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Around The World With De Toren

7 Mar 2016 | BY Adele Schultz

  South African born chef Jan Hendrik van der Westhuizen is the first SA chef pictured above to receive the Michelin Star award for his restaurant, JAN in Nice, France. We are proud to have De Toren Fusion V on the list! Seafood is what Eddie V’s is known for, but their specialty is excellence […]

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Interview With Sommelier of the Month

7 Mar 2016 | BY Adele Schultz

Joseph T Dhafana from La Colombe Restaurant at Silvermist Wine Estate. You have been chosen as De Toren Sommelier of the month. Tell us about your introduction into the wine industry. In 2009 I worked as a gardener at Bar Bar Blacksheep restaurant in Riebeek Kasteel, until I climbed the ranks of washing the dishes […]

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BOOK XVII 2012 rated as South Africa’s Top Luxury Wine!

16 Sep 2014 | BY Adele Schultz

Last month Wine Cellar, South Africa’s preeminent importer of Bordeaux wines, held two blind tastings in Johannesburg and Cape Town with 62 leading wine experts to determine South Africa’s most luxurious ultra premium red wine. The number 1 wine by a considerable margin was BOOK XVII 2012! As if we weren’t proud enough, The Black […]

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First Ever Blend Tasting For De Toren “Z” Held Outside South Africa

24 Jul 2014 | BY Adele Schultz

It was a monumental day for De Toren as for the first time ever there was a blend tasting held outside of South Africa. Every year, 4 exclusive venues are chose across South Africa where the exact blend is determined for De Toren Fusion V and De Toren Z. At these blend tastings our final […]

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