Vintage year as Tyson opens Cape headquarters on wine estate, toasts KZN success

Vintage year as Tyson opens Cape headquarters on wine estate, toasts KZN success: (L-R) Megan Milne (sales manager of Tyson Properties Southern suburbs) & Nick Pearson, director in the Cape. Tyson Properties has opened a Western Cape headquarters and Cape Town Southern Suburbs flagship office in a wine cellar. It’s on the historic Alphen Estate, once part of Simon Van Der Stel’s Groot Constantia. Photo: Supplied by Tyson Properties Tyson Properties has expanded its Western Cape footprint with the opening of a strategically … [Read more...]

Bigger, Better Mercury Wine Week Returns To Greyville

Bigger, Better Mercury Wine Week Returns To Greyville: South Africa’s oldest wine event, the Mercury Wine Week, which takes place this year from 29 to 31 August, is returning to the Greyville Convention Centre at Greyville Racecourse with a tipple for just about every taste. As a highlight on Durban’s social calendar, the Mercury Wine Week offers wine-lovers a sampling smorgasbord of over 70 of the country’s leading winemakers from the Cape winelands’ finest red, white, rosé and sparkling wine estates. Wine-enthusiasts will get the opportunity … [Read more...]

Durban Cheese & Wine Festival

Durban Cheese & Wine Festival: Come and enjoy a beautiful day out at Chris Saunders Park, on Sunday the 23rd of September for the first ever Durban Cheese & Wine Festival! With wines and cheeses from all over, there will be plenty to choose from to satisfy everyone’s palette. Wander through and try out various different wines from an array of wine farms from all over South Africa, once you have found your favourite head on over to the cheese stalls and create your own cheese board. Once you have your cheese choose from a selection of … [Read more...]

The Mercury Wine Week

The Mercury Wine Week: South Africa’s oldest wine event, the renowned Mercury Wine Week, which takes place this year from Wednesday 29 to Friday 31 August 2018, is celebrating 40 years of migrating the country’s premier wine estates from the Cape to Durban every winter. To commemorate the milestone, the event which is a highlight on Durban’s winter social calendar, taking place over three evenings offering Durban’s wine- lovers a sampling smorgasbord of over 70 wine estates each showcasing their finest wines, will for the first time take place … [Read more...]