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City on a Hill Chenin Blanc 2017

André Bruyns, assistant winemaker to David and Nadia Sadie of the Swartland, has expanded his range of own-label wines, a Chenin Blanc and a...

Mullineux Straw Wine 2017

What to say about the Straw Wine 2017 from Andrea and Chris Mullineux? In a word, it’s massive. From a 37-year-old block of Chenin...

Boekenhoutskloof Noble Late Harvest 2014

Previous vintages of the Noble Late Harvest from Franschhoek cellar Boekenhoutskloof have been among the most profound wines of South Africa’s modern era of...

Will SA wine ever be a great investment?

You’re hanging with the right crowd when you got to taste the 1998, 2002, 2005 and 2006 vintages of the Shiraz from legendary Clare...

Recipe: Pea and watercress soup with Sauvignon Blanc

Light and refreshing Serves 4 Ingredients: 1 tbsp (15ml) olive oil 1 onion, roughly chopped 2 potatoes, peeled and cubed 2 cloves of garlic, crushed 4 cups (1l) chicken or vegetable...

Kanonkop Pinotage 2016

Abrie Beeslaar, winemaker at Stellenbosch property Kanonkop, generally has nothing nice to say about the 2016 harvest on account of hot and dry it...

Laibach Chenin Blanc Sur Lie 2017

In what must represent the best quality to price ratio that we shall see this year, Stellenbosch property Laibach has added the extraordinarily good...

Eileses Capital statement regarding acquisition of Winemag.co.za

San Francisco, August 3 2018 Eileses Capital is glad to have acquired Winemag.co.za as the premier mouthpiece regarding South African fine wine and the intention...