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Bertrams Cabernet Sauvignon Superior 1978

Yesterday Bertrams Cabernet Sauvignon Superior 1978 poured by David Trafford of De Trafford who hoped to demonstrate that South African reds can be age-worthy...

Kanonkop Cabernet Sauvignon 2008 vs. Kanonkop Paul Sauer 2008

A debate I’ve had among my colleagues tasting for Platter’s 2012 concerns the merits of tasting by category versus those of tasting by producer. Tasting...

Middelvlei Cabernet Sauvignon 1984

After three days drinking current-release wines in Robertson, lunch yesterday demanded a change of pace and hence some older examples of Stellenbosch Cabernet Sauvignon....

Kanonkop Cabernet Sauvignon 1995

“Will be great drinking by 2000,” says the 1998 edition of Platter’s of the Kanonkop Cabernet Sauvignon 1995. Better to have taken your cue...

Meerlust Cabernet Sauvignon 2005

When I reviewed the 2004 vintage of Cabernet Sauvignon from Stellenbosch property Meerlust recently, my overriding impression was of an austere, rather unyielding wine...

Edgebaston GS Cabernet Sauvignon 2008

As featured in the May issue of Business Day WANTED: “The G.S. Cabernet Sauvignon is made in honour of George Spies and his legendary...

Meerlust Cabernet Sauvignon 2004

The Meerlust Cabernet Sauvingon 2004 vintage was the first single-variety bottling from this Stellenbosch property since 1993 and when it was released in what...

Zonnebloem Cabernet Sauvignon 1959

It is tradition to mark the start of judging of the annual Old Mutual Trophy Wine Show with a tasting of old South African...