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March 28, 2024

In 2024, under the guidance of Elmarie Rabe, Chairperson of the SA Wine Routes Forum and Manager of the Stellenbosch Wine Routes, the wine tourism industry is embracing a transformative era marked by consumer-driven trends, sustainability, and technological innovation. Rabe highlights the increasing demand for authentic, local experiences, with travellers seeking out smaller, family-run wineries […]

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March 18, 2024

The South Africa Wine Summit heralds an exciting new chapter for the country’s wine industry. Hosted at the Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC) on May 23, the summit serves as a platform for industry leaders, stakeholders, and media to come together, exchange insights, and discuss the direction that will shape the future of South […]

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March 12, 2024

Rolling hills and cool, lush boltholes; slow village mornings and afternoons-become-evenings of fine food and wine; soaring mountain spires and endless rejuvenation. These are but some of the delights beckoning from the Cape’s magnificent Wellington. Under the revival of the Wellington Wine Route, a fresh breeze blows, and it all begins with a brand- new […]

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January 29, 2024

The Stellenbosch Harvest Parade, a cornerstone of the South African wine calendar, unfolded with vibrant festivity on Saturday, 27 January 2024, weaving through the historic streets of Stellenbosch. This annual event, deeply entrenched in tradition and community spirit, marked the prelude to the official celebration of South Africa’s wine harvest on February 2nd. The parade […]

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December 11, 2023

In the heart of Stellenbosch’s renowned wine region, a remarkable man is known by many names – “Cobus Kanu” or “the Wine Angel of Stellenbosch.” Cobus Germishuys, the Current Tasting Room Manager at Kanu Wine Estate, is more than a wine expert; he embodies inspiration and change. For a quarter of a century, Cobus has […]

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November 30, 2023

SmartBox, a company dedicated to enhancing the travel experience for wine enthusiasts, has emerged as a game-changer in the world of camping and outdoor adventures. Their flagship product, a modular packing system, is ingeniously designed to accommodate various conventional bottle shapes, ensuring that wine lovers can transport their favourite wines and glassware with ease and […]

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November 26, 2023

In the world of winemaking, the role of wine barrels is often underestimated. These barrels, rich in history, significantly influence the flavour and characteristics of wine. To shed light on the significance of wine barrels, let’s uncover the story of Fritz Smit, a member of a family with a deep connection to the craft of […]

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November 22, 2023

South African Wine joined industry stakeholders on 21 November 2023 at the country’s oldest wine estate, Groot Constantia, to initiate a campaign celebrating the rich heritage of the South African wine industry. This sector employs approximately 269,000 individuals and supports nearly a million dependants, contributing over R55 billion to the gross domestic product (GDP). The […]

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September 4, 2023

If you’re looking for a business solution, the Western Cape has got you covered with a range of remarkable products and services that are first class in areas like Agribusiness, tech, oil and gas, tourism, manufacturing, engineering, furniture, renewable energy, and creative industries – you name it! So, what’s the deal? The Western Cape not […]

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September 4, 2023

Taking place at the Cape Town International Conference Centre (CTICC) from 24 – 26 October, Propak Cape will put the spotlight on the latest trends across the packaging, food processing, plastics, print, labelling, and wine & olive oil production industries. Propak Cape is a must-visit for those looking to source new products and services in […]