South Africa Alphabetical Listing

Issue: April 30, 2010

These wines were tasted for the South Africa report in the April 30, 2010, issue of Wine Spectator magazine.

Wine Score Price
AMANI
Chardonnay Coastal Region 2006 86 $14
Sauvignon Blanc Stellenbosch 2008 87 $13
Shiraz Stellenbosch Forest Myers 2006 89 $20
Shiraz Stellenbosch Pendana 2006 88 $15
Shiraz-Cabernet Sauvignon Stellenbosch Jordan Myers 2006 89 $25
ANWILKA
Fundi Stellenbosch 2007 86 $18
AVONDALE
Muscat Paarl Blanc Reserve 2007 86 $14/375ml
Muscat Paarl Rouge Reserve 2006 86 $14/375ml
AVONTUUR
Baccarat Stellenbosch 2004 78 NA
Cabernet Sauvignon-Cabernet Franc Stellenbosch Vintner's Red 2005 84 NA
Pinotage Stellenbosch 2003 84 NA
BACKSBERG
Chardonnay Paarl 2009 85 $15
Chardonnay Western Cape 2007 87 $14
Chenin Blanc Western Cape 2009 85 $13
Sauvignon Blanc Western Cape 2009 85 $14
Shiraz Paarl Pumphouse 2007 90 $24
Viognier Paarl Babylons Toren 2008 86 $32
A.A. BADENHORST FAMILY
Coastal Region 2006 92 NA
Coastal Region White 2007 91 NA
GRAHAM BECK
Brut Rosé Western Cape 2007 84 $18
Rosé Western Cape 2008 84 $10
BELFIELD
Cabernet Sauvignon Elgin Magnifica 2007 83 $45
BIG FACE
Cabernet Sauvignon Western Cape 2007 82 $10
Chenin Blanc Western Cape 2007 85 $10
Syrah Western Cape 2007 79 $10
BILTON
Matt Black Stellenbosch 2007 87 $17
Matt Black Stellenbosch 2006 86 $17
Sir Percy Classic Blend Stellenbosch 2004 87 $26
BLACK PEARL
Oro Paarl 2006 85 $17
BOEKENHOUTSKLOOF
Cabernet Sauvignon Franschhoek 2006 92 $47
Merlot Coastal Region Porcupine Ridge 2008 85 $13
Sauvignon Blanc Western Cape Porcupine Ridge 2009 84 $13
Sémillon Franschhoek 2006 91 $29
Syrah Coastal Region 2006 93 $47
Syrah Coastal Region Porcupine Ridge 2008 87 $13
The Journeyman Franschhoek 2007 92 NA
The Wolftrap Western Cape 2008 84 $11
BON CAP
Brut Eilandia The Ruins 2009 84 $10
Chardonnay-Viognier Eilandia The Ruins 2009 85 $10
Sauvignon Blanc Eilandia The Ruins 2009 84 $10
LE BONHEUR
Cabernet Sauvignon Simonsberg-Stellenbosch 2006 85 $22
Cabernet Sauvignon Simonsberg-Stellenbosch 2005 84 $22
Chardonnay Simonsberg-Stellenbosch 2008 87 $12
Sauvignon Blanc Simonsberg-Stellenbosch 2008 86 $12
BUITENVERWACHTING
Rhine Riesling Constantia 2008 87 $12
Sauvignon Blanc Coastal Region Beyond 2009 87 $12
Sauvignon Blanc Constantia 2008 89 $15
CAMBERLEY
Cabernet Sauvignon-Merlot Stellenbosch 2005 79 $41
Philosophers' Stone Stellenbosch 2006 89 $24
CAPE TO CAIRO
Syrah Western Cape 2007 89 $26
Syrah Western Cape 2006 88 $26
CIRRUS
Syrah Stellenbosch 2007 92 $55
PAUL CLUVER
Sauvignon Blanc Elgin 2008 88 $12
CONSTANTIA GLEN
Constantia 2007 89 $65
Constantia Saddle Constantia 2007 88 $45
DARLING CELLARS
Cabernet Sauvignon Darling Onyx 2006 84 $15
Pinotage Darling Onyx 2006 89 $19
Sauvignon Blanc Darling Onyx 2009 86 $15
Shiraz Darling Onyx 2007 89 $15
DE MORGENZON
Chardonnay Western Cape 2008 88 $15
Shiraz Stellenbosch 2008 87 $15
DE TOREN
Fusion V Stellenbosch 2007 91 $45
