My man comes from the country where they make the Cape Wine. But look here, old fellow; its not at all statistical and it's rather odd.'
Shocked and terrified boy takes flight, seeks his fortune, gets aboard ship, ultimately turns up on dry land among the Cape wine: small proprietor, farmer, grower--whatever you like to call it.'
And, for me it's the quintessential Cape wine
. It uses both indigenous and commercial yeasts in two barrel fermented batches which are freshened up with some tank fermented Chenin at the end.
The "Cape Wine
" called Pinotage, is a blend of Pinot Noir and Cinsaul.
Warwick Estate Cape Lady Cabernet Sauvignon 2015 (PS8.50, Morrisons, 14% abv) The nose of this Western Cape wine
is a flashback to the blueberry my mum used to buy.
Marilyn Cooper, Cape Wine
Master, ex-CEO of the Cape Wine
Academy and co-founder of TOPS at SPAR Soweto Wine & Lifestyle Festival, says the TOPS at SPAR Soweto Wine Festival has been a 'game-changer' in the South African wine industry, creating a large broad, new wine-loving market, which has grown exponentially over the last 10 years.
The contributors of these 14 essays detail the innovations which have come from elsewhere (with the intention of using Africa as a test animal), the Cape wine
industry (an experiment in purposely failed innovation), an early experiment in trading stores in Namibia, frugal innovations (Unilever's washing powder sachets), mobile banking for nomadic livestock keepers, policies of decolonialization from Goa, the process from a self-help group to a water company, owning one's own farm in Zimbabwe, completing identity markets and the state through cassava in Zambia, the use of weddings in Botswana, innovations in dogs in Uganda, car mechanics in the Horn of Africa, traditional shallow wells amongst the Maasai, and stealing from the railways in northern Nigeria.
Priced starting at just USD3,450, the eight-day "Sommelier's Choice" air-inclusive vacation package immerses wine lovers deep into the Cape Wine
region and behind the scenes of a master winemaker's creative process.
Throughout the Western Cape, we made our presence known - from southern suburbs to the northern suburbs, and painted little towns along the coastline, the Boland region and rural communities in and around the Cape Wine
Lands "pink" with posters, banners, T-shirts and all kinds of colourful instruments to show solidarity to the global campaign.
In the unrest has occurred on the fertile Cape wine
lands, which produces some of the world's top wine brands, with five people being reported, injured due to the clashes.
Today, the area surrounding Stellenbosch is regarded as the hub of the Cape wine
industry (Figure 16.2).