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A bunch of 24 Ruby Roman grapes was sold at an auction in Japan. They are valued for their low acidity and high sugar content.
The SA wine industry expects at this early stage that the 2019 wine grape crop will return to normal levels in most regions thanks to good rainfall.
While the SA Table Grape Industry is concerned about the impact of the drought in the Western Cape, it still expects a harvest in line with the average.
This year's harvest of table grapes does not show a huge increase, but rather reflects a return to normal berry and bunch development.
Grapes are in season so bring the taste of the harvest to your table with sweet and savoury dishes featuring this plump, juicy fruit as the hero ingredient.
The 2017/18 table grape crop will likely be marginally above the 5-year average of about 57.9 million cartons, according to the SA Table Grape Industry.
Knocked off course by a cold spring snap, French wine production from Bordeaux to Alsace has dropped dramatically this year and could hit "a historic low".
Straight from the fruit bowl is fine and all, but there are some surprisingly delicious ways with grapes you need to try.
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