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Fram Cinsault 2016

Thinus Krüger of Fram gets in on the Cinsault act with this maiden release 2016, grapes sourced from Henk Laing’s farm on the Skurfberg...

Beaumont New Baby 2016

The relatively new white blend known as New Baby from Bot River property Beaumont is priced above the extremely accomplished Hope Marguerite Chenin Blanc...

A visit to Weingut LacknerTinnacher

Judging for this year's Concours Mondial du Sauvignon is taking place in Styria, Austria. Yesterday a visit to LacknerTinnacher outside the village of Gamlitz...

Top wines of February 2018

Here are our six most highly rated current-release wines of last month: Nuwedam Old Vine Chenin Blanc 2017 – 94 (read original review here) Carinus Family...

Alternative Varieties Report 2018

Winemag.co.za is pleased to present the first annual Alternative Varieties Report focusing on single-variety wines which fall outside the mainstream. 52 white wine entries and...

Catherine Marshall Chenin Blanc Fermented in Clay 2016

Though this wine was fermented and matured for 11 months in a combination of clay amphorae and older oak, it’s not particularly funky. On...

Vega Sicilia Unico 2005

The high reputation of Spanish winery Vega Sicilia is well established and ratings from Winemag.co.za are unlikely to influence the market but it is...

Paul Cluver Noble Late Harvest 2017

Paul Cluver Wines in Elgin has released its first Noble Late Harvest in three years. From Riesling, there were two pickings involved, the first...