Nick Dall recently published a piece, ‘Their first wine developed a cult following: What’s next?‘, profiling SA winemakers Suzaan and Chris Alheit and explaining how ‘they’re putting South African whites…

As usual, the end of the year brought out the annual critic reviews and the wines that made their prestigious ‘lists of the year’. The critics in question are Greg Sherwood…

A visit with Chris Alheit earlier this year presented us with the opportunity to taste 2017 from barrel, confirming its billing as an incredible vintage. Producing some of our most…

Internationally acclaimed Alheit Vineyards, producers of sought-after wines like Magnetic North Mountain Makstok, Radio Lazarus, Cartology and the recently Platter’s 5-star rated Hemelrand Vine Garden, have just released their ‘table…

In a recent two-part interview with Liv-ex, Tim Atkin speaks of South Africa and our new generation of producers with such earnest and open regard. Concerning the cynicism around his…

‘South Africa has long been penalised in the international wine market for not having a signature brand…[but] if the Cape wine industry does not benefit from a transcendent superstar grape,…

It’s an exciting time for the world of wine. While there have been many interesting recent developments, one of the most notable is the rise of lighter-coloured reds. ‘In the…

‘Will Skurfberg and Chenin Blanc become to us what Montrachet and Chardonnay is to Burgundy?’ asks Christian Eedes of Winemag.co.za. This small site is responsible for producing the iconic Alheit…