The Best Red Wines of 2020
By Christian Eedes, 8 December 2020
winemag.co.za reviewed a total of 927 wines across 20 wine categories in its various reports sponsored by multinational financial services company Prescient over the course of the year. Each report was based on the outcome of a blind tasting of wines entered within the specific category.
A Top 10 was then announced with the release of each successive report. Now the individual best wine per category plus ratings on the 100-point quality scale for all the Top 10 wines can be revealed. Next up, the best red wines.
Best Cape Bordeaux Red Blend
Zorgvliet Richelle 2017
Winner of a new 225-litre Biodynamie barrel from Tonnellerie Sylvain.
Vergelegen Reserve 2015
Best Niche Red Variety
Raats Family Cabernet Franc 2017
B Vintners Liberté 2018
Best Pinot Noir
Flying Cloud Sovereign of the Seas 2018
Leeuwenkuil Heritage Syrah 2017
Best Signature Red Blend
Rust en Vrede Estate 2017
Find out more
For tasting notes plus scores of all the Top 10 wines, download the following: Prescient Top 20 Wines South Africa 2020 – Best Reds
Johannesburg boutique wine retailer Dry Dock Liquor is offering all the best in category wines for sale – buy now.
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