Phase Two of an enterprise development project undertaken by Rhodes Food Group and the Department of Agriculture has seen Constitution Road Wine Growers Ltd (CRWG) open a fully-operational fruit handling depot to service the requirements of producers in the Robertson area. CRWG now owns and operates the most functional fruit-handling and grading facility of its kind in the region.
Entries for the first round of The Bollinger Exceptional Wine Service Award 2015 are now open and candidates are urged to enter soon as entries close on the 31st May 2015. The high standards attained by previous winners, Gareth Ferreira in 2014, Kayetan Meissner in 2013, Wayve Kolevsohn in 2012 and Joakim Hansi Blackadder in 2011, have set the benchmark for aspirant sommeliers.
Wine lovers looking for older Fleur du Cap vintages, magnums, award winners and flagship wines, can now find these rare selections online along with the entire range at the Vinotèque, a premium e-commerce wine shop based at Die Bergkelder, in Stellenbosch.
With no preservatives or sulphites added, Earth’s Essence was made possible through the use of patented technology that uses indigenous Rooibos and Honeybushwood during various stages of the winemaking process, to create an entirely new wooded wine category.
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