In addition, the Port2Port platform is revolutionary in its promotion of a Social Media community for wine enthusiasts and experts, which up to now has not existed in South Africa.

The Port2Port platform was established by self-proclaimed “wine lovers”, Vincent Bührer, owner of Saxenburg Wine Estate, and Nicolò Stortiglione Pudel, managing director of Pier2Pier, in their journey to pioneer the art of wine appreciation and build a community of other wine lovers in South Africa.

The platform, which is now fully functional and accepting orders, aims to personalise the online wine experience through a number of features, guiding both beginners in wine appreciation, as well as experienced aficionados, in order to facilitate an online conversation between wine lovers.

Some of the unique online Port2Port features include in-depth tasting notes and pairing suggestions for each wine; weekly newsletters; user-built “Mixed Cases”; profiles on featured farms; a user rating and review system and; archives of Vintage & Specialty Wines as well as; specially curated mixed-case offers.

aims to educate consumers about wine making, farms, regions, styles and vintages in order to facilitate an engaged, unified and large-scale South African wine community.

For more information on Port2Port, visit Alternatively, connect with them on Facebook and on Instagram.