Enter your Backsberg moment into the #FranscHHoekMoments Instagram competition

Spend a day at Backsberg this weekend meandering through the gardens, browsing in the tasting room or simply relaxing at the restaurant and be sure to capture the moment by filming a 15 second clip of your experience.


Harvest Time in the South African Winelands

Its harvest time in the South African winelands and many great winemakers will tell you that excellent wine starts in the vineyards.


Fine Dining with Craig Cormack and Adoro Wines

For those of us who revel in fine wines, also delight in fine dining and often combine the two for a supreme culinary experience.


We love Sediment and Crystals in Wine

Wine is alive, filled with lots of wonderful organic elements which adds to its unique character, aromas, and flavours. Wine is also chemistry at work, and with so many winemaking styles out there, yo


SAVE up to 40% on the finest Whiskies!

George Bernard Shaw said “Whisky is liquid sunshine.” Allow 5ounces to bring some sunshine into your life with these great deals on top quality spirits!


Sunshine, with a 100% Chance of Chenin

South Africa is renowned for its continual ability to produce top quality Chenin Blanc and have won numerous awards world wine.


Moscato Mania Hits South Africa

Moscato Mania has hit South Africa with a bang!


WIN a luxurious week`s stay at Alluvia Wine Estate to the value of R22,000!

Alluvia Wine Estate is offering 5ounces members an exclusive opportunity to win 7 nights accommodation for two people worth R22,000!


Wines for your Year End Function

The year is drawing to a close and office parties are being organised to send off staff on a jolly note. But what is a good send off without some celebratory vino?


Honest Elgin Wine

There is something almost tangible in wine that is made from the heart. It is the kind of wine that broods, reflects, aches, and sings, all at once in your glass. Wine made with this kind of bare-pal