WOSA Events Calendar

 

 

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WoSA South African Wine Course, 1 April 2019, Nairobi Kenya

WoSA Sommelier Cup 2019 Media Launch - Pre Wine & Food Pairing evening 1 April 2019. Nairobi Kenya

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WoSA Wine & Food Cocktail and Exhibition, Nairobi

WoSA Sommelier Cup 2019 Country Round: Semi-Finals, Nairobi

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Discover South Africa Tasting: Shanghai

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Discover South Africa Tasting: Hong Kong

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Upcoming Events

13 May 2019 - Vinexpo Bordeaux, France, 13 - 16 May 2019 - France
Vinexpo Bordeaux will be taking place from 13 to 16 May 2019 at the Bordeaux Exhibition Centre. The event will retain its lively format over the four days punctuated by meetings, discoveries and networking opportunities among the major players in the sector from all over the world. You can read more about the show at www.vinexpobordeaux.com

16 May 2019 - WoSA Introductory South African Wine Course 16 May 2019, Victoria Falls - Zimbabwe
Wines of South Africa (WoSA) will be activating a series of events in Victoria Falls with the objectives being to promote a stronger knowledge base of South African wine.

17 May 2019 - WoSA Sommelier Cup 2019 Country Rounds Semi Final, Victoria Falls - Zimbabwe
Wines of South Africa (WoSA) will be running the fourth WoSA Sommelier Cup 2019 competition. Zimbabwe is one of the selected countries who will be competing for the ultimate honour. This is destined to be the experience of a lifetime.

20 May 2019 - London Wine Fair 2019 - UK
The 39th edition of London Wine Fair is coming to Olympia on 20-22 May 2019.

2 June 2019 - WoSA Sommelier 2019 Cup Country First Round: Online exam - Germany
Wines of South Africa (WoSA) will be running the fourth WoSA Sommelier Cup 2019 competition. Germany is one of the selected countries who will be competing for the ultimate honour. This is destined to be the experience of a lifetime. Here is your opportunity to enter!

2 June 2019 - North American Road Show, USA & Canada - USA
In a similar format to last year, the North American Team are once again planning a Road Show for 2019. Preliminary details follow. Once we have solidified interest, we will reply to all producers who expressed interest to let you know who we can take.

18 July 2019 - WoSA West Africa Tour 18-20 July 2019 - Accra, Ghana and Lagos, Nigeria
Following a successful Wines of South Africa (WOSA) West Africa Grand Tasting Tour last year in Lagos, Nigeria and Accra, Ghana. WOSA is organizing the fifth tour starting in Lagos, Nigeria and then on to Accra, Ghana from the 18th – 20th July 2019.

23 July 2019 - Int. Bulk Wine & Spirits Show, USA, 23 - 24 July 2019 - USA
TBC

23 July 2019 - WoSA Sommelier Cup Country Round: Semi-Finals, Ghana - Accra, Ghana and Lagos, Nigeria
Wines of South Africa (WoSA) will be running the fourth WoSA Sommelier Cup 2019 competition. Ghana is one of the selected countries who will be competing for the ultimate honour. This is destined to be the experience of a lifetime.

14 August 2019 - SWE,USA, 14-16 August 2019 - USA
TBA

18 August 2019 - TexSom USA , 18-20 August 2019 - USA
TBA

1 September 2019 - WineFest South Africa - UK
WineFest South Africa will kick off the South African Wine Festival with a fun filled consumer wine tasting held throughout the day and evening, where visitors can enjoy a wide range of South African wines in a relaxed and vibey atmosphere, with music and food trucks.

2 September 2019 - South African Wine Festival Restaurant Safari - UK
In partnership with The Buyer, Wines of South Africa will organise a tour of four restaurants in London with a group of 8 – 10 sommeliers.

3 September 2019 - WoSA Winemaker's Braai - UK
On the evening of the day that the New Wave South Africa tasting is held in London (please note, New Wave is not an event run by Wines of South Africa) we will host an evening winemakers’ braai for UK journalists.

5 September 2019 - South Africa’s Excellent Adventure - UK
This event is targeted at independent wine merchants and will be run in conjunction with specialist magazine, The Wine Merchant.

8 September 2019 - Ontdek Zuid Afrika Tasting Amsterdam - Netherlands
The Netherlands is the 3rd biggest export market for South African wines in value and the average packaged export price is growing. South Africa holds a strong share of around 20%, the second biggest category after France. The Netherlands has educated consumers and dynamic sommeliers and independent merchants who are interested in discovering premium wines with an interesting story. There is a keen interest for South Africa both in wine and tourism. Wines of South Africa will once again be partnering with Perswijn Magazine to host a generic tasting in Amsterdam. The focus will be on independents and on-trade and in the afternoon on consumers. We will also be hosting the 2019 Cape Winemaker’s Guild auction masterclass during the event.

9 September 2019 - WoSA Generic Tasting, Europe - Sweden
On the 9th of September WoSA Sweden is arranging a trade tasting in the heart of the Old Town in Stockholm. This tasting will be something completely different which has never been done before.

21 September 2019 - WoSA Sommelier Cup 2019 Final - Vineyard Hotel, Cape Town - South Africa
From January 2019, Wines of South Africa (WoSA) will be running the fourth WoSA Sommelier Cup competition. A select number of countries will be competing for the ultimate honour. This is destined to be the experience of a lifetime.

15 October 2019 - WoSA Canada Generic Tasting Tour, 15-17 October 2019 Toronto & Montreal Canada - Canada
Morning sit down seminar by invitation only for media and trade/liquor boards. Walk around tasting for trade in the afternoon followed by consumer walk around tasting in the evening.

25 October 2019 - WoSA Grand Tasting Zimbabwe 2019 , Victoria Falls Zimbabwe - Zimbabwe
WOSA Grand Tasting Zimbabwe 2019

17 November 2019 - WoSA South African Wine Course - Mozambique
TBC

17 November 2019 - WoSA Wine & Food Pairing Dinner 17-19 November 2019, Maputo Mozambique - Mozambique
TBC

2 December 2019 - World Bulk Wine Exhibition 2-3 December, Amsterdam Netherlands - Netherlands
An event that gathers, during only two days, 75% of the bulk wine supply that is exported worldwide.