SOUTH AFRICAN WINE IN THE NEWS

South African Wine Singapore

South African wines are gaining popularity in trendsetting places such as London where top Sommeliers and international wine critics are taking notice of the exceptional wines that this region is producing. 

Get to know South African wine and some of their exceptional producers and award-winning wines from our compilation of the latest write-ups from international wine critics and writers.

Industry Insights

27 October 2021. "The Return of Cinsault: It's All About South Africa" by Alice Lascelles, ft.com

11 October 2021. "South Africa's Chenin Blanc Has Gone from Afterthought to World Class" by Sara L. Schneider, robbreport.com

22 September 2021. "Access To Only the Best SA Wine is Over", by Greg Sherwood MW, winemag.co.za

13 September 2021. "Tim Atkin MW Reveals South Africa's Best Red Grape", by Sarah Neish, thedrinksbusiness.com

10 October 2020. "Why You Should Buy South African Wine" by Jancis Robinson, ft.com

10 February 2019. "There's Incredible Value in Quality South African Wine" by Laura Burgess, vinepair.com

Winemakers

19 August 2021. "The Tenor", by Dalene Fourie, port2port.wine

21 May 2021. "The Mentor", by Dalene Fourie, port2port.wine

Wine Reviews

30 November 2021, "South Africa: 2021 New Releases from The Cape" by Neal Martin, vinous.com

16 November 2021, "Peter-Allan Finlayson Continues to Innovate" by Greg Sherwood MW, gregsherwood.com

8 November 2021, "Naude Family Wines Releases The Follow-Up Vintage of The Ground-Breaking Langpad Colombard" by Greg Sherwood MW, gregsherwood.com

1 October 2021. "Bellingham, Bernard Series Old Vine Chenin Blanc" by Richard Hemming MW, jancisrobinson.com

21 January 2021. "Revisiting The Iconic Naude Family Wines Old Vine Series Chenin Blanc 2016" by Greg Sherwood MW, gregsherwood.com

3 July 2019, "More Heart" by Dalene Fourie, port2port.wine

28 February 2019. "Tasting the Gabrielskloof Landscape Series Cabernet Franc 2017", by Greg Sherwood MW, gregsherwoodmw.com