Never Giving Up On Pinotage

Pinotage being a cross between Pinot Noir and Cinsault, it is always curious to me that it is typically the former rather than the latter that gets called


International Wine & Spirit Competition 2019 Results

The results of the SA judging sessions of the International Wine and Spirits Competition 2019 have been announced. Local wines winning gold (95+ on the


2019 Cwg Auction Wines Rated

The 35th Nedbank CWG Auction is open to the public and will be held at the Spier Conference Centre outside Stellenbosch on Saturday, 5 October 2019 (buyer


Kaapzicht New Releases ? 2019

The Steytler family have farmed Kaapzicht in Bottelary, Stellenbosch since 1946 and it?s gladdening to see the enthusiasm and, yes, passion that fourth


Tim Atkin Mw South Africa Special Report 2019

The seventh annual South Africa Special Report by Tim Atkin MW has just been launched. Major achievers were as follows: Winemakers of the Year: Eben Sadie


Bosman Family Vineyards Optenhorst Chenin Blanc 2017

The Optenhorst Chenin Blanc from Bosman Family Vineyards comes from a Wellington vineyard planted in 1952, the third oldest in the country. It was on the


Standard Bank Chenin Blanc Top 10 Challenge 2019 Winners

Results of the sixth annual Standard Bank Chenin Blanc Top 10 Challenge, convened by the producer body known as the Chenin Blanc Association, are now out.


Absa Perold Cape Blend Competition 2019 Results

Results of the ninth annual Absa Perold Cape Blend Competition were announced earlier today, the top five wines (out of 44 entries) as follows: Asara


Win A Mixed Case Of Cape Bordeaux Red!

We?re offering you the chance to win a six-bottle mixed case of top-performing wines from this year?s Cape Bordeaux Red Blend Report. Wines on offer


Tim James: Tasting The Mullineux New Releases

Which of two contradictory things is harder to believe: (1) That Chris and Andrea Mullineux?s Syrah and White Blend are now already into their second

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