Did you know there is a World Wine Tasting championship? TheWestern Cape leg is underway on the 6th of August at the Taj Hotel in Cape Town. Wine lovers, sommeliers, bloggers and wine lovers compete for the ultimate prize, a spot in the World Championship to be held in France in October.
Contestants will taste a selection of wines. They then have to identify a number of wines served in anonymous decanters. Points are awarded for cultivar, producer, vintage and region. The South African finale will be held in September and the winners will compete in the final, held in Provence.
More information on www.sawtc.co.za.