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Nedbank Cape Winemakers Guild Auction of Rare Cape Wines 2013 Gala Film

The 2013 Cape Winemakers Guild Auction will be held on Saturday, 5 October 2013. The Cape Winemakers Guild is a group of South Africa’s top winemakers, dedicated to advancing the art of winemaking in South Africa. The Nedbank Cape Winemakers Guild Development Trust and CWG Protégé programme are helping to give back to the communities […]

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Neil Ellis – 2009 Stellenbosch Cabernet

note: if the film breaks up while loading, please hit ‘pause’ and wait for the film to fully load before hitting ‘play’ Neil Ellis tastes his 2009 Stellenbosch Cabernet made from grapes from the Jonkershoek Valley. There is a strong influence of the dark / red fruits with a lovely tannin structure, giving a well […]

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Neil Ellis – 2009 Elgin Shiraz

note: if the film breaks up while loading, please hit ‘pause’ and wait for the film to fully load before hitting ‘play’ Neil Ellis tastes the 2009 Elgin Shiraz, made from grapes grown in vineyards that Neil has been involved with since the mid 1980′s, in the Elgin region. The whole objective is to look […]

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Neil Ellis – 2010 Stellenbosch Chardonnay

note: if the film breaks up while loading, please hit ‘pause’ and wait for the film to fully load before hitting ‘play’ Neil Ellis tastes his 2010 Stellenbosch Chardonnay. Refined over the past seven years, the style of the wine is very fruit focused, with little emphasis from oak…

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Neil Ellis – 2010 Groenekloof Sauvignon Blanc

note: if the film breaks up while loading, please hit ‘pause’ and wait for the film to fully load before hitting ‘play’ Neil Ellis tastes his 2010 Groenekloof Sauvignon Blanc, made from grapes grown as in the Darling region, which is located up the coast from Cape Town. The low-yielding vineyards are grown as bush […]

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Neil Ellis – 2009 Stellenbosch Cabernet Merlot

note: if the film breaks up while loading, please hit ‘pause’ and wait for the film to fully load before hitting ‘play’ Neil Ellis tastes his 2009 Stellenbosch Cabernet Merlot, a wine dominated by fruit sourced by grapes grown in the Jonkershoek Valley. The blend is not a recipe, but rather determined by what the […]

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Neil Ellis – 2009 Vineyard Selection Grenache

note: if the film breaks up while loading, please hit ‘pause’ and wait for the film to fully load before hitting ‘play’ Neil Ellis takes us through his 2009 Vineyard Selection Grenache, from the Piekenierskloof region. The vineyard was planted in the 1950′s, and Neil has been finessing the vineyard for the past ten years. […]

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Neil Ellis – 2009 Vineyard Selection Pinotage

note: if the film breaks up while loading, please hit ‘pause’ and wait for the film to fully load before hitting ‘play’ Neil Ellis takes us through his 2009 Vineyard Selection Pinotage, made from a single vineyard located in the Jonkershoek Valley. The team are very careful with their extraction techniques in the cellar in […]

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Neil Ellis – 2007 Vineyard Selection Shiraz

note: if the film breaks up while loading, please hit ‘pause’ and wait for the film to fully load before hitting ‘play’ Neil Elllis tastes his 2007 Vineyard Selection Shiraz, made from one specific block in the Jonkershoek Valley outside of Stellenbosch. 2007 saw a fantastic harvest which allowed an extra two or three days […]

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Neil Ellis – 2007 Vineyard Selection Cabernet Sauvignon

note: if the film breaks up while loading, please hit ‘pause’ and wait for the film to fully load before hitting ‘play’ Neil Ellis tastes his 2007 Vineyard Selection Cabernet Sauvignon, made from grapes from the Jonkershoek Valley, which consistently show their high quality…

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