Oldenburg Vineyards Series Cabernet Sauvignon 2017, excellent with Diane Bibby’s Roast Leg of Lamb with Saffron Honey…

Oldenburg Vineyards Series Cabernet Sauvignon 2017, a great expression of the grape. from the cooler side of Stellenbosch...

Groot Constantia Grand Constance 2016, a wine of great historical significance for the Cape Wine Industry…

Groot Constantia Grand Constance 2016, a wine of great historical interest. Excellent drinking too...

Michael Olivier Talking Wine, Landskroon Paul de Villiers Cabernet Sauvignon 2018,  a podcast…

Landskroon Paul de Villiers Cabernet Sauvignon 2018, a flagflyer for the Estate. 5 generations of Pauls have been Cellarmasters...

Bellingham The Homestead Series Chardonnay 2019, the perfect partner to Nina Timm’s Granny’s Roast Chicken…

The Bellingham Homestead Series Chardonnay 2019 by Richard Duckitt is the perfect summer wine for lunch or dinner...

Advent Calendar Day 17, Tokara Reserve Collection Elgin Sauvignon Blanc 2020 on Michael Olivier Talking Wine…

Tokara Reserve Collection Elgin Sauvignon Blanc 2020, an utterly delicious cool climate wine, made from grapes from the Elgin Highlands...

De Grendel Proposal Hill Brut Rosé MCC 2016, excellent with Alida Ryder’s Sticky Cinnamon Buns with Pecan Nuts…

De Grendel Proposal Hill Brut Rosé MCC 2016, fine MCC by Charles Hopkns on De Grendel Estate in the Durbanville Wine Appellation...

Advent Calendar Day 14, Altydgedacht Blanc de Blancs 2019 on Michael Olivier Talking Wine…

Altydgedacht Blanc de Blancs MCC 2019, a gem of a wine from one of the oldest farms in the Durbanville Wine Appellation...

Advent Calendar Day 8, Vergelegen Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon 2014 – Michael Olivier Talking Wine…

Vergelegen Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon 2014, without doubt one of the truly great wines of the Cape...

Durbanville Hills MCC Blanc de Blancs 2016, perfect for any time, celebration or not, great with oysters or cheese…

Durbanville Hills MCC Blanc de Blanc 2016, a wine for all seasons and all occasions. Don't wait for a celebration, now's the time....

Advent Calendar Day 5, Doolhof Signatures of Doolhof Single Vineyard Malbec 2018 & Merlot 2017…

Signatures of Doolhof Single Vineyard Wines, the Malbec and the Merlot are from the Limietberg Wine Appellation...

Landskroon Blanc de Noir 2020 the perfect wine for my fresh Norwegian Salmon cured with Gabriel Boudier Saffron Gin…

Landskroon Blanc de Noir 2020, an off-dry Pinotage, the most delicate coral pink in colour and fabulous fruit on the nose and palate...

Durbanville Hills Honeysuckle Sparkling Demi Sec, so good with a Smoked Snoek Salad with a Sweet Curry Dressing…

Durbanville Hills Honeysuckle Sparkling Demi Sec, bang in fashion with an off dry sparkler. Made from Chenin Blanc, an anytime wine...

Oldenburg Vineyards Rondekop Series Rhodium 2017, excellent with Alida Ryder’s Slow Braised Beef Short Ribs with Cheesy Mash…

Oldenburg Vineyards, Rondekop Series Rhodium 2017, grapes from the slopes of Rondekop a gem of a blend, named for a precious metal...

Two gems from Ross Sleet, With Love from The Cape…

Ross Sleet of Rascallion Wines, on the Great Wall of China Ross Sleet is a wine person through and through. His hugely successful Rascallion Wine Range is a fine example of taking a brilliant wine and marketing it well, albeit in a different way. This range, With Love from the Cape, is not only typical

Do listen to my Podcast about The Durbanville Collector’s Reserve The Promenade Pinotage 2017, in the ABSA Top Ten…

The Durbanville Collector’s Reserve The Promenade Pinotage 2017, Top Ten position in the ABSA Pinotage Top Ten Awards 2020, rightly so...

De Wetshof Lilya 2020, a new release from the Estate, watch my YouTube Video…

De Wetshof Lilya 2020 De Wetshof Wine Estate in the Roberston Wine Appellation is a family owned business. Leading Chardonnay producers in the country, the Estate alwo produces a fabulous range of other varieties of wines. Peter de Wet - De Wetshof Winemaker on this Family Owned Estate Peter de Wet has produced a special

Zinaschke Steyn, a Nederburg Wine Maker, tells us about The Nederburg Winemaster’s Pinotage 2018 in celebration of Pinotage Day on the 12th October…

Zinaschke Steyn, a Winemaker at the Nederburg Wine Estate in Paarl, takes us through. tasting with The Nederburg Winemaster's Pinotage 2018...

Stellenbosch Hills Chenin Blanc 2020, watch my YouTube video…

Stellenbosch Hills Chenin Blanc 2020 Stellenbosch Hills is situated at Vlottenburg, just South of Stellenbosch. PG Slabbert is the Cellarmaster and James Osche the winemaker. James Ochse - Stellenbosch Hills Winemaker The winery draws its grapes from a number of suppliers in the Stellenbosch Wine Appellation and has some really interesting grape types with which

Durbanville Hills The Collectors Reserve The Cape Garden Chenin Blanc 2018, watch my You Tube Video…

Durbanville Hills The Collectors Reserve The Cape Garden Chenin Blanc 2018, a fine blend of tank and oak matured Chenins from the valley...

Stellenbosch’s Simonsig Cuvée Royale 2014, do watch my YouTube video about this premium MCC…

Stellenbosch's Simonsig Cuvée Royale 2014, a premium Blanc de Blanc MCC made from Chardonnay, grown, harvested & made on the Simonsig Wine Estate...