Fine Wine

CWG Concludes 2020 on a Bright and Bubbly Note

  2020 has ended on a high note and the stars have aligned for South Africa's bright and timeless wines with Cape Winemakers Guild members...

10 Rare High Value Lots To Bid On At The Strauss...

  Luxury and collectability are hallmarks of each of the 928 lots of visual art, decorative arts, furniture, jewellery and fine wine featured in Strauss...

Nelson Makamo’s Study Of Youth Tops Strauss & Co’s October Online...

  Johannesburg contemporary artist Nelson Makamo confirmed his status at auction when his work Girl in a Yellow Dress emerged as the highest-value lot at...

From Pierneef to Makamo: a heritage of artistic pedigree in Strauss...

Strauss & Co’s October online-only auction, which is now open and runs until 8pm on Monday 19 October, offers a cornucopia of pleasures. The...

International Pinotage Day Explained By Leading SA fine Wine Merchants

International Pinotage Day Saturday 10 October It’s an exciting time for Pinotage. While this truly South African variety was first bottled in 1959, a recent...

Cape Winemakers Guild Auction Shines in a History Making 2020

  October 3rd, 2020: The 36th Nedbank Cape Winemakers Guild Auction hosted by Bonhams made history today with record average prices per case being achieved...

Vergelegen Estate launches Environmental Tour in Heritage Month

The Environmental Tour reveals areas of the 3000-hectare estate that were previously closed to the public Nature lovers who are keen to discover more of...

Strauss & Co’s September online sale delivers solid returns for sellers

  In what can only be read as an affirmation of South African art and artists, Strauss & Co posted a new record turnover for...

Unique CWG Vinotheque Auction to Help Save Wine Industry Jobs

  The Cape Winemakers Guild was born from a commitment to excellence that can only exist on its communities' pillars and with a significant focus...

Wines for the annual Nedbank Cape Winemakers Guild Auction announced

  We are counting the days to the very first live and online 2020 Cape Winemakers Guild Auction. It gives us great pleasure to announce...

Ladies of the Grape Cultivate the Rise of SA Pinot Noir

A fine wine merchant celebrates women winemakers on International Pinot Noir Day 18 August The last decade has seen a considerable shift in the planting...

Stalwarts and Newcomers Ensure Solid Results at Strauss & Co’s Three-Day...

  The emergence of a new class of younger collectors coupled with a strong showing by auction favourites J. H. Pierneef and Irma Stern enabled...