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Saurwein Nom Pinot Noir 2016

The Nom Pinot Noir 2016 from Jessica Saurwein is a step up on her maiden vintage 2015. From the same Kaaimansgat vineyard near Villiersdorp,...

Tim James: Shifts in the national vineyard

Could Robertson soon become known as the Valley of Wine, Roses and Lemons? A wine-producer from the area was telling me recently that Robertson...

Hermit on the Hill Syrah 2015

The Syrah from Stellenbosch property Lievland was a category front runner in the early 2000s when the property was owned by Cape Wine Master...

The Giant Periwinkle Blanc Fumé 2016

Pierre Rabie, an advocate by profession, pleads the case of wooded Sauvignon in his spare time – he’s made his Blanc Fum é from Elim grapes...

John Loubser leaves Steenberg

John Loubser took to Twitter yesterday to announce that he was stepping down as general manager of Constantia property Steenberg in order to concentrate...

W.O. Cape Town announced

A new Wine of Origin District named after Cape Town has been approved by the South African Wine and Spirit Board, the formal announcement...

Petrolhead Red Blend 2016

The produce of Swartland property Meerhof went under the Antebellum label for a while and then Antebellum became Redelinghuys Family Wines and what you’ll...

Top nine wines of May 2017

Here are our nine most highly rated current-release wines of last month: Alheit Vineyards La Colline 2016 – 97 (read original review here) Alheit Vineyards Magnetic...