Auguste Clape, one of the ambassadors of Cornas, left us yesterday at the age of 93. Critics and connoisseurs alike all agree that he was one of the greatest pioneers…

Beguiling – an overused term describing wines with radically deep and hauntingly complex flavours. No other word better describes the 1st edition of the non-vintage Sijnn Free Reign however. I was rendered speechless when…

‘Keermont Vineyard is one of the leading lights of Stellenbosch,’ remarked Neal Martin in his last SA report and promised ‘exciting times…ahead’. We could not agree more. Every time we…

The 2014 Porseleinberg was the highest rated red wine in this year’s Wine Advocate South Africa Report, along with the 2014 Columella. The challenging wet vintage produced a softer, earlier…

At 1,500 metres above sea level, the Kanolfontein farm in the Sutherland-Karoo is probably the highest and coldest wine-growing area in Africa. The farm is 350 kilometres inland and is blessed…