South Africa is now the fifth largest selling wine country in the UK

South Africa replaces Spain to become fifth best selling country in UK, says Accolade

10 Sep 2014 | By Richard Siddle

South Africa is enjoying widespread success in the UK, is bringing new consumers to wine, has seen an increase in both value and volume sales and has replaced Spain as the UK’s fifth biggest wine selling country, according to figures released today by Accolade Wines UK.

Accolade's key winemaking talent: Bruce Jack

Bruce Jack on the challenges and opportunities for South African wine Subscription

10 Sep 2014 | By Gemma McKenna

Bruce Jack is a key figure in the Accolade Wines South African winemaking team. His direct responsibilities cover the Kumala, Fishoek and Flagstone ranges, Tesco Finest, The Rustler, Stumble Vineyards, Breakers Point and Lost Ostrich, as well as strategic NPD. He talks to Gemma McKenna about how he is working with the Kumala winemaking team to help reposition the Kumala brand and ensure the quality of the wine shines through to customers.    

Fruit flavours

Wine trade bets on fruit-flavoured wines

27 Aug 2014 | By Gemma McKenna

The wine trade is betting on fruit-flavoured wines – such as raspberry and grapefruit – as an upcoming trend for the UK market.

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