Author Archives: Natalie Davids

The Perfect Wines for Easter Weekend… and their Food Pairings including Chocolates!

wine and chocolate parings for easter

As we near a well-deserved Easter holiday break, filled with over indulging chocolate Easter eggs, seasonal foods and of course glorious wine, we would like to share our Top 4 Easter Wines with you and a sneak peak of what food pairing work well with these popular limited wines…including chocolate pairing suggestions!

Virtual Wine Tasting – 5 Reasons Why You Should Book One

virtual South African wine tastings

At the onset of a global pandemic in the digital age, everyone seems to be rediscovering the power of the internet. From Zoom classrooms, Instagram live birthdays, to Facebook live weddings and (why not?), but what we enjoy the most is the virtual wine tasting. So much so we are offering our own! Here are […]

South African Wine Tasting at Farnham Maltings Christmas Fair on Sat 12 Dec 2020

christmas wine market

Sippers and Spitters @ Christmas Fair Christmas market wine tasting – Join Sippers and Spitters at the Farnham Maltings, Bridge Square, Farnham, Surrey, GU9 7QR on Saturday 12th December 2020 from 10am-9pm to taste some amazing boutique South African wine, not available elsewhere in London. There will also be some Vegan wines to taste as well […]

South African Wine Tasting at Surrey Food Festival April 2019

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South African Wine Tasting at Surrey Food Festival 2019 – Sippers and Spitters Join Sippers and Spitters at the annual Surrey Food Festival at Older Deer Park in Richmond from Saturday 27th April to Sunday 28th April 10am-7pm to taste some amazing boutique South African wine. There will be some Vegan wines to taste as well […]

WHAT IS VEGAN WINE? IS ALL WINE NOT VEGAN?

South African wine vegan

What is Vegan wine? So, what is vegan wine? This is a question that we get asked very often. With the rise of Veganism in the UK, we thought we’d try to explain. It would be easy to think that all wine is Vegan. Isn’t it just made from fruit – grapes? While the production […]

How To Host A Wine Tasting Party

People at a Sippers and Spitters wine tasting party

Having the girls around for drinks is always fun, but coming up with new things to do is difficult. Why not mix things up by hosting a wine tasting party. Wine tasting parties are a fun and classy activity you can organise in the comfort of your own home. They are perfect for family get-togethers, […]

Famous South African Wines

South African Wines - Hermanuspietersfontein Kaalvoet Meisie 2015

Our Wine Origins South African wines stretch back into the 17th century. South Africa is the oldest ‘New World’ country and produces many different styles of wine. Most wine production is located in the southwestern part of the country, called the Western Cape. The wine sold by SippersandSpitters is produced from varied natural environments, including factors […]