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Kloovenburg Carignan 2016

Kloovenburg  in the Swartland is a 300ha property with some 130ha under vineyard. The first commercial releases were in 1998 and it was the...

Kloovenburg Riebeekberg Syrah 2016

Kloovenburg is one of the larger Swartland farms where wine production vies with table grapes, olives and figs for attention. First bottling was in...

Tim James: Kloovenburg on the up

Larger wineries are important to the stability and continuity of a region. Much of the excitement of Swartland wine this century has been generated...

Kloovenburg Carignan 2015

At Kloovenburg in the Swartland, Carignan was planted in 2011 in order to provide a further component for the premium red blend called Eight...

Kloovenburg Eight Feet Red 2013

Until now, the wines from Swartland property Kloovenburg have been no more than workmanlike but Jolandie Fouché moved across from Saronsberg in Tulbagh to...

Spot review: Sauvignon Blanc 2011

Three more or less entry-level examples of 2011 Sauvignon Blanc tasted sighted and scored according to the 20-point system: Boschkloof 2011 Price: R54 Wine of Origin Western...

Kloovenburg Shiraz 2008 vs. Zoetendal Shiraz 2008

Two examples of Shiraz, each sitting at different ends of the stylistic spectrum. The Kloovenburg being from the warm Swartland was rich and broad,...