Johan du Toit and Oliver Kirsten have founded multiple companies as a partnership, with The Grape Grinder and Cape Fynbos Wines and Spirits being their most notable achievements. With these two businesses they have made a mark on the global wine industry as well as the more recent phenomenon of craft gins.
The Grape Grinder Wine Company was founded in 2010 with the express aim of showcasing South African wine to an international audience. The creative energy in South African wine industry, both in terms of design style and winemaking innovation, served as the basis of their business.
These wines have gone from strength to strength, delivering on quality and flair for more than a decade.
More recently, the Case Fynbos Bubbly and Bag-in-Box range has taken South Africa by storm, selling record numbers and amassing a cult following.