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Platter’s Guide 2020

Platter’s 2020 Wines of the Year The Top Performing Winery of the Year award goes – once more – to Mullineux, giving this Swartland-based powerhouse an incredible and record-breaking fourth title as Platter’s Winery of the Year. In the new guide, Mullineux achieve a remarkable five 5-star ratings plus two Wines of the Year – their Granite […]

Thorne & Daughters beoordelingen door Jamie Goode

Thorne & Daughters Cat’s Cradle Chenin Blanc 2017 Swartland, South Africa This is from a vineyard in the Paardeberg planted in 1979. Bush vine Chenin on granite soils. It’s taut and mineral with lovely spiciness, some pear fruit, and good acidity. There’s a lovely fine-grained mouthfeel to this wine. Superb. 94/100 (09/18) Thorne & Daughters […]

Rode wijnen in Perswijn 2019-02

Gelezen in Perswijn 2019-02 Grangehurst Private Reserve 2010 16,5/20 Springfontein LR Whole Lotta Love 2014 16,5/20 Springfontein LR Gadda da Vida 2013 16,5/20 Wanderer’s Heart 2016 16,5/20 Grangehurst Pinotage 2008 16/20 Springfontein Jonathan ‘s Ridge Pinotage 2014 16/20 Tierhoek Grenache Private Reserve 2017 15,5/20 Grangehurst Wavescape 2009 14,5/20 The Great Red 2015 14,5/20 Springfontein Cabe […]

Michelinsterren 2019

De resultaten van de Michelin gids 2019 zijn bekend. Het niveau is hoog in Nederland! Alle chefs en team gefeliciteerd met behalen of behouden van de ster(ren). Wij zijn trots om bij deze topzaken wijn te mogen leveren: *** De Librije Zwolle ** De Kromme Watergang Breskens ** Pure C Cadzand ** De Bokkedoorns Haarlem […]

Andrea Mullineux in Winelife

Terroir-iste ‘INTERNATIONAL WINEMAKER OF THE YEAR’ ANDREA MULLINEUX MAAKT TERROIRWIJN ZONDER MAKE-UP TEKST KARIN LEEUWENHOEK HOE KOMT EEN CALIFORNISCHE IN ZUID-AFRIKA TERECHT? ‘Na mijn wijnstudie aan UC Davis liep ik in 2004 stage bij wijnhuis Waterford in Stellenbosch en verloor mijn hart aan Zuid-Afrika. Later dat jaar werkte ik in Châteauneuf-du-Pape en kwam in de […]

Platter’s 2019

De Five Star wijnen in Platter’s South African Wine Guide 2019 van WineMatters: Pinot Noir Newton Johnson Family Vineyards 2017 (95/100) Shiraz/Syrah Luddite Shiraz 2014 (95/100) Mullineux Iron Syrah 2016 (95/100) Mullineux Schist Roundstone Syrah 2016 (95/100) Chardonnay Leeu Passant Stellenbosch 2016 (97/100) + Chardonnay of the Year White Blends, Other Mullineux Old Vines 2017 (95/100) Thorne & Daughters Rocking […]

Neil Martin op Vinous.com over Mullineux

Neil Martin op Vinous.com:   Mullineux (Swartland/Franschhoek) I have followed Chris and Andrea Mullineux right from the beginning. They used to send me samples of their wine when they worked at Fable Mountain Vineyards up in Tulbagh, after the couple met doing a harvest in Châteauneuf-du-Pape. Their small “empire” continues to grow. Since they gained […]