South Africa

The Wines of South Africa When the gran-daddy of the wine school starts a class on South African wines, it begins with Nelson Mandela.  Keith (our founder) was a college student “back in the day” at the break up of apartheid.  He pours a taste of an...

Badenhorst 2010 Secateurs Red

  Adi Badenhorst  is showing himself to be an ingenious winemaker, and a by-the-bootstraps winery owner. His vineyards in Paardesberg in Swartland, South Africa are reclaimed from a defunct 1930’s winery. His winery is serviceable but nothing fancy. He...

Cabernet Sauvignon Smackdown

The top bottles of Cabernet Sauvignon reviewed at Epikur Magazine. From Tuscany to Bordeaux to Napa Valley and South Africa: This list includes the best of the best bottles of Cab Sauv currently available, and the ones with the best quality to price ratio.