Insight and inspiration from a trailblazing woman in businessThe Veuve Clicquot ELLE Boss Awards aim to recognise and celebrate successful South African businesswomen whose courage and innovative approach to business reflect the spirit of Madame Clicquot who, with exacting standards and audacity, brought the world the legacy of Veuve Clicquot. We toasted to the success of humanitarian entrepreneur and Veuve Clicquot ELLE Boss 2018 Dr Judey Pretorius and asked her to share her remarkable business journey as an inspiration to South African women already in business or wishing to follow in her footsteps.
raised a substantial amount of R100 000 for rhino conservation in South and
Constantia Wine Route may be 333 years rich in history but the dynamic winemaking team from the valley sure knows how to revive its history in an entertaining style. [caption id="attachment_17558" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] Constantia Wine Route Winemakers[/caption] Media and friends of the valley were invited to compete in...
"Sisters-and-sweet" will celebrate diversity and heritageSeptember is "sister"-time at Stellenbosch Hills. To celebrate Heritage Month this year, the popular winery has tweaked its famous Local-is-Lekker Biltong & Wine Pairing at its cellar – for a limited time only – to also feature a most traditional confection: the koe(k)sister. The quintessential South African dessert treat will be the kicker on the Stellenbosch Hills' experience that pairs its wines with biltong and droëwors.
HAND CRAFTED BOUTIQUE WINESBeautiful Cabernet vines usher you to the wine-tasting area of this boutique winery situated on the foothill of the Simonsberg Mountains. In 2008 the Du Toit brothers Stephen and Retief developed a boutique vineyard on Le Present; making the “Deux Frères Wines” dream a reality. Le Present nestles on the foothills of the Simonsberg Mountains in the Stellenbosch Winelands District.
HAVE YOU DONE A BRANDY TASTING AT VAN RYN'S?There’s something about enjoying a tot of Brandy on a cold winters day , and that's exactly what we did by visiting Van Ryn’s Distillery. My friend being a Brandy enthusiast accompanied me on the visit, eager to learn more about the Van Ryn’s Brandy. One of the best things about Winter is finding new and creative ways to beat the Winter blues. A comforting tot of brandy on a cold Winter’s day is necessary, especially when its freezing outside. My friend and I recently visited Van Ryn’s Distillery to learn more about the craft and taste their range of brandy.
I was interview by Megan Badjies on 25th MAY 2018 to get my opinion on millennials and their sipping preferences. "It’s hard to keep up with millennials and their trends. One minute they’re into black food, the next they’re all sipping on blue wine." Link below https://www.iol.co.za/lifestyle/food-drink/drink/how-wine-producers-are-keeping-up-with-the-millennials-15144063 Tell me what...