2017 is one of those vintages where the purity of Pinot Noir reigns supreme. Especially, Pinot Noir that hails from the much-celebrated Kaaimansgat Vineyard, 700m above-sea-level, in the Elandskloof ward…

Raats 2015s

As Neal Martin says, ‘Cabernet Franc does not get better than at Raats‘. The stunning Family Cabernet Franc 2015 is a testament to this. It offers both red and black fruit and…

Neal Martin 2017 SA Report

Neal Martin succeeded Robert Parker of the Wine Advocate in 2016, becoming the lead taster for Bordeaux, Burgundy and South Africa. Martin’s focus on the world’s top 2 wine regions under the Parker umbrella makes…

‘Tis the season to reflect on the year that was. Neal Martin of The Wine Advocate has just published his ‘best of 2014’ list, and we’re delighted to see that…

Neal Martin’s newly-released South Africa report is a bright and optimistic look at the state of the wine industry in the Cape. South Africa is still ‘the most dynamic and…

‘If you’re busy complaining about the extortionate prices asked for the Rhône’s top wines, then it is time to do yourself a favour and check some of the outstanding wines…