A new wave of progressive winemakers has emerged in SA over the last decade. This movement of, mostly, young winemakers was arguably kicked-started by Eben Sadie back in 2000. His revolutionary view…

Chris and Suzanne Alheit have quickly become SA’s top white wine producers. Focusing on old-vine Chenin and Sémillon, Alheit Vineyards produces some of the most thrilling wines in SA. Their chiselled 2019s…

‘Arguably the Cape’s most exciting up-and-coming producer.’ – Tim Atkin MW naming Chris Alheit his 2018 Winemaker of the Year Chris and Suzaan Alheit are, to our minds, SA’s leading white wine producers. After exploding…

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…