Tag Archives: Nelson Mandela

• Mandela’s Kin Talks His Legacy & the Family Wine Business

Mandela’s Kin Talks His Legacy & the Family Wine Business

The name Nelson Mandela may not conjure up images for reds and whites but, perhaps, it will in the future. In keeping with South Africa’s rich wine culture, the Mandela family has set out to extend their patriarch’s legacy to a product the whole world enjoys. In 2010, with Nelson Mandela’s blessing, his daughter and granddaughter created House of […]

• Nelson Mandela’s Family Launches Wine Venture

Nelson Mandela’s Family Launches Wine Venture

It’s no surprise that South African wines will be poured at this weekend’s South Beach Wine & Food Festival, but the name of one line takes you aback: Mandela, as in Nelson Mandela, the nation’s Nobel Peace Prize-winning former president. The elder statesman’s daughter Makaziwe and granddaughter Tukwini, who began immersing themselves in grape culture […]