ABSA TOP 10 COMPETITION
The Absa Top 10 competition is organised by the Pinotage Association in the advancement and promotion of wine made from Pinotage grapes. The aim of the annual competition is to identify ten Pinotage wines which will serve as benchmark for the development of distinctive South African Pinotage and illustrate the uniqueness of Pinotage in the international wine world.
Special decals are available to affix to the bottles of winning wines to assist in the marketing of the wines.
PEROLD ABSA CAPE BLEND COMPETITION
The Perold Absa Cape Blend competition is organised by the Pinotage Association to fulfil the wish of several members to launch a competition to the advancement and promotion of a red blended wine of which Pinotage constitutes a significant component.
The aim of the annual competition is to identify five Cape Blend wines which the characteristics are so uniquely distinctive that it could have a meaningful impact on the international wine market to the benefit of South Africa.
Absa Bank, a member of the Barclays group, is proud to be involved with both these unique South African competitions through their sponsorship.