Wonga Nongqotho - Winning Wine Steward - 2016 Cape Legends Interhotel Challenge

This year's winning wine steward, Sibonele Nongqotho (Wonga), representing Cape Grace, Zonnebloem & Bain’s will be embarking on a brilliant opportunity of a ten-day travel experience with Distell including London, a two day stay at the superb The Montague on the Gardens - Red Carnation while working closely with the 67 Pall Mall sommelier team - the most exclusive wine club in the heart of St James, then on to Scotland with visits to top distilleries; Deanstone and Bunnahabhain. On the itinerary… France, Bisquit in stunning Cognac and finally an introduction to a world of wines in Bordeaux, La Cité du Vin! He will be awarded with a top bursary from the Cape Wine Academy and have the opportunity of attending the launch of the prestigious Platter Wine Guide, tasting a large and varied selection of South Africa’s finest wines in the company of some of the country’s most experienced and trusted palates.