Ciovita, South Africa’s favourite cycling apparel company, has just launched its striking limited-edition Christmas Jerseys. Embracing the spirit of the festive season whilst giving back to vulnerable communities in South Africa, this annual initiative was started two years ago, in 2018, and has since proved a hit with customers.
Stellenbosch Street Soirées are back! This series of laid-back wine, food and music socials is your invitation to be rejuvenated in South Africa’s capital of good living. Once again presented by Stellenbosch Wine Routes, the Soirées make the most of the Cape’s balmy summer evenings when one of the town’s main roads is closed off, allowing visitors to snack and sip through fine Stellenbosch fare. What better way to get out into a safe space?
La Motte is delighted to announce its appointment by the Great Wine Capitals of the World as the South African Winner in three of the 2021 Best of Wine Tourism categories: Wine Tourism Service, Arts and Culture as well as Sustainable Wine Tourism Practices.
“In a year that has been globally challenging for tourism and especially testing for the South African wine industry, it is important to stay true to your values and quality standards”, says La Motte CEO Hein Koegelenberg. “Innovation and cooperation are essential and we are delighted that La Motte’s efforts have been recognised. We hope to serve as inspiration for the sustainability of wine tourism in South Africa.”
The Manor, Nederburg’s new restaurant situated in its historic manor house, was the venue for a recent culinary engagement that set tongues wagging.
Intended as a celebration of all things new at Nederburg, it was the very first event held at the winery’s The Manor since its revamp, although the restaurant has been in operation since late July.
Although working in the wine industry was not a first choice for Marshall Arendorff (38), cellar controller and wine blender at Drostdy Hof, one could say the industry found him!
Whilst studying towards a BCom Financial Management degree at Stellenbosch University, he decided during his first year to rather find a job and complete his studies later on. However, things didn’t really pan out as he first hoped.
STOP AND SMELL THE ROSÉ AT LOUISVALE WINES
Spring is nature’s way of saying “Come out to Play”. Just as it is everywhere, Spring is busy breathing new life and beauty into everything at Louisvale. With lovely blue skies, sunshine, bird song and flowers a blooming, Louisvale Wines is bursting with Spring-like excitement to be welcoming guests back to their sensational, lush, and contemporary venue.