The prestigious Cape Fine & Rare Wine Auction could come at no better time. With the South African wine industry still recovering from the devastating impact of various COVID-19 alcohol restrictions, the CFRWA undoubtedly echoes the country’s resilience and grit as one of the world’s leading wine producers.
South Africa’s most prestigious wine event, the Cape Fine & Rare Wine Auction recently announced the line-up of outstanding wines that will be auctioned at the annual event on 22 May 2021.
Oenophiles can look forward to rare wines from a private single owner collection going on auction this weekend. Some of the world’s finest wines from renowned domaines in Burgundy and the Rhône Valley will form part of the North/South Live Virtual Auction on 8 November.
Over 500 bidders from over 20 countries vied for rare and collectable wines in the opening session of the virtual auction, culminating in a White-Glove sale for Strauss & Co.
Strauss & Co announced details of its much-anticipated autumn sale, due to be held on Sunday 10 and Monday 11 May, including paintings by several important twentieth-century moderns.
SA’s finest wines are about to go under the hammer at Strauss & Co’s first Cape Town Fine Wine Auction on 14 September, we caught up with wine authority Higgo Jacobs on the vinous path ahead for his ground-breaking joint venture.
The inaugural Strauss & Co Fine Wine auction held on Saturday 8 June at Strauss & Co’s new auction venue in Houghton was a ‘great success’ according to chairperson Frank Kilbourn.