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Congratulations to our Marketing Manager, Nikita Reeves on being selected as one of WineLand Media’s 30 under 30 movers and shakers in the industry for 2024.

Nikita Reeves says she had no clue what to expect when she stepped into the world of wine, but she knew she was in for an adventure. Venturing into the wine scene came as a complete surprise for Nikita Reeves (29), marketing manager at the Cape Wine Academy. In 2014, she started in the logistics industry before entering recruitment, where she discovered her passion for marketing.

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Let’s raise a glass to the latest Cape Wine Academy Diploma Wine Course graduates
The Cape Wine Academy introduces the 14 students who have successfully completed the challenging third-level Diploma Wine Course. “This is a significant achievement that requires asserted theory study hours as well as diverse wine tasting practice to gain an in-depth appreciation of global wines in the context of South Africa,” says Cape Wine Academy principal, Heidi Duminy. “We are very proud of this diverse group of graduates who are poised to use this valuable education to contribute to many spheres inside and outside the wine industry as well as the people within their circle of influence.”
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The Cap Classique Academy, in collaboration with Nathalie Schranz of Lalilu, is excited to announce the launch of the Cap Classique First Star Course in German.

This extension of the popular first level Cap Classique course extends the joy of South Africa’s finest bottle-fermented bubbly to an even broader German-speaking audience. Nathalie is a German national and Cape Sommelier who has called the Cape her home for the past 15 years. She is a wine tour guide who loves teaching and sharing the pleasure of South African wines with tourists and the German community in the Cape as well as overseas.

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