Cape Bordeaux Red Blends And Why It’s Hip To Be Square

Although Cabernet Sauvignon has been cultivated in South Africa since at least the late part of the 19th century, the Cape Bordeaux Red Blend is a


Bosman Family Vineyards Twyfeling Cinsaut 2018

The Site Specific range from Wellington cellar Bosman Family Vineyards consists of three wines, these being the Optenhorst Chenin Blanc vineyard planted


Mosi Wines New Releases

Mosi Wines is the brand belonging to Joseph Dhafana, sommelier at acclaimed Cape Town restaurant La Colombe, his most recent achievement being recognised


Sa Wine History: Behind Every Great Winemaker At Zonnebloem Was Marie Furter

?South Africa cannot afford to lose men like John de Villiers,? is what the Sunday Times wrote about the owner of Zonnebloem wine farm in Simondium


Food And Wine Appreciation In A Time Of Anxiety And Anger

The individual post to attract the most traffic on this site last week was not, as you might have guessed, the Prescient Chenin Blanc Report but rather


Prescient Chenin Blanc Report 2020: Top 10

Introduction The inaugural Chenin Blanc Report convened by and sponsored by multinational financial services company Prescient is now out.

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Prescient Cape White Blend Report 2020: Top 10

Introduction This year's Cape White Blend Report convened by and sponsored by multinational financial services company Prescient is now out.


Radford Dale Syrah 2017 Vs Nudity Syrah 2018

It?s fascinating tasting the Radford Dale Syrah 2017 next to the Nudity Syrah 2018, given the subtle difference that applies when it comes to winemaking ?


Why Stellenbosch Cabernet Sauvignon Will Always Be A Sure Bet

Consider such fine examples of Syrah as of Boschkloof Epilogue, the Mullineux Single Terroir wines, Porseleinberg and Rall Ava, and it’s difficult to deny that this is the most exciting red wine category in the country right now. That said, you’d be mad to think that deluxe Cabernet Sauvignon is simply going to disappear off the scene.


Sa Wine History: Turning Watermelons Into Wine At Plaisir De Merle

After hearing at the end of March that Distell had put both Alto and Plaisir de Merle on the market, I couldn?t help thinking how satisfying it would be

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