South African Wine Is Good for the Heart
Regular and moderate wine consumption protects against a heart attack by reducing cell death and improving the contractility of the heart, a study found.
File photo: A winemaker tests a new batch of wine. The researchers warned that although regular and moderate wine consumption may be beneficial to your health, excessive use of alcohol is one of the greatest risk factors for developing heart disease.
South Africa: Nation Looks to Resolve Bulk Wine Exports
SAnews.gov.za, 22 August 2012
South Africa is looking for a resolution to counter the impact of the decision by United Kingdom retailers to import wine from South Africa in bulk and bottle it in the UK. read more »
South Africa: Govt Promotes Fair Labour Practices On Wine Farms
Biz-Community, 1 June 2012
Government, labour and farmers are united in supporting a programme to fast-track the implementation of fair labour practices on wine farms. read more »
South Africa: Gugulethu Wine Fest 'Goes Glam'
SouthAfrica.info, 11 April 2012
Wine-lovers will flock to Cape Town this year as the Mother City hosts its second annual TOPS Gugulethu Wine Festival. read more »
South Africa: Asara Wine Estate Releases 2009 Cape Fusion Blend
Biz-Community, 2 May 2012
Asara Wine Estate and Hotel, the inviting wine and hospitality destination nestled in the heart of the Cape's famous Winelands region, has released the 2009 vintage of its Cape ... read more »
Biz-Community, 9 May 2012
Entries for first round of The Bollinger Exceptional Wine Service Award 2012 are now open and will close on 31 May, 2012. read more »