Cape Winemakers Guild Protege Program 2013

August 15th, 2013 by karen

I recently attended a presentation and luncheon at Ernie Els for the Cape Winemakers Guild Protege Programme. This is a mentorship programme through which Viticulture and Oenology graduates are given the opportunity to work alongside Guild Members, some of SA’s top winemakers, for 3 years.  Spending a year at each estate lays a good foundation for…

Bot River Spring Festival – 31st Aug / 1st Sept

August 14th, 2013 by karen

The annual Bot River festival is our rite of spring, wine lovers from near and far has an opportunity to meet vintners, taste their wines, and enjoy great food and music over the weekend. This is a mere peak as to what we have lined up… Wildekrans will be keeping the vineyards stirring with their…

Creativity and variety in mega 2013 Nedbank Cape Winemakers Guild Auction lineup

August 6th, 2013 by karen

  Leave a comment letting me know which of these wines you would most like to taste and stand a chance to win 2 tickets to the Cape Town Showcase on Thursday 22nd August Variety, great diversity of styles and unusual cultivars are the signature of the 29th Nedbank Cape Winemakers Guild Auction with no…