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Merlot Report 2018: Call for entries

Winemag.co.za is pleased to announce the second annual Merlot Report in association with the official producer body known as the Merlot Forum. Wines will be...

10 Year Old Wine Awards 2018: Results

Winemag.co.za is pleased to present the 10 Year Old Wine Awards 2018 - featuring wines from the 2008 vintage. 56 entries from 27 producers were...

Wine Reviews

Meerlust Cabernet Sauvignon 2014

If the Cabernet Sauvignon from Stellenbosch property Meerlust has tended to be rather too thin and green in recent times, the 2014 vintage is...

Boekenhoutskloof Franschhoek Cabernet Sauvignon 2015

While recent vintages of Franschhoek Cabernet Sauvignon from Boekenhoutskloof seemed made in a fashion rather too eager to please, which is to say with...

Wine News

Cabernet Franc Challenge 2018: Results

Results of the third annual Cabernet Franc Challenge convened by Cobie van Oort, wine marketing consultant and organiser of the Cabernet Franc Carnival, were...

Top wines of March 2018

Patatsfontein Chenin Blanc 2017 – 96 (read original review here) Van Loggerenberg Kameraderie Chenin Blanc 2017 – 96 (read original review here) Boschkloof Epilogue Syrah 2016...

Reports

Results of the Wine Label Design Awards 2018

Results of the fourth annual Wine Label Design Awards proudly sponsored by self-adhesive label supplier Rotolabel were announced earlier this evening at the Cavalli...

Results of the Beer Label Design Awards 2018

Results of the inaugural Beer Label Design Awards proudly sponsored by self-adhesive label supplier Rotolabel were announced earlier this evening at the Cavalli Wine...

Opinion and Analysis

Marthélize Tredoux: Off to the London Wine Fair

Come May, I’m putting on my big wine writer pants and catching a plane to London Town to go check out what the London...

Tim James: Some of the other wines available from Mullineux

Given the glamour, it’s easy to overlook just how much sheer hard work lies behind the most successful of the new wave of ardent...

Food

Recipe: Hot cross buns

Especially for Easter. Ingredients: Makes 12 4 cups (500g) flour 1 tbsp (15ml) all spice 1 tbsp (15ml) cinnamon ½ tsp (2.5ml) ground cloves ½ tsp (2.5ml) nutmeg 60g (70ml) castor sugar 15g...

Recipe: Indian chickpea fritters with tzatziki

Perfect post-work snack. Serves 4 Ingredients: 400g dried chickpeas, soaked overnight in cold water 2 tbsp (30ml) olive oil 1 onion, finely chopped 1 clove of garlic, crushed 1 tsp (5ml)...

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