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Thistle & Weed Brandnetel Chenin Blanc 2017

Viticultural consultant Etienne Terblanche and winemaker Stephanie Wiid of Thistle & Weed, whose approach is to seek out interesting pockets of vineyard from around...

Mount Sutherland Syrah 2015

For aficionados of Syrah, that under the Mount Sutherland label made by Daniël de Waal from vineyards planted at 1 500m above sea level...

DA Hanekom Familie Witteberg Chenin Blanc 2017

Andri Hanekom, the new winemaker at Bloemendal, also has very smart Chenin Blanc called Witteberg under his own DA Hanekom Familie Wyne label. Grapes...

Wildehurst The Wilde 2017

The Wildehurst cellar is situated in the Swartland village of Koringberg and it is here that Sheree Nothnagel makes an array of characterful, well-priced...

Alheit Vineyards Huilkrans Chenin Blanc 2017

Asked why SA top-end wines seem to get better almost year on year, Chris Alheit of Alheit Vineyards gives two reasons: 1) scrutiny –...

Porseleinberg Syrah 2016

Porseleinberg, the Swartland property owned by Boekenhoutskloof, has just released the 2016 vintage of its Syrah and it’s probably the least esoteric vintage to...

Cirrus Syrah 2015

Cirrus Wines is a partnership between Jean Engelbrecht of Rust en Vrede in Stellenbosch and the Duncan family of Silver Oak in Napa Valley,...

Reyneke Chenin Blanc 2016 vs Reyneke Natural Chenin Blanc 2016

The Chenin Blanc from biodynamci producer Reyneke Wines in Stellenbosch has always been top notch but In 2016, Stellenbosch grower Johan Reyneke and winemaker...