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Fleur du Cap is a well known local wine brand that year on year produces consistently excellent wines. Fleur du Cap is owned by South Africa’s largest wine company, Distell, who in turn own The Bergkelder which is where the wines of Fleur du Cap...

The 2011 Diners Club Winelist Award winners for the Western Cape region were announced on Monday and the Western Cape shines once again! 42 restaurants were awarded the presitigious Diamond Award, by far the most in the country. 36 restaurants were awarded Platinum certificates, 19 were...

Read all about our Sugar Spiced Pork Cutlets, a showcase of Shiraz, new wines on our shelves, instore competitions and daily tastings. September newsletter 2011 To subscribe to our monthly newsletter, just click here to send us your name and email address....

My annual pilgrimage to Meerlust outside of Stellenbosch, to taste the Estates new releases, was once again a highlight. Cellarmaster and wine maker, Chris Williams, was on hand at the pre lunch tasting of the latest vintages which included the re-introduction of their Cabernet Sauvignon. The...

South Africa is experiencing an interesting start to Spring with some parts of the country having temperatures in the mid 30’s while we in the Cape are finding it difficult to leave the winter onslaught with colder than normal conditions! Be that as it may Spring...

One of the best ways to learn about new wines is to attend as many wine tastings as possible, and in my profession that means at least 4 or 5 a week! You may wonder then how I am still able to write this column...

Read all about our Seductive Sauvignon Festival, what's new in our shops, instore competitions and daily tastings. August 2011 newsletter To subscribe to our monthly newsletter, just click here to send us your name and email address....

Each month Mike puts together a selection of 6 easy drinking wines. The special price of R350 for this pack will save you substantially on shelf price. Silvermist Sauvignon Blanc 2010 Koelfontein Chardonnay 2008 Vondeling Petit Blanc 2011 Gabrielskloof Red Blend 2009 Viljoensdrift Cape Blend 2009 The Winery of Good Hope...