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Festive season drinking

As featured in the last issue of Longevity: The silly season is officially here and many of us will enjoy higher than normal alcohol...

Platter’s 2012: Wines rated 5 Stars

45 wines out of a total of 140 nominated have earned a rating of 5 Stars in Platter’s 2012 (compared to 58 out of...

AC/DC launch own wine

Australian rock band AC/DC, formed in 1973 and responsible for the second biggest album of all time with Back in Black (released in 1980...

Villiera Bush Vine Sauvignon Blanc 2009

A lot has happened in the local Sauvignon Blanc category since Jeff Grier of Stellenbosch winery Villiera won the title of Diners Club Winemaker...

Kanonkop Pinotage 1992 vs. 1993

Let Operation Pinotage begin. I’m writing an article for Decanter on the current state of the variety, a gig that was precipitated in part...

Solms Delta Gemoedsrus 2009

Solms Delta on the outskirts of Franschhoek arouses interest because it truly is so much more than a winery. Visitor attractions include an on-site...