On first appearances, an autobiography entitled Viking in the Vineyard may pique your curiosity. It has a memorable quality to it, but it’s unlikely to inspire you to take it off the bookshelf, less still open a copy and begin reading.

There may be millions of books which pass unnoticed for this — or many other — reasons. The difference here is that of most of my life in the wine industry the name of its author — Peter Vinding-Diers — has popped up in the most unlikely places...

BL Premium

This article is reserved for our subscribers.

A subscription helps you enjoy the best of our business content every day along with benefits such as articles from our international business news partners; ProfileData financial data; and digital access to the Sunday Times and Sunday Times Daily.

Already subscribed? Simply sign in below.



Questions or problems? Email helpdesk@businesslive.co.za or call 0860 52 52 00. Got a subscription voucher? Redeem it now