The South African wine industry has been experiencing one of its best phases in recent history. Wineries are gaining international recognition, wine makers are winning coveted awards and the amount…

The most famous wines are made by a combination of special vineyards, near-perfect conditions and man’s finest efforts. Such a wine is the Bloemendal Suider Terras Sauvignon Blanc 2015. Produced from a 35-year-old heritage…

The Wine Cellar team are major proponents of Chenin Blanc. In the right hands, this is one of South Africa’s most successful varieties, producing world-class wines with real personality and…

Christian Eedes recently reviewed the maiden vintage of Luddite Chenin Blanc. Produced by Niels and Penny Verburg from old vines in the Bot River Valley, this groundbreaking wine is lean,…