South African wine news

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The Copper Crew's inaugural canned wines

Launched earlier this summer, The Copper Crew's two canned wines are a Chenin Blanc and a rosé blend from South Africa.

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Journey’s End launches foundation

The South African winery aims to tackle hunger and extreme poverty in the wake of Covid-19.

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Why South Africa’s wine farms are on their knees

With the ongoing curfew and ban on alcohol sales, the South African wine industry is experiencing seriously challenging times. Malu Lambert offers an on-the-ground report.

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South African wine exports to resume as of tomorrow

The South African government has announced yesterday evening that all wine exports may resume as of tomorrow, 1 May 2020.

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The great Chenin mystery: Why is South African Chenin Blanc underappreciated?

It has been in South Africa for centuries, and has versatility and value for money to burn.

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Skinflint UK to lose out to Asia in fine wine market

The UK is increasingly going to lose out to Asian markets when it comes to fine wine.That’s the assertion of Simon Tam, head of wine for Christie’s Ho

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South African wine: Pay more or the industry gets it

Wineries in South Africa need to be able to charge more for their wines or the entire industry’s future could be under threat.That was the stark warni

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The great Chenin mystery: Why is South African Chenin Blanc underappreciated?

It has been in South Africa for centuries, and has versatility and value for money to burn.

News |  Wine

Skinflint UK to lose out to Asia in fine wine market

The UK is increasingly going to lose out to Asian markets when it comes to fine wine.That’s the assertion of Simon Tam, head of wine for Christie’s Ho

News |  Wine

South African wine: Pay more or the industry gets it

Wineries in South Africa need to be able to charge more for their wines or the entire industry’s future could be under threat.That was the stark warni