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…

Kanonkop cemented its cult status on Sunday as Strauss & Co set a South African wine auction record when a rare three-decade Paul Sauer vertical sold for a cool R546,240. The Jeroboam 1988…

The great Château d’Yquem was used as a military hospital during both World War I and II. Imagine the conditions for making wine, especially when the German army occupied the…

The legendary 1991 Paul Sauer was the first of 4 Paul Sauer vintages to win the Château Pichon Longueville Comtesse de Lalande Trophy for the World’s Best Red Blend at the International…

Chris Williams, the ex-Cellar Master of Meerlust, was the assistant winemaker to the legendary Giorgio Dalla Cia for the 1995 vintage. ‘One of my favourites in the 1990s, along with the 1998…