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5 Pinots for Easter lamb

A wine guide to one of the most natural combinations. more
4 great wooded white wines
4 Wooded Whites for Autumn. more
How to sabrage your bottle of bubbles - LIVE video
Here's how to chop the top off your bottle of fizz. more
First Jordan Wine Estate Women in Wine interns arrive in Stellenbosch
The first women interns have arrived in South Africa to experience and participate in the 2014 vintage at Jordan Wine Estate. more
What should you pay for corkage?
What is corkage and what is a fair price to pay for it? more
More worrying changes to SA liquor laws?
Government is publishing unconstitutional regulations. more
Diet wines
A guide to low-cal wine. more
A Christmas wine survival kit
Take the stress out of the festive season with our complete guide to the best Christmas wines. more
6 summer Sauvignons
Great to sip on, crisp and calm, our savvy Sauvignon Blancs that are splendid for summer. more
Over 150 more reasons to visit the Checkers wine route
Over 150 wines on promotion at Checkers this festive season. more
5 rich and juicy reds for your braai
Perfect red wine pairings for your summer braai! more
3 splash-out summer whites
Drink with a bit more class in your glass this summer. more
The 2 best wines for food pairing
Cathy Marston shares some insight on the 2 best wines to use with a food pairing. more
AfrAsia Bank Cape Wine Auction raises over R7 million
Inaugural 2014 AfrAsia Bank Cape wine auction raises over 7 million for education in the Cape winelands. more
Kleine Zalze Wines receives Fairtrade accreditation.
Kleine Zalze Wines, in Stellenbosch, has received Fairtrade accreditation. more
'No sulphites or preservatives added' wine by Audacia
Audacia Wines of Stellenbosch is launching a unique red wine. more
The Muratie love story
Muratie releases their new vintage 'Love Story Wines'. more
Why you should stay in on Valentines Day
Our wine editor gives 5 reasons on why you should stay in for Valentine's Day. more
Three South African wines featured in Decanter’s Top 50 for 2013
South African wine recognised internationally at the Decanter World Wine Awards more
Food and wine pairing - some great easy tips
Easy tips and tricks for matching food with wine. more
The very best bubbles for New Year's
Cathy Marston tells us how to bring in the new year with the best varieties of fizz and bubbly! more
Festive budget wine bargains under R40
Brilliant wines that will fit any festive budget for the holidays. more
Windmeul takes home Veritas Awards
Once again, Windmeul's co-op features among South Africa’s top performers! more
2 top-rated Sauvignon Blancs exclusive to Checkers' Wine Route
Let an award-winning wine collection add to your festive season. more
Drinking and driving – know the facts and consequences
Learn all you need to know about drinking and driving laws in South Africa. more

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