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Married Two Wine was founded by two individuals passionate about wine and one another. They invite you to join their explorative and fun-filled vinous journey that will help you discover your own. Whether you just enjoy drinking a good glass of wine, want to improve your wine knowledge, wow your guests, or looking at elevating your own wine brand, we can assist.

White Wine in Winter? Hell yeah!
Today we are celebrating International #DRINKCHENIN Day and Chenin is something South Africa does so well. It is a wine that fares well at different price levels but once you stick your neck out and try some pricier examples, it will be love at first sight! We have some exciting articles and features to share in July, so watch this space.

 

 

    Kasteelberg SHIRAZ 2018

    Kasteelberg SHIRAZ 2018

    Goodness from the heart of the SwartlandWhat a pleasure to rediscover the Riebeek wine valley after our Covid-slumber and get right back on the Swartland Shiraz horse. The festive memories of this adored part of the Cape Winelands flashed back as olive trees,...

    Celebrating International #DRINKCHENIN Day!

    Celebrating International #DRINKCHENIN Day!

     "What we do well in South Africa, we do great." – Samarie Smith DIPWSET   IF wine counted under South Africa's big five, Chenin Blanc would be its roaring King of the bushveld, claiming its territory wherever it goes! So come winter rain or some of the Cape's...

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    THE JOURNALIST

    Follow my blog for heartfelt stories from the winelands, summaries of the diverse food and wine offerings, reviews, news, travels and meet the wonderful individuals that make enjoying wine possible.

    THE ARTIST

    Malawian born, I remain a barefooted child at heart. Since graduating from Visual Arts at the University of Stellenbosch, wine became an integral part of my career. I celebrate both my personal wine experiences and deep respect for nature through every piece I create.

    PHOTOGRAPHY

    The power behind the picture.

    Samarie is a professional photographer, specialising in portraits, landscapes, oenology, styled food & wine photography, families, animals and art photography. Packages are available on request.

    THE SOMMELIER

    The Italian everybody wants at their dinner table.  If he is not out fishing or watching Grand Prix, you will find Georgio in the kitchen cooking with a glass of wine – true to his Italian heritage. Georgio has been in the hospitality industry for 28 years; the last 17 years as a Sommelier.

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    Lockdown has changed our social behaviour and limited our public interactions. But, not all is lost. I have curated unique food and wine experiences to enjoy in the comfort of your own home.

    RECOMMENDED INDUSTRY EVENTS AND TASTINGS:

    A collection of upcoming events we highly recommend you attend.

    23 & 24 APRIL
    SA Cheese Festival Pop-Up – Darling

     

    29 APRIL
    Buxton’s Wine Show – Mount Edgecombe

     

    30 APRIL
    SA Cheese Festival Pop-Up – Stellenbosch

     

    30 APRIL – 1 MAY
    Cool Wine Festival – Elgin

     

    30 APRIL – 1 MAY
    Pick n Pay Wine & Food Festival – Cape Town

     

    14 MAY
    Nuy Valley Festival – Worcester

    28 MAY
    Vintage & Vine Faire – Tulbagh

    WORK WITH US

    Get our offering behind your own brand.

    Private and corporate wine tastings

    Tastings can be conducted in the following languages: English, Afrikaans, Italian, Greek and Portuguese.

    Wine Service training

    Comprehensive front of house service training for restaurants and wine estate tasting rooms.

    Wine lists

    Compiling and consultation on wine list in all food and beverage outlets.

    Private Sommelier

    Hosting and professional wine service for bespoke, private events. Assisting clients in stocking private wine cellars and valuating private wine collections.

    Wordsmith

    Catering to all your copywriting needs, including press releases and wine tastings notes.

    Professional Photography

    Wine events, portraits, harvests, food photography & styling and marketing content.

    Social Media

    Content creation and marketing campaigns, including copy, photography and design.

     

    Brand Management

    We work together with Smart Octopus to bring you short- and long-term marketing strategies  including customer email journeys, website design, ecommerce strategy, social advertising and more.

    Freelance Journalist

    Food, wine and travel articles, reviews and interviews.

    PREFERRED PARTNERS

    We work with  the best partners for your brand