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Ken Forrester Wines Celebrates 25 Years in Gauteng
Ken Forrester takes to the streets of Gauteng, inviting Jozi and Pretoria friends of wine to their very special 25-Year Celebratory Tasting Series, hosted by Mr.Chenin himself, on 21st and 22nd August respectively.
Bonus Tasting Added To The Ken Forrester 25-Year Celebratory Series
Following the success of the Ken Forrester 25-Year Celebratory Tasting Series, a calendar of the med wine tastings, hosted by Ken himself at their newly renovated wine lounge in Stellenbosch, Ken has added a bonus tasting which will delight all wine lovers.
‘25 years of Stellenbosch Wine’, with Ken Forrester
The second of four public presentations in Ken’s wine journey over the last 25 years saw yet more fantastic wines, some strong opinions and a few memorable stories.
Announcing Western Cape winners of the 2019 South African Wine Tasting Champs
The South African Wine Tasting Championships Provincial leg for the Western Cape took place at the TAJ Hotel on Saturday 1st of June 2019. It was the opportunity for wine lovers to compete and show their wine tasting talents. Running since 2013, the SAWTC selects candidates to make the Team representing South Africa at the World Blind Tasting Challenge, the Olympics of wine tasting.
The Tangy Youthful Ken Forrester Chenin Blanc
Chenin Blanc has a long and very interesting history. It is widely believed to have been established in the Anjou region of France as long ago as the ninth century and was probably known then as Chenere.
25-Year Celebratory Tasting Series with Ken Forrester Wines
Ken Forrester invites friends of wine to their 25-Year Celebratory Tasting Series, a calendar of four themed wine tastings, hosted by Ken himself at their old barrel cellar / tasting lounge in Stellenbosch.
South Africa’s Top 100 most highly rated wines – 2019 Classification
2019 SA Wine & Cellar Classifications announced.
The Wild Card: Groovy Grenache
Grenache Noir is the wild card at tastings of the usual suspects from Chenin and Sauvignon blanc to Cabernet Sauvignon and Shiraz. Graham Howe finds out more about this hot-blooded Latino variety.
PIWOSA Flight Club at Capewine 2018 stumps local wine professionals
Premium Independent Wineries of South Africa (PIWOSA), well-known internationally for their execution of innovative marketing programmes, hosted their inspired Flight Club competition for the first time in South Africa at CapeWine 2018.
Industry shines at 44th Nederburg Auction
In his keynote address, Michael Jordaan spoke of the need for South African wine to command higher prices in order for producers to be sustainable.
Ultra Value Wine Challenge Results 2018/19
The fourth set of annual results: Putting consumers first!
Bid on rare vintage wines at Steenberg's online Vinoteque Auction
A rare collection of vintage wines from some of the finest South African, French, German and Italian cellars is available for purchase at the Steenberg Vinoteque Wine Auction, a five week long online auction starting on 10 October 2018.
Continuing to unveil PIWOSA works of #LIQUIDART for CAPEWINE 2018: Enter #KenForresterWines
With not long to go now until CapeWine 2018, the pace is stepping up and PIWOSA have unveiled the sixth gorgeous work of #LiquidArt. Feast your eyes on #KenForresterWines!
Local sommeliers and wine professionals invited to fly high with PIWOSA at Cape Wine 2018
Premium Independent Wineries of South Africa (PIWOSA), well-known internationally for their execution of innovative marketing programmes designed to raise the profile of premium South African wines, will be demonstrating their creative flair, for locals and internationals, here in South Africa for the first time.
Introducing PIWOSA’s #Liquidart programme during Cape Wine 2018
Premium Independent Wineries of South Africa (PIWOSA), well-known internationally for their execution of inventive marketing programmes designed to raise the profile of premium South African wines, will be demonstrating their creative flair, for locals and internationals, here in South Africa for the first time.
SAWi fine wine awards 2018
The SAWi system distils the collective wisdom of a multitude of authoritative wine competitions and wine reviews into a single point score which is consistent and drowns out much of the subjective noise of various judging panels.
Jolette Steyn keeps her crown: SAWTC 2018 Cape Town
The 6th edition of the Cape Town South African Wine Tasting Championships took place at the TAJ Hotel in Cape Town on the 2nd of June 2018.
Ken Forrester : #SAWINELEGENDS
So much about Ken Forrester is larger than life. So I’m surprised to discover his Stellenbosch wine estate hasn’t gone the way of the gilded and grand contemporary winery, but is instead a place full of heart. At first I even drive right past the small, unassuming gate at the entrance.
National Wine Challenge Double Gold Awards 2018
Robin Von Holdt reviews Double Gold Awards for the National Wine Challenge (NWC) 2018.
Summer News
We wrapped a very well travelled 2017 with a visit to Tanzania and Zanzibar. Superb wine dinners at the Hyatt and Hilton Doubletree in Dar es Salaam and events on Zanzibar, as well as a magical sunset wine tasting at Livingstone Beachfront, Stone Town. On a mystical sandbank only there because of the full moon tide!
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