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Taste Raka's National Wine Challenge Winners at the Juliet Cullinan Wine Show

Taste Raka's National Wine Challenge Winners at the Juliet Cullinan Wine Show

Raka won three double platinum awards at The National Wine Challenge Top 100 competition recently.
National Wine Challenge Special Awards 2019

National Wine Challenge Special Awards 2019

Special Award Winners – Three Categories: Grand Cru Best In Class, Vineyard Consistency, Wine Consistency. Note: Double Gold Medal Award results will be released on Thursday 16th May.
National Wine Challenge / Top 100 SA Wines Results 2019

National Wine Challenge / Top 100 SA Wines Results 2019

Award results for Top 100 / Double Platinum Winners. Information will be provided on Special Awards (Consistency and Grand Cru Best in Class) on Tuesday 14th & Double Gold winners on Thursday 16th.
Raka wine tastings: where to find us in May

Raka wine tastings: where to find us in May

As the cold weather is creeping up on us, it is time to stock up on red wine for the winter. If you cannot make your way to Raka Wines, we will bring the wine to you. Where better to pick your favourite Raka wines than at a wine show near you where you can relax, taste, eat and enjoy a fun-filled day!
Trail run at Raka - Everybody wins!

Trail run at Raka - Everybody wins!

Raka Wines made their premises available to the local Wielie Walie Play School to host a trail run on Saturday 26 January.
Raka Ready to Rock PE

Raka Ready to Rock PE

Raka Wines is ready to rock Port Elizabeth again. After participating in the hugely successful 'I love PE' Wine Show in the revamped Tramways Building in Baakens Valley earlier this year, Raka Wines is returning to Port Elizabeth for another wine event.
Raka to present their wines at the Free State Wine Show

Raka to present their wines at the Free State Wine Show

Bloemfontein is situated more or less in the centre of the country and is the Judicial Capital of South Africa. But it has never been known as a wine drinking capital or the centre of wine interest. This perception is slowly changing, all due to the Free State Wine Show.
The Free State's premier wine and food show, the Wildsfees @ De Ou Kraal takes place at De Ou Kraal outside Bloemfontein

The Free State's premier wine and food show, the Wildsfees @ De Ou Kraal takes place at De Ou Kraal outside Bloemfontein

This is a festival for wine lovers and carnivores. 100 Gourmet venison and game bird dishes can be sampled and more than 100 different wines from 20 wine farms may be tasted. There will also be lamb, chicken and fish dishes to choose from.
Raka Rocks Leriba and La Lucia

Raka Rocks Leriba and La Lucia

Raka wines attended the Oesfees @Leriba in Centurion last weekend and rocked the show with its fabulous wine.
National Wine Challenge Special Awards 2018

National Wine Challenge Special Awards 2018

Special Award Winners – 3 Categories: Grand Cru Best In Class, Vineyard Consistency and Wine Consistency. Double Gold Medal Award results will be released on Friday 25th May.
Raka at Fijn Wyn in Pretoria

Raka at Fijn Wyn in Pretoria

This weekend is the Autumn Wine Festival of Fijn Wyn in Pretoria.
Raka wine is tops in Mpumalanga

Raka wine is tops in Mpumalanga

Wine Producers and their marketing teams have a hard time to decide which of the many wine shows to support. Every major city have at least 3 wine shows a year and they are all advertised as the biggest, the best or the 'not to be missed' if you want to promote your wine. And there seem to pop up a few new ones every year. They are increasingly expensive, and none of them offer anything new.
Raka Biography Shiraz 2015: Consistency is King

Raka Biography Shiraz 2015: Consistency is King

If you are one of many Raka customers who have been looking forward to the release of the new vintage Raka Biography Shiraz, it is now on the market. There may still be some Biography 2013 available from up country outlets, but in the Western Cape you will now find the Raka Biography Shiraz 2015 on the shelves.
Veritas Awards: Gold for Raka Biography Shiraz

Veritas Awards: Gold for Raka Biography Shiraz

The Raka Biography Shiraz re-affirmed its position as the most awarded wine in the Raka range when it won Gold at the recent Veritas Awards. This time round it was the turn of the Biography Shiraz 2015 to be honoured in this way.
Raka Quinary outshines rivals at Michelangelo Awards

Raka Quinary outshines rivals at Michelangelo Awards

There has been a long-standing - but friendly - rivalry between the different wines at RAKA. The most popular wines turned out to be the Biography Shiraz (the winemaker, Josef Dreyer’s favourite) and the Quinary. The Quinary is a Bordeaux style blend comprising all five the Bordeaux varieties (which is much favoured by Piet Dreyer, owner of RAKA wines).
Wines that wow at the Fifth FNB Free State Wine Show

Wines that wow at the Fifth FNB Free State Wine Show

The fifth FNB Free State Wine Show takes place once again at Emoya Estate in Bloemfontein on Thursday 3 and Friday 4 August. Book your date-night to taste a choice selection from the Cape’s best - from scintillating sparklings and crisp whites to voluptuous reds, Cape Ports and fine brandies in the line-up. Around 40 exhibitors will be on show, several of which are already 2017 award winners.
Special Awards – National Wine Challenge 2017

Special Awards – National Wine Challenge 2017

Special Award Results – 3 Categories - Wine Consistency, Vineyard Consistency & Grand Cru Best In Class Winners
Raka ready to rock at WineX

Raka ready to rock at WineX

The end of October is WineX time. It is the last of the big wine shows to hit Gauteng and an opportunity for wine lovers to buy wine ahead of the upcoming festive season.
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Gauteng Loves Raka Quinary!

Gauteng Loves Raka Quinary!

Raka wine is thrilled by the latest achievement of Raka Quinary at the recent WineX in Sandton. For the umpteenth time Raka Quinary was annouced best seller by volume at WineX. This time around it was the newly released Raka Quinary 2012 that walked away with the laurels.