Accra will come alive with wines on Saturday, July 15, as Wines of South Africa (WOSA) and partners bring wine lovers and dealers together at this year’s Wine tasting event scheduled for the Movenpick Ambassador Hotel.
WOSA is bringing together the best wines makers and brands from South Africa for a grand tasting tour, which starts in the morning with a ‘TweetUP’ event for Ghana’s most vibrant social influencers to taste and share their experiences on Twitter. It will be hosted by Allister Kreft & Brad Coetzer with tasting ranging from MCC to Viognier, muscat and cabernet sauvignon.
In the afternoon, there will be a forum to explore business opportunities in the wine trade, for businesses and individuals interested in import and distribution or whole sale of Wines of South Africa. The evening will see invited guests taste some of the best wines South Africa has to offer, at the main wine tasting event.
The grand event is an initiative of WOSA (a non – profit Organization) to promote the world acclaimed South African Wines to consumers around the World.The tour in West Africa and particularly in Ghana is in partnership with JON WILLIAMS Events Company which has joined forces with WOSA to promote quality South African Wines in Ghana.
The team will interact with consumers, Wine distributors and wholesalers as well as the hospitality and Tourism industry in Ghana. The tour will also include a professional Wine Course Training session for Hospitality and Tourism operators like Restaurants, Pubs, Lounges and Hotels.
Over the last few years Ghana has been selected as a strategic destination in West Africa due to many factors which the organizers are hopeful will be the epitome of great hospitality, business and pleasure for all stakeholders in the industry.
Ghana holds an enviable position as a favorite investment destination in the sub–region and with a strong bond of business between South Africa and Ghana.