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Akkura 2018

Akkura 2018 is the result of a partnership between Raphael Paterniti and Marta Gobbo of wine retailers Openwine and Giuseppe La Gattuta of Sebisa...

Daschbosch Avon Clairette Blanche 2018

Daschbosch, part of UniWines which is the second biggest primary producer in South Africa with some 3 000ha of vineyard under cultivation, was one of...

10-Year-Old Wine Report 2019: Call for Entries

One of the most important measures of great wine is that it should be age-worthy and with this in mind, Winemag.co.za is running the...

Trizanne Signature Wines Sauvignon Blanc 2018

What gives Sauvignon Blanc its broad popular appeal can also be its undoing in that those piercing aromatics and flavours combined with crisp, occasionally...

Tim James: What Have the Supermarkets to offer Serious Wine Lovers?

The top end of Cape wine – and the upper-middle range - gets increasingly costly (no judgement here – just saying!). The bottom shelf...

Fairview The Grenaches

Sommelier-at-large Higgo Jacobs has collaborated with Fairview to produce The Grenaches, a Blanc and a Noir, tasting notes and ratings as follows: Fairview Grenache Blanc...

Sijnn new releases

Sijnn, the project begun by David Trafford of De Trafford and partners in Malgas, has released dual vintages of its top-end red blend, the...

Distell launches new premium wine company

Producer-wholesaler Distell has launched Libertas Vineyards and Estate as a new stand-alone company with ownership of all the premium wine brands. This marks a shift...