About South African Society for Enology & Viticulture

SASEV was founded in 1977. A Board of 14 members from various companies in our industry administers our society. Our office is at Nietvoorbij Research Centre, Stellenbosch.


To serve as a forum for presenting the latest scientific information to all South African wine and grape producers to improve the quality of South African wines and related products, and to make this technology available internationally.


Published bi-annually since 1980. Containing both national and international research in review papers, scientific papers and research notes.


Annually presented - including scientific sessions, panel discussion or workshops, wine tasting and formal dinner dance. International conference presented bi-annually with keynote speakers from overseas.

Short Courses

Specialized refresher courses in enology and viticulture are regularly held to keep abreast with the most recent developments in our industry. Three table grape short courses are annually presented in our winter and summer rainfall areas.

SASEV Sponsors R5000 and more:

South African Wine Lab Association:

SASEV is a member of SACNASP


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SASEV Sponsors

The companies that has sponsored more than R20 000: