A bunch of 24 grapes just sold for R150,000 in Japan. Yes, grapes.

2019-07-11 19:12

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.

Wine grape vineyards on the road to recovery after debilitating drought

2018-11-18 17:50

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.

Table grape farmers worry about drought

2017-10-05 06:00

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.

Normal table grape crop expected

2017-02-03 17:56

This year's harvest of table grapes does not show a huge increase, but rather reflects a return to normal berry and bunch development.


Grape tart with ice cream

2019-02-17 18:17

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.

Drought impact on SA table grape crop slowly emerging

2017-11-09 14:21

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.

French grape harvest heading to historic low

2017-07-23 15:41

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".

Love grapes? You’ll love these ways to eat them

2017-01-31 06:00

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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