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Beyerskloof Stellenbosch Winemaker and Winery

Beyers Truter, runs this property in a partnership which includes UK based wine merchant Simon Halliday. Here he makes stylish and vibrant Pinotage in a light and elegant style and a dense and burly premium red, the Field Blend which combines Cabernet Sauvignon with Merlot. This is in a rich chocolatey style with abundant evidence […]

Bilton Stellenbosch

Big, full-blown reds are made here with no shortage of new oak being used. The original Helderberg property dates back to 1726 although Bilton as a modern wine producer was much more recently established with the maiden vintage of 1998 providing just 100 cases. The potential though is much greater than that, the estate vineyards […]

Annandale Stellenbosch

Former Springbok forward Gerhard (Hempies) du Toit was the winemaker at ALTO Estate before forming his own operation in 1996 and planting 75ha. He left Alto in early 2000 to concentrate full time on Annandale. As well as his Cabernet Sauvignon he also crafts a small amount of a pricey Shiraz, a Bordeaux blend, Cavalier […]

Anwilka Vineyard Stellenbosch

There is no doubt, Anwilka has emerged as one of the Cape’s very greatest reds and a wine of indisputable world-class. The vineyard is a joint venture between Bruno Prats, who formerly owned the great Saint-Estèphe Second Growth COS D’ESTOURNEL, Hubert de Boüard de Laforest, the coproprietor of Château ANGÉLUS and Lowell Jooste, whose family […]

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