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Win two tickets to the “For the Love of Craft” event...

Win two tickets (valued at R150 each) to the For Love of Craft Event event and a six-bottle mixed case of wine. For the Love...

Sweet Wine Report 2018: Call for entries

Winemag.co.za is pleased to announce the first annual Sweet Wine Report, the focus being on 1) Natural Sweet; 2) Noble Late Harvest; 3) Straw...

Anysbos White Blend 2016

Anysbos is a newly established Bot River property owned by Johan Heyns, brother of Bernhard, the man behind nearby Gabriëlskloof. Marelise Niemann of Momento...

Tim James: On Varietal Labelling

The large majority of South African wine is labelled varietally – that is, the identifying name of a wine is, or at least includes,...

Zorgvliet wins Sylvain barrel

Best wine overall in this year’s Cape Bordeaux Red Blend Report was the Zorgvliet Richelle 2016 and the prize for producing this, a 300-litre...

Springfield Life from Stone Sauvignon Blanc 2015 vs Springfield Special Cuvée...

The two examples of Sauvignon Blanc from Robertson property Springfield, namely Life from Stone and Special Cuvée, are legendary but the former probably more...

Beyond volume: What SA wine really needs is scalable brands

It’s interesting to note that the Badenhorst Secateurs Chenin Blanc 2017, a wine reported to be made in volumes of up to 170 000...

Terracura White 2017

Ryan Mostert of Silwervis and Terracura Wines puts his winemaking philosophy succinctly: “The right grape in the right place and then working as transparently...