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Better together

Like Bordeaux’s Château Margaux, South Africa has blends, like Rubicon and Paul Sauer, whose single names say all that needs be said. EMILE JOUBERT explains what makes them so renowned.

Three giants of South African wine

Stellenbosch’s famous De Warenmarkt has presented many legendary wine events, but few will argue that the occasion hosted in November this year will go down as one of the most auspicious happenings seen in the Cape Winelands in a long time.

Tip Africa Publishing: Trough the pages

Telling stories that capture the spirit of people and places is a passion for Tip Africa Publishing, the team behind Stellenbosch Visio. MAGRIET KRUGER shares her picks.

EDITOR’S PICKS #2: Wines to watch at the 2021 Cape Fine & Rare Wine Auction

In the second and final instalment of Stellenbosch Visio editor Francé Beyers’s top Cape Fine & Rare Wine Auction picks, she sets her sights on five more vinous gems to go under the hammer at this year’s elegant occasion. Think Single Vineyard Chardonnays, dashing Bordeaux-style red blends, a super-exclusive jeroboam, complex Cabernet Sauvignons and a South African icon hailing from 2009.

2020 ABSA Top 10 Pinotage Winners

This years’ winners of the Absa Top 10 Pinotage Awards once more featured a strong Stellenbosch contingent as this uniquely South African wine continues to grow in international stature.