Survival of the fittest

Survival of the fittest

When it comes to South Africa, no grapes are more typical and treasured than Pinotage, Cinsault and Chenin Blanc. They call them the ‘heritage’ gra...

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It never gets old

It never gets old

The absolute best part of my job is finding new wines and sharing them with people. It’s a pursuit that never gets old - especially when the wines ...

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A dose of Dutch courage

A dose of Dutch courage

Have you ever dreamt of one day setting off into the sunset and buying a vineyard? I don’t know a wine drinker who hasn’t. Well it’s exactly what L...

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It takes a village...

It takes a village...

One thing that fascinates me about winemakers is learning about what drives and motivates them. Many that I meet are born artists, who express them...

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Keep this to yourself...

Keep this to yourself...

I’m just back from the Pfalz wine region in Germany - my first trip of the year. Now, I knew we were onto a good thing with Gerd Stepp. But after f...

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