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Wine Machinery Group | WMG | Some Popular Machines

Stock Barrels and Alternatives

Just a quick reminder that Erica and I have stock of our barrels and alternatives if you find harvest is bigger than expected.   For Trust barrels and Oak alternatives email Erica at erica@wmg.co.za.   For Francois frères and AP John barrels and Amphora email Vanessa at vanessa@wmg.co.za.   Happy Harvesting!
Wine Machinery Group | WMG | Pricelist for foudre and amphora

Pricelist for Foudre and Amphora

  We hope you are well and enjoying all the wonderful rain. Our amphora price list is out for next year, let us know if you are interested and we will put your name down for the tastings in July/August. Lastly, we also have a range of wooden Foudres and Casks available for ferment or…
Wine Machinery Group | WMG | WMG Event

WMG Event

You are invited to join the WMG team for a fun day of mountain biking and trail running at our Winemakers Mountain trail Get-together day. Friday 31st August at Paul Cluver. Entry fee is R150 per person which will include a race pack with a food and drink voucher (bring extra cash to support the…
Wine Machinery Group | WMG | Quercus | High Quality Oak Alternatives

Quercus | High-quality Oak Alternatives

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Wine Machinery Group | WMG | Oeuf De Beaune | New Product Launch

Oeuf De Beaune | New Product Launch

We are excited to announce a  New Product Launch   We have partnered with Oeuf de Beaune, founded in 2016 by Marc Nomblot and Virginie Fournier, to bring you an exciting range of cement products.   They handcraft a range of cement eggs and tanks made from 100% all natural French products -spring water, clay-based…
Wine Machinery Group | WMG | Barrel Hygiene

Barrel Care

Just popping in to remind you of the correct barrel maintenance techniques. 1. Cleaning Used Barrels Once emptied of wine, barrels should be inverted to near the 6 o’clock position, drained and then rinsed with high pressure (100-3,000 psi) cold water for three minutes using a barrel washer with a rotating spray head. Rinsing helps…