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The Old Vine Series Skerpioen 2016

The 2016 vintage was hot and dry and this wine from a Swartland field blend of Chenin Blanc and Palomino planted between 1958 and...

Elemental Bob Retro Series new releases (2)

In addition to three white wines in the Elemental Bob Retro Series (reviewed here), Craig Sheard also has two reds, tasting notes and scores...

Crystallum new releases

That time passes surprisingly quickly is borne out by the fact Peter-Allan Finlayson’s first bottling of his boutique label Crystallum wines was back in...

Gabriëlskloof Landscape Series new releases

The Landscape Series made at Gabriëlskloof by Peter-Allan Finlayson are starting to look very collectible indeed. Tasting notes and scores for the current releases...

Bartinney Hourglass Chardonnay 2015

If South Africa’s premium white wines are generally of a higher standard than our reds as many commentators argue, then why isn’t this reflected...

Vriesenhof Chardonnay 2011

Stellenbosch property Vriesenhof yesterday unveiled new-look packaging while simultaneously announcing that all wines will now appear under one label, the Paradyskloof second label no...

Mary le Bow 2003 – 2014

Mary le Bow is a joint venture between Bruce Jack of Flagstone fame and the Frater family who farm in the hills above Ashton....

Elemental Bob Retro Series new releases

If you like you’re a wine drinker prepared to deviate from the mainstream, then you should definitely check out what Craig Sheard is doing...