Fusion V Stellenbosch 2006 90 $45
Z Stellenbosch 2007 89 $30
DE TRAFFORD
Cabernet Sauvignon Stellenbosch 2006 91 $45
Chenin Blanc Stellenbosch 2008 92 $27
Shiraz Stellenbosch 2007 95 $80
Shiraz Stellenbosch Blueprint 2007 92 $37
Straw Wine Stellenbosch 2007 94 $47/375ml
DEETLEFS
Cabernet Sauvignon Breedekloof 2007 83 $26
Cabernet Sauvignon Western Cape The Elements of Stonecross 2007 83 $9
Chenin Blanc Breedekloof 2008 86 $20
Chenin Blanc-Chardonnay Western Cape Stonecross 2008 83 $11
Merlot-Pinotage Western Cape Stonecross 2008 82 $11
Pinotage Breedekloof 2007 83 $24
Pinotage Breedekloof Oak Matured 2007 82 $30
Shiraz Breedekloof 2007 82 $22
DURBANVILLE HILLS
Sauvignon Blanc Durbanville 2009 84 $11
EIKENDAL
Chardonnay Stellenbosch 2007 86 $23
ELGIN VALLEY VINEYARDS
Sauvignon Blanc Elgin 2008 87 $45
NEIL ELLIS
Cabernet Sauvignon-Merlot Stellenbosch 2006 88 $20
Chardonnay Elgin 2008 90 $27
Sauvignon Blanc Jonkershoek Valley Vineyard Selection 2007 92 $27
Shiraz Elgin 2007 88 $20
Shiraz Western Cape Sincerely 2008 85 $14
The Left Bank Western Cape 2008 84 $15
ERNIE ELS WINES
Cabernet Sauvignon Stellenbosch Guardian Peak Lapa 2007 91 $35
Tannat-Malbec Western Cape Guardian Peak 2007 90 NA
EMINEO
Liber I Durbanville 2007 87 $51
Liber II Durbanville 2007 86 $51
Liber III Coastal Region 2007 88 $51
EVENTIDE FARM
Cabernet Sauvignon Wellington 2006 84 $17
EXCELSIOR
Cabernet Sauvignon Robertson 2007 83 $10
Chardonnay Robertson 2009 84 $10
Shiraz Robertson 2007 82 $10
FAIRVALLEY
Chardonnay Western Cape 2008 82 $10
FAIRVIEW
Chenin Blanc Darling 2008 87 $12
Cyril Back Paarl 2006 91 $65
La Beryl Blanc Paarl 2008 89 $26/500ml
La Beryl Rouge Paarl 2007 90 $34/500ml
Mourvèdre Coastal Region 2007 89 $18
Petite Sirah Swartland 2007 89 $27
Pinotage Coastal Region Primo 2007 89 $29
Sauvignon Blanc Coastal Region 2009 83 $12
Sauvignon Blanc Coastal Region 2008 87 $12
Sémillon Darling Oom Pagel 2007 87 $30
Shiraz Coastal Region 2007 88 $15
Shiraz Paarl Eenzaamheid 2006 89 $36
Tannat Swartland 2006 88 $21
Viognier Paarl 2008 88 $20
Viognier Paarl 2007 90 $20
FINLAYSON FAMILY
Chardonnay Stellenbosch Edgebaston 2008 88 $18
Edgebaston The Pepper Pot Stellenbosch 2008 83 $15
Shiraz Stellenbosch Edgebaston 2006 89 $23
FLEUR DU CAP
Cabernet Sauvignon Coastal Region 2008 82 $12
Chardonnay Stellenbosch Unfiltered 2007 89 $18
Chardonnay Western Cape 2008 84 $10
Chenin Blanc Western Cape 2008 85 $10
Merlot Coastal Region 2008 85 $12
Sauvignon Blanc Western Cape Unfiltered 2008 86 $18
KEN FORRESTER
Cabernet Sauvignon-Merlot Western Cape Petit 2008 82 $10
Chenin Blanc Stellenbosch 2009 88 $15
Chenin Blanc Stellenbosch 2008 88 $15
Chenin Blanc Stellenbosch Petit 2009 86 $10
Chenin Blanc Stellenbosch Petit 2008 87 $9
Chenin Blanc Stellenbosch The FMC 2008 92 $65
Pinotage Stellenbosch Petit 2009 86 $10
Sauvignon Blanc Stellenbosch 2009 85 $15
The Gypsy Stellenbosch 2006 93 $65
THE FOUNDRY
Syrah Coastal Region 2005 91 $35
