Everyday luxury with JC Le Roux’s drier Vibrazio range

Enjoying a glass of sparkling wine is one of life’s sophisticated pleasures. With JC Le Roux’s latest drier Vibrazio range, sipping a glass of sparkling wine is now an all-year-round delight.

The Vibrazio Sauvignon Blanc, Demi-Sec and Demi-Sec Rosé offer a lively display of fruit and elegance, exquisite balance and playful taste profile.

Breaking the mould on how sparkling wine should be enjoyed, Vibrazio is best served in a wide brim stemmed glass with orange or grapefruit zest. The citrus freshness enhances the sparkling wine’s fruit flavours and adds zest to the cascade of bubbles.

Beautifully balanced and dry the Vibrazio Sauvignon…
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Everyday luxury with JC Le Roux’s drier Vibrazio range

Sprankel to sparkle this summer

Babylonstoren - Manor House

Babylonstoren has announced the release of their new sparkling wine Sprankel, just in time for summer.

The Cape Dutch-style estate started preparing the maiden Méthode Cap Classique in 2011. It was cellar master Charl Coetzee’s first attempt at producing a Champagne-style bubbly and he is extremely happy with the outcome. “I’m glad we were patient, because the four years have really made all the difference,” said Coetzee. “Keeping it on the lees has added layers and layers of complexity.”

Coetzee kept the wine as an ‘ultra-brut’ with zero…
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Great Places for Afternoon Tea

There is nothing like a good afternoon tea to revive the spirits and allow one a good dose of all things sweet. While ‘High Tea’ and ‘Afternoon Tea’ are British traditions created to bridge the gap between lunch and dinner, in South Africa we take any opportunity to celebrate a bit of time out and a good cuppa (these days champagne or sparkling wine is a welcome addition to the afternoon tea concept. Here are a few fantastic options for those of you who want to take your sweet tooth out on a date.

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