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New wines to gain Franschhoek Appellation Grand Prestige certification

Appellation Grand Prestige is a special designation for Franschhoek’s best wines. The initiative was launched in 2014 and initially the focus was on three...

Two new Cape Winemakers Guild members announced

The two new Cape Winemakers Guild members were announced earlier today: Sebastian Beaumont of Beaumont Family Wines and Carl van der Merwe of DeMorgenzon,...

Buy now! Top 20 wines available from Wine Cellar

Wine Cellar, our preferred wine merchant, has the majority of our top 20 wines of 2015 available for purchase: Wine of the Year: Sadie Family...

Winemag.co.za Top 20 wines 2015

Editor Christian Eedes selects his top 20 wines of the year based on quality, value, availability and excitement. Wine of the Year Sadie Family Wines Columella...

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New owners of Vergenoegd announced

Vergenoegd in Stellenbosch was owned by the Faure family from 1820 but was sold earlier in the year, the new owner being the German...

Kanonkop’s Abrie Beeslaar is IWSC Winemaker of the Year

During the International Wine & Spirit Competition awards banquet held last night in London, Kanonkop's Abrie Beeslaar was announced as Winemaker of the Year,...

Book review: My Kind of Wine by John Platter

John Platter founded what is today Platter’s South African Wine Guide in 1979 and ran it until 1997. He’s back with a new wine...
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