It is amazing how, in the world of wine, one comes to realize more and more that even if some water separates us, wine almost certainly always unites us.This was the case when a series of chance encounters and visits with friends over the past few years led to a global collaboration which resulted in this, our exciting new take on a wine steeped in history and tradition.The noble Sauvignon blanc has been re-interpreted many times in the recent past which saw it rise in a stellar climb to become one of the most popular wines in the new world…...

https://youtu.be/5R5LW4xmkk8 Junel Shares our 3 Chardonnay Wines in celebration of international Chardonnay day. International Chardonnay Day is celebrated on the fourth Thursday of every May. Junel put together a quick video of our 3 wonderful Chardonnay's to share with you: All our wines are available to purchase from our online shop. We are currently running a lock down special of up to 15 % on all our wines if you pre-order now. Time is running out to put those savings in the cart, so please place your order as soon as possible if you want to take advantage of this deal.  To buy any of...

Alvi’s Drift is a family owned farm nestled on the banks of the Bree river in a quiet valley outside Worcester.  A short drive from the town through the quiet village of Rawsonville leads you to the low-level bridge or “Drift” from which the farm gets its name. The Farm has a rich history of award winning wines and legendary characters reaching back to 1928. Since its inception, Alvis Drift has remained steadfast to its winning values of over-delivering on expectations.True to these values, using the freshest fruit and winemaking skill and reaching back into the misty legends from the...

What if anything, would life be without Pinotage? Sure the French are famous for their Chateau d'Yquem Sauternes, Chateau Lafite Rothschild, Domaine Romanée Conti and of course their real Champagne - and Italy smash the ranks with their fabulous Gattinara, Chianti Classico, Barbera d'Asti and Lambrusco – but how about how the world sees us with regard to Pinotage?The history of Pinotage in South Africa is probably one of the most profound and interesting  stories about how a new cultivar came to be, not without its fair share of almost unbelievable coincidences and fairytale-like endings.  Pinotage is a uniquely South African...

Are online wine sales growing a viral vine? It certainly would appear so. With the growing trend of new age retail habits, preferences and customs of the maturing millennial generation – spreading to practically all the other generations, it would appear that online purchasing is fast becoming the most trendy style of shopping, globally.“Where did you get this?” We asked in relation to a lovely glass of wine that we recently enjoyed at a rather fancy wine-pairing dinner party.  Obviously our question directly related to which estate was chosen for this delectable wine,  though strangely, yet most amusingly our host...