Happy Birthday

A Versus cheers to legendary Steven Seagal on his 62nd birthday!

Think if he was South African, his name would’ve been Stephan Seemeeu, or what would you say?

I love this iGlass

Ping, ping, ping!

New take on an old quote…

‘Wine, the intellectual part of the meal.’  –Alexandre Dumas

I’ve gotta get this joke of my chess…

Check, mate, what cool wine stoppers!

An unconventional chick-magnet!

Versus Red is mellow and smooth, just like George Clooney.

Who ells do you think fits this description?

RoboCop’s sophisticated brother…

Versus Summer Wine Punch

Great way to party and cool down- The Versus Summer Wine Punch.



Peeled chopped fresh fruit6 Cup (96 tbs)

(In Season, Such As Strawberries, Peaches, Mangoes And Pineapple)

Caster sugar2 Tablespoon (Superfine)


Versus White 1 1⁄2 Liter, chilled (8 Cups)

Cointreau 60 Milliliter (2 Measures)

Maraschino liqueur 30 Milliliter (1 Measure)



Place 4-5 cups fruit in punch bowl; sprinkle with sugar; stand 1 hour. Cover fruit with enough ice to fill half the bowl. Pour over wine, Cointreau and maraschino liqueur; stir. Decorate with remaining fruit.

Source: ifood

The Versus Ginger Delight Cocktail

Sometimes the beauty is in the simplicity as my new summer cocktail is super simple yet outrageously delicious.

The Versus Ginger Delight cocktail is a great drink to celebrate and embrace summer.



60ml Versus Red

100ml Ginger ale



Pour both ingredients over ice in a large wine glass. Garnish with slices of lemon, lime and orange, and serve.

Thanx wine!

Love this wine glass!

White Wine Spritzer 101

Spritzers have been around for years and barmen all over the world describe this drink as the easiest of all the cocktails. Wine spritzers make for a ravishing refreshing summer’s drink.

Here’s how to make a white wine spritzer.


- 125ml white wine (Versus will be just right)

- Soda water  or mineral water

- Lime wedge for garnish


- Fill a white wine glass or highball glass with ice.

- Pour in the wine.

- Top with club soda or mineral water.

- Garnish with a lime wedge.

Sorry, my mistake…

Get 1 000ml Versus FREE for every 12 bottles you buy


Terms and Conditions

  1. Competition starts 1 February and closes 28 February 2014.
  2. Open to all residents of South Africa aged 18 or over except employees of the promoter, their families and anyone professionally involved with this promotion.
  3. Participating stores are only Tops at Spar Stellenbosch and Tops at Spar Die Boord.
  4.  To Enter, get a Versus Loyalty card from a participating store. Collect a Versus sticker for every bottle of Versus wine you buy from a participating store and stick it onto the back of your loyalty card. Once you have 12 stickers, complete your details underneath the stickers on the back of the loyalty card and submit it to a participating store.
  5. Multiple entries per person allowed.
  6. For every loyalty card with 12 Versus stickers and contact details, the card holder will receive 1 000 ml Versus free of charge.
  7. Participants may be required to take part in publicity.
  8.  The promoter reserves the right to withdraw or amend this promotion in the event of any unforeseen circumstances outside their reasonable control.
  9. The promoter reserves the right to terminate or temporarily suspend this promotion in the event of technical or other difficulties that might compromise its integrity.
  10. The promoter and their agents accept no responsibility for difficulties experienced in submitting an entry to this promotion.
  11. Entrants are deemed to have accepted these terms and conditions by participating in this promotion.


Promoter: Versus, Stellenbosch Vineyards, R310, Baden Powell Drive, Stellenbosch, 7600

Tel: 021 881 3870, www.versuswines.com, info@versuswines.co.za

Happy b-day!

A Versus cheers to the talented Christian Bale on his 40th birthday!

PS Who’s been your favourite Batman thus far?

Cool T-shirt

The Versus Summertime Cocktail

Here’s a fantastic cocktail recipe for the midweek. The lovely presentation and taste will turn any dinner party into a delightful event.



-90 ml Versus Naturally Sweet Red

-30 ml white rum

-30 ml club soda

-1 tbsp. grenadine

-1 cherry



Shake Versus Red, rum & grenadine with ice. Pour into a rocks glass over ice. Top with club soda & cherry.


Source: sutterhome


Do you think I can go to jail for putting up an ugly wine glass like this on FB?

Wine thought of the day…


Not sure what to make of this wine stopper… Is it something out of The Matrix, Star Wars, or what do you think?

Wine funny for the midweek…

Wine Invitation

Cool idea… The wine glass empties when you take out the invitation. What do you think?


Wine and fashion, always a good combo… What do you think of this wine necklace?

The Sensational Versus Sangria Slushies

For an unconventional summer cocktail idea, try this refreshing Peach & Honey Sangria Slushies recipe. 



  • 1 cup cold Versus White
  • 2 tablespoons orange liqueur
  • 2 tablespoons peach liqueur
  • 1 tablespoon fresh orange juice
  • 1 tablespoon fresh lime juice
  • 1 tablespoon honey
  • 2 cups frozen peaches
  • Garnish (optional): Lime slices and/or orange slices, straws


  1. Place the wine, orange liqueur, peach liqueur, orange juice, lime juice, and honey in blender. Add frozen peaches.
  2. Process until smooth. Pour into glasses.
  3. Garnish as desired.

Source: snappygourmet

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