BENICE ATUFUNWA - GOOD HOUSEKEEPING MAGAZINE For Ntsiki Biyela, setting out to be South Africa’s first Black, female winemaker was never a goal of hers. Neither was becoming a winemaker. “I got a scholarship to study winemaking. It wasn’t something I was interested...
Lioness Of Africa Many wine lovers from around the globe already know that South Africa is famous for producing some of the most exciting wines. But how many are familiar with the ground-breaking Aslina Wines, created by the country’s first black woman winemaker,...
Lauren Buzzeo - WINE ENTHUSIAST Growing up in Mahlabathini, a semirural town in KwaZulu-Natal on South Africa’s Eastern Cape, wine was not a part of Biyela’s life. But that didn’t stop her from applying for, and ultimately accepting, a scholarship to learn about...
Ntsiki Biyela: Award-winning vintner, and the woman behind Aslina. http://www.702.co.za/articles/334589/ntsiki-biyela-award-winning-vintner-and-the-woman-behind-aslina-wines?UTM=whatsapp_article_share
Aslina Umsasane 2016, wins Gold Medal at the Michelangelo International Wine and Spirits Awards 2018