Silvano Follador – Little gem of Valdobbiadene

Silvano Follador – Little gem of Valdobbiadene

It is often that the most prominent story can sometimes come from the smallest place. And such is the case when I roamed in the…

Don Melchor and his seven dwarfs

Don Melchor and his seven dwarfs

Why are there seven dwarfs? Simply because the wine, Don Melchor, is a blend from seven wines with distinct characters. Just like the seven dwarfs…

Vasse Felix – Fulfilling nature’s potential

Vasse Felix – Fulfilling nature’s potential

A few times I was told that trailblazers often ended up in a fiery ending. They can’t catch up with trends they started nor were they…

Marchesi Antinori – A different perspective

Marchesi Antinori – A different perspective

Six centuries, twenty-six generations, fifteen Italian estates and seven others around the world. In the world of Italian wines, Marchesi Antinori is a name synonymous with quality,…

Nederburg – Wines for Heritage Heroes

Nederburg – Wines for Heritage Heroes

Whenever we asked people about their impression of South African wines, it is inevitable that people will think of low quality, cheap, supermarket wines. An…

Winemaker – David Bowley, Vinteloper Wines

Winemaker – David Bowley, Vinteloper Wines

David Bowley, the CEO of Vinteloper Wines from South Australia, carries an air of suaveness with his tall simplistic bald look. His urban winery project earlier…