Shiraz Sa Challenge 2019 Results


171 entries were received for the seventh annual Shiraz SA Challenge, the top 12 as follows: Babylonstoren 2017 Bellingham The Bernard Series Basket Press Syrah

 

Michael Fridjhon: What Do Top-end Wine Prices Really Tell Us?


It should be evident - from the flurry of articles about wine pricing - that my current soap-box issue is the concept of value (perceived or otherwise). Partly

 

Concours Mondial 2019 Results


The 2019 Concours Mondial de Bruxelles was held over 2 to 5 May in Aigle, Switzerland and attracted over 9 180 wines from almost 50 producer countries. Results

 

Kanonkop Paul Sauer 1993


The traditional Old South African Wine Tasting to mark the commencement of judging for the 18th annual Old Mutual Trophy Wine Show took place last night, as

 

The Prescient Cabernet Sauvignon Report 2019


The eighth annual Cabernet Sauvignon Report sponsored by multinational financial services company Prescient is now out. 94 entries were received from 76

 

Why Cheap And Cheerful Is Not Entirely A Bad Thing


Does our new programme of Best Value Tastings (see here) aimed at identifying the best wines selling for between R60 and R100 a bottle reinforce expectations

 

Boekenhoutskloof Franschhoek Vs Stellenbosch Cabernet Sauvignon 2016


Proof that the world can't get enough top-end single variety Cab, Boekenhoutskloof have made two versions of Cabernet Sauvignon since 2015, one from Franschhoek

 

Sa Wine History: Vergelegen After Wa Van Der Stel (plus The Start Of Biltong)


Before his departure from the Cape on 23 April 1708, dismissed governor Willem Adriaan van der Stel oversaw the grape harvest at his showcase estate Vergelegen

 

Cabernet Franc Challenge 2019: Results


Results of the fourth annual Cabernet Franc Challenge convened by Cobie van Oort, wine marketing consultant and organiser of the Cabernet Franc Carnival, were

 

Allée Bleue Black Series Old Vine Pinotage 2017


Grapes for the Allée Bleue Black Series Old Vine Pinotage come from a Piekenierskloof block of ungrafted bush vines planted in 1976, making for a rather

 
 
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