Meridian Wine Merchants

Award Winning Wines
Lua Sutherland
031 705 9510

Lua, welcome to the Midlands Bridal Fair 2017 in KZN. We are so excited to introduce you and your wines to our Brides- and Grooms-to-be!

Tell us a bit about yourselves

Meridian’s national sales team are a passionate and energetic bunch of wine professionals dedicated to the wines we represent. 

In striving to provide excellent service, we focus not only on wine sales and distribution but also on specialised wine and brand marketing with a full range of trade solutions and services. Meridian’s regional Wine List specialists have a thorough knowledge of the wines and farms in our portfolio to advise on wine lists and present wine tastings.

“Meridian Wine Merchants is a company of dedicated people, committed to the outstanding wines that we represent with a focused approach to wine sales, marketing and distribution. We take pride in our service levels and aim to meet the needs of our customers with excellence at all times. We always follow the path of creativity, innovation and vision, ensuring our business edge and reputation as a leading wine sales, marketing and distribution company in South Africa. Most importantly, Meridian must be a great company to work for and it must always be a pleasure to do business with us.” – Gavin Dittmar, Managing Director

Tell people about your business and what you offer

The Meridian Portfolio includes:

  1. Anthonij Rupert Wines (with The Cape of Good Hope, Terra Del Capo and Protea)
  2. Beyerskloof
  3. Buitenverwachting
  4. Cape Point Vineyards (with Splatered Toad),
  5. Cederberg (with V Generations and Ghost Corner)
  6. De Grendel
  7. De Wetshof
  8. Diemersdal (with Matys and MM Louw)
  9. Ernie Els Wines
  10. Haute Cabriere (with Pierre Jourdan)
  11. Guardian Peak
  12. Jean Engelbrecht Wines (with Cirrus, Donkiesbaai and Stellenbosch Reserve)
  13. Ken Forrester (with Petit)
  14. Leopard’s Leap
  15. La Motte (with Pierneef)
  16. Meerlust
  17. Meinert
  18. Mulderbosch (with Fable Wines, Marvelous and Yard Stick)
  19. Paul Cluver
  20. Rupert & Rothschild Vignerons
  21. Rust en Vrede
  22. Saronsberg (with Provenance)
  23. Simonsig
  24. Tokara

Also represented are Billecart Salmon and Barons de Rothschild Champagne.

Linking Wine with People

How did you get into the wedding industry?

Weddings need wine!

How long have you been doing this for?

Launched December 2016.

What do you love most about your job?

Meeting new people.

What can visitors to the Midlands Bridal Fair expect to see from you at the fair?

To taste a selected range of our award winning wines.