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Stellenbosch versus Bordeaux 2015 tasting

David Trafford of De Trafford in Stellenbosch recently hosted a tasting that pitched Cabernet Sauvignon-based wines from Stellenbosch against some leading examples from Bordeaux,...

Sijnn new releases

Sijnn, the project begun by David Trafford of De Trafford and partners in Malgas, has released dual vintages of its top-end red blend, the...

De Trafford Chenin Blanc 2015

What is striking about the nose of the Chenin Blanc 2015 from Stellenbosch producer De Trafford is a dried grass, almost thatch-like quality to...

De Trafford Syrah 393 2011

The red wines of De Trafford in Stellenbosch are usually pretty close to the red zone in terms of weight and power but the...

De Trafford Merlot 2010

How does David Trafford of Stellenbosch cellar DeTrafford do it? At a tasting billed as “Best of SA vs Bordeaux” put on by retailer...

Top three wines of February 2016

Here are our three most highly rated current-release wines of the last month: De Trafford Chenin Blanc 2014 – 94 (read original post here) Donkiesbaai Steen...

De Trafford Chenin Blanc 2014

When David Trafford of Stellenbosch cellar DeTrafford gets it right, he really gets it right as is the case with his Chenin Blanc 2014. Grapes...

De Trafford Blueprint Syrah 2012

There were 25 examples of Shiraz/Syrah nominated for 5 Stars in Platter’s 2015 and it fell to Grape.co.za founder Tim James, sommelier-at-large Higgo Jacobs...