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The M&F Agri Wellington Wine Route, winner of the SA Terroir Top Wine Area 2010  would like to invite ALL Wellington producers (members as well as non-members)  to participate in the 7th Wellington Wine Route Quest for the Best  - the quest to find the very best of Wellington.



Ø  Primarily: To identify the top 10 wines and Top Spirit (if there are enough entries to warrant such a title) of Wellington and to market the best of Wellington to the media, opinion-formers and trade in Cape Town, Durban, Johannesburg and beyond.

Ø  Secondarily: To identify stand-out wines, lead varietals and styles and assess the overall quality of wines that originate from Wellington grapes, with a view to stimulate debate. All data obtained in the competition will be used to determine a profile of the wines of Wellington and will be managed by Francois van Niekerk, Technical member of the committee.



· Judging will happen on 21 July  2016 and will be conducted by a panel of five selected from media, viticulturists and winemakers.  No Wellington winemakers will be included in the tasting process.

· Wines will be rated on a 20 point scale, labels out of sight and the quality gauge for the 20 point scoring system will be accepted as follows: 17-20 Outstanding.

· The spirits (if any entered) will be judged by the same panel.




Wellington is die warm hart van die Kaapse Wynlande en trots om die liefde te vier gedurende Valentynsnaweek 2016.

Wynplase en restaurante gaan saamspan om na vore te kom met spesiale aanbiedinge om harte oral warm te laat klop oor Wellington se ongekende skoonheid, weggesteekte hoekies en wynjuwele vir elkeen se smaak.

Maak Wellington jou en jou geliefdes se bestemming en voel die liefde in #heartWellington.

Besoek ons op www.wellington.co.za, FB, Twitter of kontak die Toerismekantoor by 021 864 1378 vir verdere inligting.

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Wellington is the warm heart of the Cape Winelands – the ideal destination to celebrate Valentine weekend in 2016.

Wine farms and restaurants will be teaming up with hot offers in order to spread the love in a town which is known for its unrivalled beauty, tucked away secrets and wine gems for the everyday drinker as well as the connoisseur.

Choose Wellington for your love destination during our #heartWellington weekend.

Visit us on www.wellington.co.za, FB, Twitter or contact the Tourism Office at 021 864 1378

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