World Without Wine comes to Durban

World Without Wine comes to Durban: Durban, South Africa – World Without Wine, a programme that offers a safe, no judgement place for people to moderate or quit drinking, will be holding their first workshop in Durban on 29 February 2020 at the Benjamin Hotel. World Without Wine have been running their ‘New Beginnings’ workshop in Cape Town, Johannesburg and London since 2015, and due to increasing demand, they are extending their reach to Durban. According to Janet Gourand, Founder of World Without Wine, the wine industry is one of our … [Read more...]

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...]