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Waterford The Jem 2012

Among South Africa’s deluxe wine offerings, The Jem from Waterford in Stellenbosch is one of the better established with the maiden vintage 2004 having...

Org de Rac Die Waghuis new releases

Org de Rac is a Swartland property beyond Moorreesburg and before Piketberg - it has 54ha under vine and is certified to produce organic...

Paserene new releases

Martin Smith, who worked at Vilafonté before starting his own label called Paserene, now has Ndabe Mareda has an investor and a tasting room...

Kottabos new releases

Kottabos functions as something of a second label within the portfolio of Stellenbosch cellar Boschkloof. Wines are made from vineyards not of the farm...

One new Cape Winemakers Guild member announced

Warren Ellis of Neil Ellis Wines has joined the Cape Winemakers Guild, bringing total membership to 50 (Danie Steytler of Kaapzicht steps down as...

Olifantsberg Pinotage 2016

Worcester cellar Olifantsberg enjoys a growing reputation for quality – Silhouette 2013 was one of the top performers in this year’s Signature Red Blend...

BLANKBottle Retirement at “65” 2016

This is a blend of mostly Darling Cinsault plus a little Grenache and Syrah, winemaker Pieter Walser having discovered an under-utilised 1951 vineyard of...

Lismore Barrel Fermented Sauvignon Blanc 2016

The 2016 vintage of the Barrel Fermented Sauvignon Blanc from Lismore in Greyton makes for a decadent drinking experience. The nose displays heady floral...