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The High Road Director’s Reserve 2011

In celebration of a peaceful transition to democracy.

The High Road, the négociant operation with winemaking facilities in the Bosman’s Crossing mixed-use development in Stellenbosch has just released its 2011 vintages. As with previous vintages these are likeable if not super-complex. The High Road … [Read more...]

The High Road Classique 2010

As the name suggests.

Do different wine competitions apply different aesthetics when it comes to deciding which wines get rewarded? You bet they do. The flagship Director’s Reserve 2010 from Stellenbosch négociant label The High Road won double gold at Veritas last year … [Read more...]

Tokara Director’s Reserve White 2012

The shizniz.

Last night, a tasting of the new releases from Tokara. The Bordeaux-style white Director’s Reserve White was the stand-out wine (surely establishing itself as one of our very best whites) while the reds were surprisingly unconvincing for this usually … [Read more...]