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  • Win a Picnic & Wine Tasting with Signal Gun

    Stand a chance to win a picnic & wine tasting to the value of R420 for four people with Signal Gun & Ke Monate Bistro. All you have to do is like the Signal Gun Facebook Page, share the competition photo and comment to say that you’ve entered the competition. It’s that easy! The competition […] More

  • Morgenster Wine Tasting

    I was recently invited to enjoy a wine tasting session at the lovely Morgenster Wine Estate. The wine estate continues to receive constant recognition for their excellent wines & olive oils taking accolades years after year after year. It is no wonder that they have also been nominated in the category for the best Cellar […] More

  • Nitida Wine Farm to host annual Seasons of Sauvignon Festival

    On Sunday, 6th October 2013, Nitida Wine Farm, in the beautiful Durbanville Wine Valley, is set to celebrate the start of spring with its annual Seasons of Sauvignon Festival. A ticket purchase, valued at R100, offers each guest a Nitida branded wine glass with a voucher for a glass of Nitida’s famous Sauvignon Blanc, a […] More

  • Pinotage on Tap 2013

    The first leg of the Diemersfontein Pinotage on Tap tour took place on Saturday 7th September at Oakfield Farm, Muldersdrift, Johannesburg. Diemersfontein also brought this event to Durban on the 21st of September while it’s coming to Cape Town on the 12 October 2013. Guests that attended this year’s Johannesburg ‘Pinotage on Tap’ event experienced ‘prepped […] More

  • Simonsig triumph at 2013 Méthode Cap Classique Challenge

    Simonsig Kaapse Vonkel, South Africa’s first Méthode Cap Classique (MCC), has triumphed as the Best Museum Class MCC at the 2013 Amorim Tsogo Sun Méthode Cap Classique Challenge for the 2007 vintage. We have set the benchmark right from the start when my father, Frans Malan, created South Africa’s very first Cap Classique, Kaapse Vonkel, […] More

  • Durbanville Wine Valley Season of Sauvignon (comp closed)

    The happy mood that will hang over the Durbanville Wine Valley during Season of Sauvignon on 5 and 6 October 2013 will banish all thoughts of winter, setting the tone for the best fun with your summer clothes on.  ‘Alice in Wineland’-themed events, trendy food trucks, West Coast food feasts and old-school hospitality are just […] More

  • Simonsig awarded 4 Gold Medals

    Simonsig had the Midas touch at the 2013 International Wine & Spirit Competition (IWSC) with no less than four Gold medals from this prestigious competition in the United Kingdom. With a history spanning four decades as South Africa’s first bottle fermented sparkling wine, Simonsig Kaapse Vonkel 2009 was one of only two Méthode Cap Classique […] More

  • Rhebokskloof Wine of the Month

    Rhebokskloof Wine Estate, part of the Paarl wine route, nestles between two valleys at the foot of the majestic Paarl Mountain, just 45 minutes from the city of Cape Town. The natural beauty of the area is further complemented by the perfect positioning of our heritage buildings. With its rolling lawns, tranquil lakes, willow trees and hectare […] More

  • Klink Wine Tourism Awards

    Wine Tourism South Africa announced that its second annual Klink Wine Tourism Awards – a benchmark of the public’s favourite things to do in the Winelands – is now open for voting.  The awards, a first in its category, encourages wine-lovers, their families and friends to discover the wealth of activities and experiences beyond the cellar […] More

  • Quest for the Best at Tsogo Sun Waterfront

    Come sip, sample and discover Wellington’s ten best wines and best spirits on the 4th of September at Tsogo Sun Waterfront. You will also find specific varietals and blends which will be presented in pods with the winemakers in attendance. The event starts at 16h00 and tickets are available from Computicket for R60. More

  • South African Wine Tasting Championship at The Hilton

    Announcement from the South African Wine Tasting Championships, the first wine competition aimed at finding talents among wine lovers. The championship will be hosted at the Hilton Cape Town Centre on the 31st August 2013 11:00 to 18:00 and anyone is invited to join. You think you can trust your palate? The South African Wine Tasting […] More

  • Simonsig Wine Pack of the Month July

    Simonsig Wine Estate have brought out another pack of the month showcasing their most popular bottles of wines. Plus, you will save more than R100 when purchasing the Simonsig pack of the month! Head over to their online shop. Straw Wine (R125) Intense fragrance with Muscat raisins and honeyed spiciness enriched with subtle oak toastiness. […] More

  • Winter Warmer Promotion at Laborie

    Laborie Wine Estate are keeping things warm this winter with their incredible offerings when you either buy their Chardonnay or Shiraz. The Chardonnay has attractive white peach, orange blossom and citrus aromas with hints of minerality while the the sensuous expression of the Shiraz varietal has upfront berry and slight mint characters on the nose with undertones of […] More

  • Join the Simonsig Wine Club to Win!

    Simonsig Estate is legendary for creating the first South African Méthode Cap Classique in 1971. Since then we’ve made a passionate commitment towards quality and innovation and producing formidable red, white and sparkling wines. July Competition Update: Simonsig are still giving away incredible prizes every week to their loyal Wine Club members. Join the club […] More

  • Simonsig Gewürztraminer

    Simonsig is back in vogue with their Gewürztraminer as more and more top dining establishments are jumping on board the current sweet wine dominated, world wide trend this season. Simonsig Gewürztraminer 2012, enjoyed as a sundowner or fireside tipple or served as a dessert wine at dinner parties, is a versatile naturally sweet wine with […] More

  • Simonsig Tiara clinches Gold

    Simonsig Estate has upped the stakes by clinching a Gold medal for its Bordeaux-style red, the Tiara 2009 at the 20th Concours Mondial de Bruxelle. Proudly wearing the crown as this family owned estate’s flagship red wine for over two decades, the Tiara 2009 competed against 8 200 wines and spirits from 50 producer countries […] More

  • Lazy Days Wine Special with Laborie

    Laborie Wine Estate is currently running a special on the Lazy Days Wines: Buy 5 bottles and receive one complimentary bottle of wine for free. We have added more information about each wine below and you can order your selection on the Laborie website. Lazy Days Chenin Blanc 2012 The 2012 vintage was off to […] More

  • Simonsig Pack of the Month

    The wines for the Pack of the Month are selected by the Simonsig winemakers in order to offer you the best quality, variety and value. Complete tasting notes of the wines are included in every Pack of the Month. Their special offer is available for purchase to all Simonsig wine lovers. NO membership required. Wine […] More