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Leopold7

Leopold7 is an ale brewed in Belgian and launched in South Africa by Belgian Alexandre Tilmans and American Marquis Brown in 2014, the intention...

L’Avenir Pinotage 2009 vs. L’Avenir Grand Vin Pinotage 2005

While Pinotage has improved immeasurably since the late 1990s, I have to confess I still don’t drink it that often – it remains curious...

Kottabos Grenache Syrah 2016

Reenen Borman of Boschkloof, seemingly uncontainable when it comes to new winemaking ventures, has just released Kottabos 2016, the name referring to an ancient...

Groot Constantia Gouverneurs Reserve 2005

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Thelema Rabelais 2010

The flagship red blend from Stellenbosch property Thelema called Rabelais came about in the aftermath of Gyles Webb’s resignation from the Cape Winemakers Guild...

Stellenrust Chenin Blanc 2016

Stellenrust in Stellenbosch does amazing things with Chenin Blanc, the standard label 2016 right up there with its more expensive cuvees. From vineyards none...

Rudera De Tradisie Chenin Blanc 2009

The Rudera brand has had its ups and downs in recent times but finally seems to have a happy and potentially prosperous future ahead...

De Wetshof Bon Vallon Chardonnay 2009

I’m generally sceptical of the burgeoning sub-category that is unwooded Chardonnay – most of the stuff is dry white for people who don’t like...
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