US magazine Wine Enthusiast recently released The Enthusiast 100, its top picks of the year. In determining the list, the numerical ratings but also drinkability, availability and quality-to-price of the more than 17 500 wines reviewed in the past 12 months ratios are taken into account.
Two South African wines featured:
76. Mullineux Straw Wine 2013 – score: 95
99. Vin de Constance 2007 – score: 95
Top spot went to an Oregon Pinot Noir, namely Ken Wright Abbott Claim Vineyard 2012, which scored 97.