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Lavo wines is about pleasure, enjoyment, and connecting people around the world.

Share Some Love

Lavo wine has been created with the foresight of connecting people of different backgrounds, and different ideas to share congenial association over a glass of wine. Lavo wine is inspired to create an environment where people can come together, enjoy a glass, and have fun. The wine has been created from love, to be enjoyed with love.


LAVO wines are produced with love in Wellington at a vineyard called De Slange Rivier, founded by a French Huguenot named Louis Fourie in 1699. Our commitment to fuse excellence with satisfaction is uncompromised. The unfailing quality of the brand and its unconventional style gives it a solid stance in the wine market.

Lerato Pretorius is a qualified Project Manager who holds a variety of diplomas in business and banking as well as an MBA.

She spent her early professional years in banking – working for Barclays Bank; Standard Bank South Africa and later Investec Private Bank. Her tenure in retail banking gave her a clear insight into Strategic Financial Management which has helped her in successfully heading and managing value-adding businesses in South Africa.

Lerato, owns  Lavo Wines of Distinctions. Lerato is a Southern African name which means Love, Love thread that keeps the world the world together.  Lavo Wines are  Proudly South African wines and have been a reputable brand in the South African wines industry for over 5 years.  Head offices in Gauteng and KZN Provinces. Lavo Wines of Distinctions is currently available in boutique hotels, and various restaurants and can now be enjoyed in other African countries.

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Nobantu Dube is a young female executive with extensive entrepreneurial drive and passion. 

 Her career began when she worked for Eqtickets as a regional manager for KwaZulu natal at the Afcon 2013 cup.

Shortly she joined Majola & Dube logistics as an office manger. It was this time when she identified opportunities that lead her to establish her own company Fikile Manzi Solutions and became the director. 

 In 2019 she joined Lavo Wines, and that’s when her journey of helping build the brand as the Marketing Manager began. She has been fuelled by the need to push forward a legacy of strong, successful, independent black women under the mentorship of the Lavo Wines (C.E.O) Mrs Lerato Pretorius. 

Nobantu holds a BA in Communications from UNISA and is currently studying towards her BCom degree at Regent Business School.