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Stellenbosch Vineyards adds to its collection of awards and achievements, demonstrating consistent excellence as a selection of local and international wine awards were announced in recent days.

Stellenbosch Vineyards rakes in accolades with double victory

Stellenbosch Vineyards adds to its collection of awards and achievements, demonstrating consistent excellence as a selection of local and international wine awards were announced in recent days.

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Young Guns V - Bookings now open 24 June Cape Town - Southern Sun Cape Sun  25 June Johannesburg - Cafe Cru @ Southern Sun Montecasino  26 June Durban - Garden Court Marine Parade

Young Guns V - Bookings now open 24 June Cape Town - Southern Sun Cape Sun 25 June Johannesburg - Cafe Cru @ Southern Sun Montecasino 26 June Durban - Garden Court Marine Parade

Miguel Chan: Trapiche Terroir Series Finca Domingo F. Sarmiento...

Trapiche Terroir Series Finca Domingo F. Sarmiento Single Vineyard Malbec (La Consulta) 2009 85 Points

Super ripe offerings, highly alcoholic with 14.5% abv, noticeable, showy, dead fruit character, soapy, possibly due to very high pH’s, extracted style, confected style though there is texture and spicy savouriness, herbaceous freshness, earthy, good fruit purity follows through, some elegance, it is big!

Miguel Chan: Simonsig lands top spot & consistency award at 201...

Simonsig lands top spot & consistency award at 2014 Top 100 SA Wines

Issued by: GC Communications on behalf of: Simonsig Estate Simonsig Wine Estate has claimed the highest ranking amongst South Africa’s best with four wines listed in the 2014 Top 100 SA Wines as well as a Vineyard Consistency Award as one of the top five cellars in this competition over the past four years. One of two wine producers to have four wines in the Top 100 tally this year, Simonsig now has a total of 12 Top 100 wines garnered since the competition was launched in 2011 showing…

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Miguel Chan: Rijk's Touch of Oak Coastal Region Chenin Blanc 20...

Rijk's Touch of Oak Coastal Region Chenin Blanc 2014

Rijk's is one of South Africa's best Chenin Blanc producer, having consistent produced four excellent versions, namely their value for money Touch of Oak, Private Cellar, Reserve and the occasional and world class Cape Wine Makers Guild, all four have their merits to be for their price points amongst the finest expression of Chenin Blanc in the world. Touch of Oak 2014 is the finest to date, it shows the fine tuning and spinal precision started with the 2010 vintage, with salivating bright…

A Colombard from Orange River Cellars has been named the country's best white wine at this year’s annual SAA Wine Awards, the well-known wine competition sponsored by the national airline.   Durin

Orange River Cellars Takes Top White Wine Spot at SAA Wine Listings

A Colombard from Orange River Cellars has been named the country's best white wine at this year’s annual SAA Wine Awards, the well-known wine competition sponsored by the national airline. Durin

Miguel Chan: DROSTDY-HOF'S CLARET SELECT PAIRED WITH SARAH GRAH...

DROSTDY-HOF'S CLARET SELECT PAIRED WITH SARAH GRAHAM'S CHORIZO AND LEMON CHICKEN

DATE 17 DECEMBER 2015 ISSUED BY DKC (DE KOCK COMMUNICATIONS) Food writer Sarah Graham’s Food Safari is currently flighting on M-NET on Sundays from18:00 to 19:00. Here the well-known foodie personality showcases interesting recipes that take inspiration from local hotspots across the continent. South African wine favourite Drostdy-Hof has accompanied her on her journey. It's not hard to understand what makes Sarah so popular. Her recipes are straight-forward but produce spectacular results…

Miguel Chan: Christina van Loveren Sauvignon Blanc 2015

Christina van Loveren Sauvignon Blanc 2015

Christina van Loveren is the flagship / reserve range from Van Loveren in Robertson. Produced in limited quantities from fruits grown in the valley as well as sourced from prime vineyards. This Western Cape Sauvignon Blanc is a prime example of multi regions blends, their best to date (2011 was 88+ MC Points). An overt, powerful and fragrant style bursting with green guava, greengage, spicy lemon and grassy, green pepper note, a consumer favorite style and by far the best seller on wine…

Miguel Chan: Purple by Chateau Lagrezette The Original Malbec 8...

Purple by Chateau Lagrezette The Original Malbec 87 Points

This very well made example shows how much the French have change their winemaking style to compete with New World Malbec producers, Chateau Lagrette a reputable producer in Cahors, the birthplace of Malbec, a regions known as producing the “Vin Noir” of Cahors, here offer a modern ripe interpretation of the variety with moderate plus alcohol of 13.5% abv, definitely New World in style with lifted dark red fruit, blackcurrant, cassis character dominated by toffee, charry notes, elegant with…

<p>JOBURG – The Palazzo, in conjunction with Klein Constantia presents an exclusive wine pairing evening.</p>

Klein Constantia wine pairing evening at The Palazzo | Events | Sandton Chronicle

JOBURG – The Palazzo, in conjunction with Klein Constantia presents an exclusive wine pairing evening.

Miguel Chan: Stellenrust Stellenbosch Cabernet Sauvignon 2014

Stellenrust Stellenbosch Cabernet Sauvignon 2014

Alcohol: high| 14 %abv Origin: Stellenbosch Ideal drinking occasions: anytime Serve with: sugar beans soup and pan fried chicken livers and gizzard in soya sauce Drink: now until 2017 MC 83 Points or 3.4 Star

Miguel Chan: Porcupine Ridge Coastal Region Cabernet Sauvignon ...

Porcupine Ridge Coastal Region Cabernet Sauvignon 2014

Porcupine Ridge Cabernet Sauvignon is produced by Boekenhoutskloof in Franschhoek from widely sourced grapes, hence the Coastal Region Wine of Origin! This 2014 is ripe with subtle characteristic of Cabernet, it is more red fruit driven than cassis or blackcurrant, juicy, medium bodied masking it's 14% abv very well. On the lighter side compared to previous vintages, could do with more concentration and Cabernet grip! Around R 49 retail. Drink now until 2016+ MC - 80 Points or 3 Star

Miguel Chan: Bosman Family Vineyards Wellington Malbec 2013 80 ...

Bosman Family Vineyards Wellington Malbec 2013 80 Points

Tentative rating, tank sample, perfumed offerings with slight soapy notes, possibly very high pH’s, Soda notes, elegantly structured, however still spritzy in character, probably still going through malo, unmade.