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Sommeliers Speak

Sommeliers Speak

Neil Pendock August 25, 2016 0

SA producers face a daunting task of bringing their wines to the attention of the SA wine buying public. Those who’ve hitched their wagons to the Tim Atkin annual wine report must be horrified at

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What to Buy from Dana Buys

What to Buy from Dana Buys

Neil Pendock August 24, 2016 0

My tiny organ gives it horns this morning in The Times

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Darling, Ground Zero for quality Chenin Blanc

Darling, Ground Zero for quality Chenin Blanc

Neil Pendock August 22, 2016 0

Yesterday’s column in the City Press focused on Chenin Blanc, the second best performing cultivar in SA according to SAWIS stats. The best performer? Pinotage

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CWG U-Turn

CWG U-Turn

Neil Pendock August 21, 2016 0

Miles Mossop cleans up nicely as a corporate salaryman as he demonstrated opening the CWG Auction Tasting on Thursday. And he drops the softest of bombshells, too

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Tasting Place

Tasting Place

Neil Pendock August 21, 2016 0

Chardonnay played a blinder this week. My fave of the five unveiled at the CWG Auction tasting in the Reserve of the Taj Hotel on Thursday was the Waterford Estate ’88 Kept Aside 2015

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