Listen to interviews with the local judges on their impressions of the various classes after officiating at this year’s Old Mutual Trophy Wine Show.
Narina Cloete, winemaker at Blaauwklippen, on Cabernet Sauvignon, Cape Bordeaux Red Blends and Pinotage:
Heidi Duminy, Meridian group marketing manager, on MCC and sweet wines:
Christian Eedes, Winemag.co.za editor, on Chenin Blanc and Shiraz:
Alexandra MacFarlane, winemaker at Druk-My-Niet, on Chardonnay, Pinot Noir:
Nkulu Mkhwanazi,brand ambassador for Creation Wines, on unusual whites and reds and Sauvignon Blanc:
James Pietersen, of Wine Cellar fine wine merchants and Winemag.co.za panel member, on Cabernet Sauvignon: