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Top 100 SA Wines 2011 results

By , 19 April 2011



Results of the inaugural Top 100 SA Wines 2011 competition were announced earlier today. Here are the winning wines in alphabetical order:

Aaldering Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon Merlot 2007

Allèe Bleue Isabeau 2010

Anwilka 2008

Badenhorst Family Wines Red 2007

Bergsig Estate Cape LBV 2000

Bon Courage Jacques Bruére Brut Blanc de Blancs 2007

Boschendal Cecil John Reserve Shiraz 2008

Boschendal Reserve Collection Chardonnay 2009

Bosman Family Vineyards Optenhorst Chenin Blanc 2009

Bosman Family Vineyards Pinotage 2009

Bouchard Finlayson Kaaimansgat Limited Edition Chardonnay 2009

Cape Point Vineyards Isliedh 2009

Cape Point Vineyards Isliedh 2010

Cederberg Blanc de Blancs Brut 2006

Cederberg Sauvignon Blanc 2010

Cederberg Shiraz 2008

Constantia Uitsig Brut 2007

Creation Merlot 2009

Creation Syrah Grenache 2009

David Nieuwoudt Ghost Corner Sauvignon Blanc 2010 (Cederberg)

David Nieuwoudt Ghost Corner Semillon 2009 (Cederberg)

De Grendel Rubaiyat 2007

De Krans Cape Tawny Port NV

De Krans Cape Vintage Reserve Port 2008

De Morgenzon Chen Blanc 2007

Diemersdal Eight Rows Sauvignon Blanc 2010

Diemersdal Single Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc 2010

Dornier Wines Donatus Red 2007

Edgebaston Cabernet Sauvignon 2008

Flagstone Dark HorseShiraz 2007

Flagstone Treaty Tree Reserve 2010

Glenelly Grand Vin de Glenelly 2007

Glenelly Lady May 2008

Graham Beck Pheasants’ Run Sauvignon Blanc 2010

Graham Beck Bowed Head Chenin Blanc 2009

Graham Beck The Ridge Syrah 2006

Groot Constantia Shiraz 2008

Hamilton Russell Chardonnay 2010

Hawksmoor at Matjieskuil Saint Alfege’s 2008

Hermanuspietersfontein Nr. 5 Sauvignon Blanc 2009

Jordan Chardonnay 2009

Jordan Chenin Blanc 2009

Ken Forrester Reserve Chenin Blanc 2010

Klein Constantia Cabernet Sauvignon 2008

Klein Constantia Vin de Constance 2006

L’Avenir Grand Vin Chenin Blanc 2008

La Motte Pierneef Shiraz Viognier 2008

Le Riche Cabernet Reserve 2007

Longridge Chardonnay 2008

Miles Mossop Wines Saskia 2009

Mulderbosch Barrel Fermented Chardonnay 2007

Mvemve Raats de Compostella 2007

Nick & Forti’s Shiraz 2006 (Saronsberg)

Nick & Forti’s Viognier 2008 (Saronsberg)

Neethlingshof Estate The Owl Post 2009

Oldenburg Vineyards Cabernet Franc 2008

Oldenburg Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon 2008

Oldenburg Vineyards Syrah 2008

Overgaauw Cape Vintage Port 1998

Paul Cluver Chardonnay 2009

Paul Cluver Noble Late Harvest Riesling 2010

Paul Cluver Sauvignon Blanc 2010

Quoin Rock Nicobar 2009

Quoin Rock Oculus 2007

Raka Biography Shiraz 2008

Rickety Bridge The Bridge 2008 (Cabernet Sauvignon)

Rijk’s Private Cellar Chenin Blanc Reserve 2007

Rijk’s Private Cellar Pinotage Reserve 2007

Rijk’s Private Cellar Touch of Oak Chenin Blanc 2009

Rustenberg John X Merriman 2008

Rustenberg Peter Barlow 2007

Saronsberg Full Circle 2008

Saronsberg Provenance Rooi 2009

Saronsberg Shiraz 2008

Saxenburg Private Collection Shiraz 2006

Simonsig Chenin Avec Chêne 2009

Simonsig Cuvée Royale 2005 Brut

Simonsig Frans Malan 2005

Simonsig Pinotage Redhill 2007

Slaley Merlot 2006

Spier Private Collection Chenin Blanc 2009

Stark-Condè Wines Three Pines Cabernet Sauvignon 2008

Steenberg HMS Rattlesnake Sauvignon Blanc 2010

Steenberg Vineyards Semillon 2010

Stellenrust 46 Chenin Blanc 2010

Sumaridge Wines Maritimus 2009

Teddy Hall Wines Blanc de Blancs 2005 Brut

Teddy Hall Wines Chenin Blanc Reserve 2009

The Bernard Series Old Vine Chenin Blanc 2009 (DGB)

The Bernard Series Whole Bunch Grenache/Viognier 2010 (DGB)

Tokara Director’s Reserve Red 2007

Tokara Director’s Reserve White 2009

Tormentoso Old Vine Chenin Blanc 2010 (MAN Vintners)

Tormentoso Syrah & Mourvedre 2009 (MAN Vintners)

Uva Mira Red Blend 2006

Vondeling Babiana 2008

Vuurberg Wines White 2010

Webersburg Cabernet Sauvignon 2004

Zorgvliet Five-Thirty-Five 2010 (Sauvignon Blanc)

Zorgvliet Sauvignon Blanc 2010

For more details, visit the official Top 100 SA Wines 2011 website or buy the “consumer guide” selling for R149 a copy.


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    Kwispedoor | 19 April 2011

    A really, really nice list of wines. But not even ONE wine in the “Top 100” from the following producers: Kanonkop, Meerlust, Chamonix, Boekenhoutskloof, Newton Johnson, Springfield, Crystallum, Oak Valley, Thelema, Warwick, Eagles’ Nest, Strandveld, Waterford, Sadie Family, Kleine Zalze, Reyneke, Raats, Beyerskloof, De Toren, Boplaas, Haskell, De Trafford, Neil Ellis, Nederburg, Meinert, Hartenberg, Kaapzicht, need I go on? Top 100 my butt.

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