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Old Mutual Trophy Wine Show 2010: Simon Tam interview

China is the world’s most populated countries with 1.3 billion inhabitants. It has the world’s third biggest GDP (at purchasing power parity exchange rates)...

Old Mutual Trophy Wine Show 2010: Dr Tony Jordan interview

During the course of the 2010 Old Mutual Trophy Wine Show, international judge Dr Tony Jordan chairs the panel that is responsible for reviewing...

Old Mutual Trophy Wine Show 2010: Alex Hunt interview

Alex Hunt is the most likeable, well-spoken heretic you could possibly come across. Past captain of the Oxford University blind wine-tasting team and now...

Haskell IV 2007

“It takes 20 years to become an overnight sensation,” says Grant Dodd, general manager of Haskell Vineyards. In which case the Stellenbosch property owned...

Waterford Cabernet Sauvignon 2007

It was my wife’s birthday yesterday and being a woman of healthy appetites, she opted for a celebratory lunchtime steak. HQ restaurant and bar...

Vilafonté Series C 2006

If Them Crooked Vultures, the alliance between Queens of the Stone Age's Josh Homme, Dave Grohl previously of Nirvana and now of Foo Fighters,...

Saxenburg Shiraz Select 2005

Stellenbosch property Saxenburg today released the 2005 vintage of its deluxe Shiraz Select, the wine selling for R650 a bottle from the farm. That...

Môreson Pinotage 2008

A concession that had to be made last night in order to keep the peace with darling meant I had to forego the Proteas...