At the 3rd Edition of London Wine Competition which took place in London on July 07, 2020, Bruce Jack Wines received 3 Silver medals, which is the ultimate seal of approval in the global wine industry. In order to receive this distinction, Bruce Jack Wines needed to score highly in three different categories: Quality, Value and Packaging. The goal of the London Wine Competition is to award and celebrate the wines that wine drinkers actually want to buy, whether at a retail wine store or ordering from the wine list at a London restaurant. Not only does the London Wine [...]
A Short Story by Bruce Jack Author’s note: this is an expanded story based on a braai conversation with my friend Francis Pratt with whom I launched The Berrio wine brand from Elim in 2001. We were discussing how some people can farm, and others simply cannot. It’s not about intent, the ability to work hard or intelligence. Destiny plays a big role. But mostly it’s about how you practice your intent. Building a wine business is a lot like farming. You can never take your foot off the pedal and how and when you apply that pressure will determine your [...]
Team Africa Le Mans was the first African team to take part in the iconic event. Alongside promoting African motor racing and engineering the aim was to raise awareness of Pangolin poaching, a cause the Ichikowitz Family Foundation is working hard to combat.