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Cuisine & wine

South African cuisine
South Africa offers culinary challenges from crocodile sirloins to fried caterpillars to sheep heads, but also a familiar global menu - anything from hamburgers to sushi to pad thai to spaghetti bolognaise. Check out the menu.

South African wine
South African wines are among the best in the world, and with the top estates located in the scenic Cape, wine tourism represents one of the country's growth industries. More on South African wine

ORGANISATIONS

Wines of South Africa - independent body representing SA wine producer-exporters. The site carries comprehensive info on the SA wine industry, including wine-growing areas, cultivars, soils, vintage reports, wine news, searches & more.

SA Wine Industry
Information & Systems

Not-for-profit company that administers the industry's Wine of Origin system. The final word on SA wine information & statistics.

Pinotage Association
Comprehensive guide to this red wine, with a listing of pinotage wineries.

BUY ONLINE

  • Cybercellar
  • eWine
  • WINEmag.co.za
  • WineWeb
  • WineClub South Africa
  • Wine of the Month Club

    ONLINE GUIDES

    Platter Wine Guide
    Site of the renowned SA wine guide: Cape wines A-Z, info on wine regions, grape varieties & more.

    Wine.co.za
    Comprehensive SA wine guide, with news, wine shop, events calendar and links directory.

    WINEmag.co.za
    WINE magazine's site: articles, wine appreciation guide, ratings, calendar of events, online sales & more.

    Truffle Pig
    A selection of SA's finest wines, wine terms & varieties, food & wine pairing, wine events calendar.

    WineLand: an industry magazine.

    Grape: independent quarterly magazine.

    SA Wines: German-language site.

    WINE ROUTES

  • Helderberg Wine Route
  • Paarl Vintners
  • Stellenbosch Wine Route
  • Worcester Winelands