Fairview admin on October 14th, 2010

Fairview had the honour this week of hosting the finalists of the first WOSA Sommelier World Cup. After months of tasting and testing, the finalists from twelve countries (Belgium, The Netherlands, Germany, Denmark, Sweden, Finland, Norway, UK, South Korea, USA, Canada, Russia), arrived in South Africa earlier in the week for the final strait. The [...]

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Charles Back on February 4th, 2009

Last Thursday I had the pleasure of hosting the ABSA Top 10 Pinotage PR roadshow. It was refreshing to receive a press group at the farm that was not limited to ‘wine specific’ writers. The wine industry has really evolved into a multi-faceted industry encompassing global business, tourism, socio-economic issues and land reform. This of [...]

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Fairview admin on October 7th, 2008

Cape Wine is South Africa’s premier international wine trade-focused show and is organised by Wines of South Africa (WOSA). The 2008 event was once again hosted at the Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC), on the 23rd, 24th and 25th of September. The show brings a large number of international wine buyers, agents, distributors and [...]

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