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Magazine Archives: May 31, 2012

Hidden Gems

South Africa’s rich array of high quality wines waits to be discovered
James Molesworth
Issue: May 31, 2012

South Africa offers a wide range of delicious wines. Adding to the allure are the wines currently entering the market from 2009, which is the best South African vintage since 2005. The growing season featured great temperatures and beneficial rains, resulting in high quality for its wine growing regions. Wine Spectator's James Molesworth explains.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands April 24, 2012.

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