (at auction or not), that I should pull together what I?ve been able to find


Local Experiences Key To African Travel Tour: Travel Weekly

A recent South Africa trip showcased the historical and cosmopolitan sides of Cape Town and its nearby wine region.


Distell To Consolidate Core Wine Brands, Sell Some ‘ultra-premium’ Assets

Distell announced on Monday that it will consolidate its core wine brands and capabilities to focus on growth in mainstream and accessible premium segments.


Distell To Continue With Wine Farm Asset Sales

Subsequent to today?s column by Tim James on moves by major producer-wholesaler Distell to put Alto and Plaisir de Merle on the market, more details are


Five Women You Need To Know

From winemakers to leaders in financial services, here?s our list of game changers you need to have on your radar.


6 Amazing Things You Didn’t Know You Can Do With Wine

Wine can be enjoyed by anyone, regardless of how much you know about it. Here are six things you probably didn't know you can do with wine.


Distell Introduces New Premium Wine Company

Distell has established a stand-alone company to concentrate on its premium and super-premium wine categories in a move that ...