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Thelema wins Sylvain barrel

Best wine overall in this year's Cape Bordeaux Red Blend Report (previously the Red Hot Wine Awards) was the Thelema Rabelais 2013 and the...

De Wetshof’s Danie de Wet awarded 1659 Medal of Honour

Danie de Wet was awarded this year’s 1659 Medal of Honour jointly presented by Groot Constantia and Die Burger at a blessing of the...

Listen: Blaauwklippen’s Narina Cloete on judging at OMTWS 2017

Narina Cloete, winemaker at Blaauwklippen in Stellenbosch, was one of this year's judges at the Old Mutual Trophy Wine Show. Here she talks about...

Six Nations Wine Challenge 2017 results

Results of this year’s Six Nations Wine Challenge between Australia, Canada, Chile, New Zealand, South Africa and the USA have been announced. There are six...

Franschhoek Appellation Grand Prestige certification 2014

The inaugural announcement of wines qualifying for Franschhoek Appellation Grand Prestige status were announced earlier today at Foliage Restaurant. As Winemag.co.za editor, I performed the...

Platter’s 2014

Major achievements in Platter’s South African Wine Guide 2014: Winery of the year Mullineux & Leeu Family Wines Superquaffer of the Year Boland Kelder Five Climates Chenin Blanc...

2010 Absa Top 10 Pinotage competition results

Results of the 2010 Absa Top 10 Pinotage competition were announced today. The winning wines were: Altydgedacht 2009 Anura Reserve 2008 Die Laan 2008  (Huh?) Fairview 2009 Flagstone Writer's...

Top wines of May 2018

Here are our five most highly rated wines of last month: Rall Ava Syrah 2017 - 97/100 (read the original review here) Morgenster 2003 - 95/100...