GLEN CARLOU
Cabernet Sauvignon Paarl Gravel Quarry 2006 90 $45
Chardonnay Paarl 2007 89 $16
Grand Classique Paarl 2005 90 $20
Syrah Paarl 2006 87 $22
GLENELLY
Western Cape 2007 89 NA
Western Cape 2006 88 NA
GOATS DO ROAM WINE COMPANY
Chardonnay Coastal Region Goat Door 2008 85 $14
Goat-Roti Coastal Region 2007 89 $20
Goats do Roam Red Coastal Region 2007 84 $10
Goats do Roam Red Western Cape 2008 83 $10
Goats do Roam Rosé Coastal Region 2009 84 $10
Goats do Roam White Coastal Region 2008 88 $10
Goats do Roam White Western Cape 2009 85 $10
Shiraz-Pinotage Coastal Region Goats In Villages 2007 84 $14
Viognier Paarl Goats In Villages 2008 87 $14
GOOSE WINES
Expression Upper Langkloof 2005 89 NA
Sauvignon Blanc Upper Langkloof 2008 88 NA
GROENLAND
Antoinette Marié Premium Stellenbosch 2006 85 $20
Antoinette Marié Stellenbosch 2006 84 $20
Cabernet Sauvignon Stellenbosch 2005 83 $20
Sauvignon Blanc Stellenbosch 2009 83 $16
Shiraz Stellenbosch 2004 79 $20
Shiraz Stellenbosch Premium 2006 81 $27
HAMILTON RUSSELL
Chardonnay Hemel-en-Aarde Valley 2008 90 $32
HARTENBERG
Ecurie Stellenbosch 2005 81 $22
The Stork Stellenbosch 2005 92 $140
Weisser Riesling Stellenbosch 2007 86 $21
HASKELL
Chardonnay Stellenbosch Dombeya 2006 88 $19
Samara Dombeya Stellenbosch 2005 89 $22
Shiraz Stellenbosch Boulder Road Dombeya 2006 88 $22
HIGHLANDS ROAD
Sauvignon Blanc Elgin 2008 84 $42
Shiraz-Merlot Elgin Ruadh 2007 87 $45
INDABA
Chardonnay Western Cape 2009 83 $10
Chenin Blanc Western Cape 2009 86 $10
Chenin Blanc Western Cape 2008 86 $10
Merlot Western Cape 2008 83 $10
Sauvignon Blanc Western Cape 2009 81 $10
IONA
Sauvignon Blanc Elgin 2008 87 $17
JAM JAR
Shiraz Western Cape Sweet 2009 84 $12
JARDIN
Mellifera Stellenbosch 2008 89 $24/375ml
Merlot Stellenbosch 2007 78 $17
KANONKOP
Cabernet Sauvignon Simonsberg-Stellenbosch 2004 91 $35
Kadette Stellenbosch 2008 87 $15
Paul Sauer Stellenbosch 2004 90 $35
Pinotage Simonsberg-Stellenbosch 2007 90 $35
KANU
Chenin Blanc Stellenbosch 2008 87 $10
KINGSBRIDGE
Cabernet Sauvignon-Merlot Elgin 2007 88 $28
Sauvignon Blanc Elgin 2008 87 $18
KOOPMANSKLOOF
Chenin Blanc Stellenbosch One World 2008 83 $13
Pinotage Stellenbosch One World 2007 77 $15
LANGVERWACHT
Merlot Paarl Ridgeback 2005 88 $21
Shiraz Paarl Ridgeback 2005 87 $24
LOMOND
Sauvignon Blanc Cape Agulhas Pincushion Vineyard 2008 85 $17
Sauvignon Blanc Cape Agulhas Pincushion Vineyard 2007 85 $17
Syrah Cape Agulhas Conebush Vineyard 2007 85 $30
LONG MOUNTAIN WINE COMPANY
Cabernet Sauvignon Western Cape 2007 83 $10
Pinotage Western Cape 2007 82 $10
Sauvignon Blanc Western Cape 2007 79 NA
Sauvignon Blanc Western Cape 2006 78 NA
LUDDITE
Shiraz Bot River Dickens Olivers Red 2005 88 $50
LYNX
Cabernet Sauvignon Franschhoek 2006 88 $20
Shiraz Franschhoek 2006 86 $20
Xanache Franschhoek 2006 86 $20
MAN VINTNERS
Cabernet Sauvignon Coastal Region 2008 86 $11
Chardonnay Coastal Region 2009 86 $11
