Posts tagged with: wine preservation

While sitting at home just the other day, I was pondering life before, and life after, lock down, as one does (quite a lot these days!!).  And as I sat and dreamt a little, my thoughts inevitably tended to lead towards superb food and premium wine…. and how really good it would be to go......
With the significant success of the first Cowboys & Cooks at Sunset Beach, The Cowboys and Cooks team have proudly opened another gastronomic restaurant at their new location on De Waterkant. The De Waterkant Cowboys and Cooks space is versatile and features wonderful light and open areas during good weather days, and warm, fire-side, library-style......
We recently had the opportunity to chat to International Chef Pete Goffe-Wood, renowned TV celebrity and chef-patron of the beautiful restaurant, Viande at Grande Roche Hotel in Paarl. ‘Viande’ is the brainchild of Pete, a respected and well-known television personality (ex-Masterchef judge), author and consultant chef. Pete wasn’t looking to start another restaurant, but when......
Hidden in the Crocodile River Valley in the lush Francolin Conservancy, within easy driving distance of both Johannesburg and Pretoria, lies The Orient Boutique Hotel.  Restaurant Mosaic at the Orient has one of the finest cellars in the country with some of the best and rarest wines from both South Africa and the world. And......
It is with a real sense of satisfaction and pride that we can look back at the longevity of Le Verre de Vin wine preservation systems and the relationships that are formed as a result. And one such long-term relationship is with The Belmond Mount Nelson. Our partnership goes back fourteen years. The iconic Grand......
Vinimark is an independent wine specialist company, marketing, distributing and selling more than 50 of our country’s best-known wine brands. They are also the sole distributor of a number of exclusive French champagnes. With this in mind and wanting to add value to both their producers and customers, Vinimark run their annual series of Trade......
Sitting on a cliff overlooking the beauty of the Atlantic Ocean, nestled at the foot of the Twelve Apostles Mountain Range, you will find the sumptuous The Twelve Apostles Hotel and Spa. You could not ask for a more perfect location. By virtue of what the Hotel has to offer, it is a given that......
Situated on top of the Helshoogte Pass outside Stellenbosch, breathtaking Tokara is the embodiment of the philosophy that good wine, good food and good art go together to make a good lifestyle.  And to embody this lifestyle, the Tokara Restaurant allows you to feast on terroir focused contemporary cuisine, award-winning wines and dramatic views over......
We recently had a conversation with Gidi Caetano, the Estate Hospitality Manager at the prestigious Anthonij Rupert Wyne in the beautiful Franschhoek Valley.  Anthonij Rupert Wyne was founded on the farm, L’Ormarins in Franschhoek by Johann Rupert who renamed the company in homage to his late brother, Anthonij Rupert.  He constructed a state-of-the-art winemaking facility,......
Owned and run by Clare and John Woodward, Frogitt & Vonkel Private Wine Merchants™ are considered the definitive suppliers of exclusive wines in South Africa and Namibia! They specialise in featuring small growers and boutique estates, and they guarantee complete exclusivity – you will not be able to buy these wines anywhere else but from......