Learn About Obikwa
OBiKWA wines are palate pleasing with a sense of fun as depicted by our bright yellow ostrich with its remarkable long neck! Produced in the Adam Tas Cellars in Stellenbosch, our wines pay homage to the intrepid OBiKWA people for whom the ostrich represents a life force and trusty companion. These wines individually express ethnic charm and character with a distinctive South...
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Learn About South Africa
A long history of growing grapes and making wine, but less of a history on exporting it, and even lesser on
the quality aspect.
At the turn of the century (1900, that is), a surplus of wine in South Africa created a hierarchy of cooperatives, the
biggest and best known being KWV. This organization seemed to favor quantity over quality and had most...
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Learn About Pinot Gris/Grigio
Pinot Gris/Grigio(PEE-noh gree/GREE-jee-oh) While Pinot Grigio is in fact the same grape as Pinot Gris (just the Italian take on it), the differences of wine they create can be immense. Pinot Gris' most popular and successful region is Alsace, France, an area of the country that actually puts the name of the grape on the label. Pinot Grigio is the Italian version of the grape,...
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