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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...

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...

Costa del Swart Cinsault 2016

Ewan Mackenzie (aka The Wine Thief) is a sommelier-at-large who also dabbles in the production of small-batch wines. One of his labels is Costa...

Radford Dale Frankenstein Pinotage 2015

Towards the end of last year, Jacques de Klerk of The Winery of Good Hope showed me the 2016 vintage of the top-end Radford...

Nuwedam Old Vine Chenin Blanc 2017

First wine to bear the Certified Heritage Vineyards seal as devised by the Old Vine Project is Nuwedam Old Vine Chenin Blanc 2017, grapes...

Mullineux Old Vines White 2016

Andrea Mullineux of Mullineux Family Wines counts the creation of the Chenin-based white blend as one of the major achievements to arise out of...