Du Toitskloof Quest Heroes Journey 2 Rhône Blend 2012

Du Toitskloof in Rawsonville, which produces some 700 000 cases of own-label wine a year, recently launched a top-end range of wines under the Quest label, the stand-out wine among the current releases being the Rhône Blend 2012 (R160 a bottle). Consisting of 70% Shiraz and 30% Mourvèdre sourced from various vineyards in the Western […]

February 27, 2017
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Du Toitskloof acquires Land’s End

Breedekloof winery Du Toitskloof has obtained the well-known Elim wine brand Land’s End. Known for its cool-climate Sauvignon Blanc and Syrah, Land’s End put Elim on the map to some degree and was a Hidden Valley-Fairview joint venture until recently. The brand was sold to Du Toitskloof for an undisclosed sum. According to a media […]

April 7, 2016
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Du Toitskloof Sauvignon Blanc 2013

Those who continue to argue that the definitive style of South African Sauvignon Blanc is lean and green should try the 2013 from Du Toitskloof in Rawsonville (R36.99 a bottle from Aroma Drop Inn). Volumes of this wine have grown from 15 000 litres in 1999 to some 2 million litres now and therefore must […]

February 3, 2014
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Du Toitskloof Chenin Blanc 2012

Talk about putting your liver on the line. Last night the annual Box Wine Awards run by Anel Grobler and Jan Laubscher of Spitorswallow.co.za and Winetimes.co.za at Mecury Live and Lounge in Cape Town. Attendees each had to rate some 35 wines on a 10 point scale, scores tweeted to @boxwineawards to arrive at the […]

November 30, 2012
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Merwida White Muscadel 2010

Yesterday a tasting of eleven examples of Muscadel. The line-up included the nine top performing wines from the 2011 Muscadel Awards as run by producer association Muskadel SA as well as two wines from Robertson cellar Rietvallei, these being the 2010 vintage of standard release Red Muscadel and the 2008 vintage of the reserve RedMuscadel […]

July 15, 2011
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