Newton Johnson Full Stop Rock 2017


Newton Johnson in Upper Hemel en Aarde, Full Stop Rock selling for around R180 a bottle the understudy to Granum which sells for R345 or so. The 2017

 

Best Value Chenin Blanc Tasting 2019


Results of the Best Value Chenin Blanc Tasting aimed at finding the best examples of this variety costing between R60 and R120 a bottle are now out. The

 

Nederburg Appoints Lizelle Gerber As New Head Winemaker


Lizelle Gerber is joining Nederburg Wines in Paarl as its new head winemaker from 1 August. Nederburg is part of the newly-formed Libertas Vineyards and

 

Champagne & Sparkling Wine World Championships 2019: Results


Results of Champagne & Sparkling Wine World Championships 2019 were announced recently. 185 gold medals and 212 silver medals were awarded to

 

Restaurant Review: Ncw, Melville


Something fabulous seems to be happening to the Johannesburg restaurant scene. Increasing numbers of young, black, highly trained, South African

 

The Top 5 Best Value Shiraz Wines In Sout Africa

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Seeking to find the best examples of Shiraz between the R60 and R120 price points, the wines were tasted blind by our three judges: Joanne Gibson, Ndaba Dube and Trizanne Barnard with scoring done according to the 100-point quality scale.

 

Bosman Family Vineyards Optenhorst Chenin Blanc 2016


The Bosmans of Bosman Family Vineyards own the third oldest Chenin Blanc vineyard in South Africa, this Wellington block planted in 1952. Winemaker Corlea

 

Tim James: Voting On Stellenbosch And Swartland Syrah


A New Zealander with an undoubted right to an opinion - Neil McCallum, founder of the famous Dry River estate - recently told a seemingly sympathetic

 

Best Value Pinotage Tasting 2019


Results of the inaugural Best Value Pinotage Tasting aimed at finding the best examples of this variety costing between R60 and R100 a bottle are now out.

 

Merlot Report 2019


The third annual Merlot Report convened by Winemag.co.za with the backing of official producer body Hallo Merlot is now out. 53 entries were received from 45 producers and these were tasted blind (lab

 
 
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