the company of wine people

+27 21 881 3870 R310 Lynedoch Road, Stellenbosch
Cape Town, IN 46947
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the company of wine people™ is one of South Africa’s top wine producers and exporters. Its core brands include Kumkani – the king of South African wines; Thandi, the world’s first Fairtrade accredited wine; handcrafted Welmoed; unconventional Versus and export success Arniston Bay. With a winemaking team headed by Nicky Versfeld, the company prides itself on providing wines of excellence for every drinking occasion. Please visit www.thecompanyofwinepeople.co.za for more information – Description from winepeople

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  • Chardonnay

    British wine writer and critic, Jancis Robinson, once noted that throughout the 80’s and 90’s in the United States, C...

  • Merlot

    The Occitanian word “merlot” translates to “young blackbird.” An accurate description for this popular, early-budding...

  • Pinotage

    History of the grape: In 1925, Stellenbosch University Chief Horticulture Professor Abraham Izak Perold created the P...

  • Chenin Blanc

    History of the grape: Modern day French oenologist Pierre Galet states Chenin Blanc has been in France at least since...

  • Syrah

    The irony here is that Syrah’s origins could give Carmen Sandiego a run for her international wallet. Syrah’s deepest...

  • Sauvignon Blanc

    Sauvignon Blanc is widely grown in California -- at over 15,000 acres, it’s now the third most planted variety -- and...

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  • Pernod Ricard has announced it is selling Wild Turkey and related businesses to Gruppo Campari for 575million US, what Icon is next? Read More

    Forum post in the topic Wild Turkey goes Italian?


  • Kumkani Cradle Hill 2005

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    proved to be a damn delicious, serious wine. Hefty tannins, so give it another year or so or bring on the Springbok! Rich and classyhttp://www.spittoon.biz/in_the_company_of_wine_people.html Read More

    Wine review by winescribbler


  • Kumkani Vvs 2007

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    stonkingly good complexity and superb balance/intensity coupled with a fascinating aroma from an unusal mix of grapes http://www.spittoon.biz/in_the_company_of_wine_people.html Read More

    Wine review by winescribbler


  • Kumkani Lanner Hill Single Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc 2007

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    A lovely slice of 'green gooseberry' intensity with a mineral, flinty complexity http://www.spittoon.biz/in_the_company_of_wine_people.html Read More

    Wine review by winescribbler


  • Since my Tasting group of hard-hitting Sonoma County Pinot Noir producers somehow disbanded last year, I have taken it upon myself to fill the void in various ways.  First and foremost, as my friends in the Valleys will tell you, when I have a cocktail party at my house, it is always accompanied by a theme for example, an 80s NYC Art Scene Gal... Read More

    Forum post in the topic Taste, Taste, Eat, Taste


  • Last night Mark and I presented to around 700 people at the NY Tech Meetup - this was the first time we've presented to that crowd, and having sat in the audience many times and seen people literally get booed off the stage I was excited and a little nervous to stand in front of you all.We followed a company that was told that "they didn't have ... Read More

    Forum post in the topic Last nights presentation to...


  • Since my Tasting group of hard-hitting Sonoma County Pinot Noir producers somehow disbanded last year, I have taken it upon myself to fill the void in various ways.  First and foremost, as my friends in the Valleys will tell you, when I have a cocktail party at my house, it is always accompanied by a theme – for example, an 80's NYC Art Scene Ga... Read More

    From the article Taste, Taste, Eat, Taste


  • The future of wine lies in sharing information amongst winos around the world. I am not a good writer by a mile but I want to give you some insight into the South African wine industry.Firstly this year, 2009, we'll be celebrating 350 years of making wine in this country - so much for "New world wines" as we're well known.I am winemaker at Neder... Read More

    Forum post in the topic South African Wines:


  • About this time in 1999, I took an unknowing, impassioned first step into what has now turned into a ten-year love affair with wine.  Today I find myself back in my old stomping grounds of New York City pouring wines at a trade tasting.  Not as a volunteer, but as a vintner.  From a career in magazine publishing to wine production, it is amazin... Read More

    Forum post in the topic Ten Years Back (and Forward?)


  • Dear Snoot friends,I am writing to introduce you to Russian River Wine Company. RRWC specializes in getting hard-to-find artisan wines to our clients throughout the U.S. Although our portfolio's strength lies primarily in current release California wines, we often feature artisanal imports from Europe, Australia and South America, as well.Sampl... Read More

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