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South Africa harvest at record high

Wine production in South Africa is expected to reach an all-time high this year after the 2013 grape harvest outstripped expectations to reach nearly …

South Africa

Digital future for wine sales: Vinexpo

Wine buying in the future will be an interactive world of mobile apps, virtual sommeliers and tweeting winemakers, according to new research.<p><i>I,</i> …


The Element of Emotion

Of the eight books I've banged out (seven on wine and one a cookbook), only one offered a homemade hierarchy of wine goodness.<p>That book was <i>Making</i> …

Italian Wine

Pinotage: love it or hate it

Pinotage must be the most controversial grape variety in South Africa. If you are a keen South African red wine drinker, you’ll either love Pinotage …


Wine tasting yesterday in Stellenbosch.#wine-farm#mountain#SouthAfrica #vineyard#Stellenbosch

De Trafford Wines

De Trafford Winery is situated on the beautiful Mont Fleur farm set at the top of a dramatic valley above Stellenbosch, 380m up between the …

Is it a good idea to decant white wines? | Ask Dr. Vinny | Wine Spectator

<i>Dear Dr. Vinny,</i><p><i>Why not use a decanter for oaked white wines? Wouldn’t they benefit from the added aeration?</i><p><i>—Cristiano R., Rio de Janeiro, Brazil</i><p>Dear …

Rio De Janeiro