Ken Forrester Champions Rhone Blends and Chenin Blanc with latest Competition Results

Ken Forrester Wines, Chenin Blanc superstar, celebrates a trio of awards at the Top 100 Ultra Wine Challenge recently announced in Cape Town. The Grand Cru award for best in class, a Double Platinum medal and a Double Gold Medal were awarded for the two Icon wines in the Ken Forrester stable, The Gypsy 2015 and the FMC 2019, respectively. The Top 100 Ultra Wine Challenge, the [...]

2020-07-22T20:55:31+02:00Jul 22nd, 2020|News, PR|

Paserene Launches New Wine Range

Set in the valley of the beautiful Franschhoek, an exquisite nest was built. It is home to a swallow, a swallow that has travelled far and wide in search of the best varieties to bring home in order to make exceptional wine. That swallow is Martin Smith, second generation winemaker and co-owner of Paserene. Up until now, only three limited and sought-after wines under the Paserene range [...]

2020-02-17T13:54:59+02:00Feb 17th, 2020|News, PR, Trade|

Stellenbosch Cabernet Collective Woordfees Barrel Tasting

As a part of the Toyota US Woordfees, the Stellenbosch Cabernet Collective (SCC) is hosting an enlightening Cabernet Barrel Tasting at Waterford Estate on the 11th and 12th March. The evening promises to offer wine enthusiasts the rare chance to taste a selection of top Cabernets straight from the barrel whilst engaging with the winemakers and owners of Stellenbosch Cabernet Collective member estates. The beautiful Waterford Estate [...]

2020-01-21T14:26:15+02:00Jan 21st, 2020|Events, News, PR, Trade|

SCC Harvest Celebration Long Table Lunch

In celebration of the harvest, the Stellenbosch Cabernet Collective (SCC) will host an event of  particular magnificence on the private lawns of the iconic Stellenbosch estate, Rust en Vrede, on the 21st March 2020. The Love Stellenbosch, Love Cabernet Harvest Celebration marks the launch of a new campaign bringing forward integration between Stellenbosch and its most renowned varietal. In the context of South African wine the two [...]

2020-02-17T13:58:36+02:00Dec 10th, 2019|Events, News, PR|

Ken Forrester Long Table Lunch

Over the past few months, Ken Forrester has hosted a series of tasting events to celebrate 25 fun years of producing wines from their vineyards in Stellenbosch. The final event, The Long Table Lunch, hosted on the lawns of the Ken Forrester manor house and beyond, is scheduled for the 16th November.   The day-long festivities begin with a special private performance from the band, Bottomless Coffee, [...]

2019-10-11T10:28:15+02:00Oct 11th, 2019|Events, News, PR|

Celebrating Women’s day at Ken Forrester with Wine, Fashion and Flair

On Women’s day, the 9th August 2019 from 10h00 – 12h00, designer fashion and Ken Forrester wines will meet, as Hugo Flear presents his bespoke fashion line in the Ken Forrester Wine Lounge. The morning promises to be an insightful and truly memorable experience, with a selection of Ken Forrester’s wines, moreish bite sized treats, bespoke fashion and lots of lucky draw prizes to keep the ladies [...]

2019-07-25T12:23:11+02:00Jul 25th, 2019|Events, News, PR|

Ken Forrester Wines Celebrates 25 Years in Gauteng

Ken Forrester takes to the streets of Gauteng, inviting Jozi and Pretoria friends of wine to their very special 25-Year Celebratory Tasting Series, hosted by Mr.Chenin himself, on 21st and 22nd August respectively. Bringing the picturesque Stellenbosch winelands to vibrant urban Gauteng, these two not-to-be-missed tastings promise wine-lovers a rare opportunity to sample exciting wines from the past two decades. The first leg takes place in Johannesburg [...]

2019-07-02T14:33:37+02:00Jul 2nd, 2019|Events, News, PR|

Boplaas Celebrates Family Heritage in Constantia

Issued by Boplaas: The links of top Klein Karoo winery and distiller Boplaas Family Vineyards to one of South Africa's original and arguably most prestigious wineries was highlighted at a show of new releases held in Constantia last week. Held at the premier Jonkershuis Restaurant, the event celebrated the heritage of Boplaas's Carel Nel, descendant of the Cloete family who once owned Groot Constantia. They left the [...]

2019-07-08T15:30:28+02:00May 15th, 2019|Events, News, PR|

25-Year Celebratory Tasting Series with Ken Forrester Wines

Ken Forrester invites friends of wine to their 25-Year Celebratory Tasting Series, a calendar of four themed wine tastings, hosted by Ken himself at their old barrel cellar / tasting lounge in Stellenbosch. The 25-Year Celebratory Tasting Series will feature rare wines from both Ken Forrester Wines’ captivating range, and from Ken’s personal private cellar. Four themed tastings, inspired by his journey, will provide an opportunity to [...]

2019-07-02T14:34:23+02:00Apr 2nd, 2019|Events, News, PR|

2017 Stellenbosch Cabernet Vintage Preview

As a first glimpse of the 2017 vintage, the Stellenbosch Cabernet Collective is proud to announce the dates of the 2017 Vintage Preview to be held at the historic Lanzerac Estate in Stellenbosch on the 19th and 20th of October 2018. Stellenbosch will be pouring 30 of its fine 2017 Cabernet Sauvignons at this exclusive weekend event. The event will take the form of a walk around [...]

2019-07-08T15:13:55+02:00Oct 8th, 2018|Events, News, PR|
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