Reyneke Chenin Blanc 2010

How to turn consumers green? If we are perfectly selfish, rational beings, why should we purchase wine produced according to environmentally sustainable guidelines when the benefits of green consumption are (at best) very small and typically go to future generations? Questions to ponder while last night drinking Reyneke Chenin Blanc 2010, the Best White and […]

January 7, 2014
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Reyneke Reserve White 2009

Having judged at the fourth annual Nedbank Green Wine Awards over the last two days (results due on 15 November), I was in a “hey, shoo wow” frame of mind last night and decided to open a bottle of Reserve White 2009 from biodynamic producer Reyneke in Stellenbosch. From Sauvignon Blanc, it spent 16 months […]

September 12, 2012
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Reyneke Syrah 2010

Yesterday a visit to Reyneke Wines, winner of the best wine overall from organically grown grapes in the Nedbank Green Wine Awards in 2010 and 2011. This property remains the only one in South Africa to be certified biodynamic and though this approach still attracts scepticism from some quarters, it’s difficult to argue with the […]

March 28, 2012
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Nedbank Green Wine Awards 2011

Results of the third annual Nedbank Green Wine Awards convened by Getaway magazine were announced today. The competition consists of two parts, namely best wines from organically grown grapes and best environmental practices. Best Wines from Organically Grown Grapes Best White, Best Overall Reyneke  Chenin Blanc 2010 Best Red Laibach Ladybird Red 2010 Best Sweet […]

November 17, 2011
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Topical pic: 2010 Nedbank Green Wine Awards judging completed

Judging for the second annual Nedbank Green Wine Awards to be reported on in the December issue of Wine magazine was completed earlier today. The panel consisted of Miguel Chan of Southern Sun Deluxe Hotels, Ginette de Fleuriot of Vinimark, Allan Mullins of Woolworths, Haskell Vineyards winemaker Rianie Strydom and me. There were 50 entries compared […]

October 12, 2010
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