Chenin Blanc Coastal Region 2009 86 $10
Pinotage Coastal Region 2008 84 $11
Sauvignon Blanc Western Cape 2009 85 $11
MARIANNE
Desirade Paarl 2005 88 $40
Floreal Paarl 2006 89 $48
Floreal Paarl 2005 89 $48
MEERLUST
Merlot Stellenbosch 2006 86 $24
Pinot Noir Stellenbosch 2007 88 $25
Rubicon Stellenbosch 2005 89 $28
MEINERT
Cabernet Sauvignon Devon Valley 2006 88 $25
Devon Crest Devon Valley 2005 90 $35
Merlot Devon Valley 2006 89 $25
MOOI BLY
Chenin Blanc Paarl Cultivar 2009 88 NA
Tannat Paarl Selection 2007 88 NA
MORGENHOF
Cabernet Sauvignon Stellenbosch Fantail 2004 83 $19
Cabernet Sauvignon-Cabernet Franc Stellenbosch Fantail 2006 87 $15
MILES MOSSOP WINES
Saskia Coastal Region 2007 90 $35
MULDERBOSCH
Cabernet Sauvignon Coastal Region Rosé 2009 85 $11
Chardonnay Stellenbosch 2007 90 $21
Chardonnay Stellenbosch 2006 90 $21
Chenin Blanc Western Cape 2008 88 $14
Faithful Hound Stellenbosch 2006 90 $22
Sauvignon Blanc Western Cape 2008 88 $21
MULLINEUX
Straw Wine Swartland 2008 91 NA/375ml
Swartland White 2008 86 NA
Syrah Swartland 2008 90 NA
NALEDI
Cabernet Sauvignon Stellenbosch 2006 88 $30
NEDERBURG
Cabernet Sauvignon Paarl Manor House 2007 89 $20
Cabernet Sauvignon Western Cape The Winemaster's Reserve 2006 83 $11
Lyric Western Cape 2009 84 $10
Sauvignon Blanc Coastal Region Manor House 2009 84 $19
Sauvignon Blanc Coastal Region The Winemaster's Reserve 2009 83 $10
Sauvignon Blanc Coastal Region The Winemaster's Reserve 2008 86 $13
Shiraz Coastal Region Manor House 2007 86 $21
The Winemaster's Reserve Special Late Harvest Coastal Region 2008 86 $10
ONDINE
Cabernet Franc Darling 2007 82 $17
Cabernet Sauvignon Darling 2005 79 $16
Chardonnay Darling 2007 87 $16
Chenin Blanc Coastal Region 2008 86 $12
Coastal Region 2007 85 $16
Sauvignon Blanc Coastal Region 2008 86 $13
ORMONDE
Cabernet Sauvignon-Merlot Darling 2005 81 $26
Chardonnay Darling 2006 84 $21
Darling Hills Ovation Darling 0 79 $22/3L
Vernon Basson Darling 2006 79 $26
PAINTED WOLF
Cape Blend Coastal Region 2007 88 $13
Pinotage Coastal Region 2008 83 $15
Pinotage Coastal Region 2007 87 $15
PLAISIR DE MERLE
Cabernet Sauvignon Paarl 2006 86 $28
Chardonnay Paarl 2007 84 $22
Merlot Paarl 2007 85 $20
QUOIN ROCK
Gary Player Major Championship Series Muirfield 1959 Western Cape 2003 89 $65
RAATS FAMILY
Chenin Blanc Coastal Region Original Unwooded 2009 87 $13
ROBERTSON
Cabernet Sauvignon Robertson 2008 78 $10
Cabernet Sauvignon Robertson 2007 80 $10
Chardonnay Robertson 2008 83 $10
Chenin Blanc Robertson 2009 83 $10
Chenin Blanc Robertson 2008 84 $9
Gewürztraminer Robertson Special Late Harvest 2008 84 $10
Pinotage Robertson 2008 82 $10
Pinotage Robertson Phanto Ridge 2007 86 $19
Sauvignon Blanc Robertson 2009 83 $10
Shiraz Robertson 2008 69 $10
Shiraz Robertson 2007 81 $10
Shiraz Robertson Wolfkloof 2006 85 $19
ROOIBERG
Chardonnay Robertson Cape Dreams 2008 84 $10
Sauvignon Blanc Robertson Cape Dreams 2009 83 $10
RUDERA
Cabernet Sauvignon Stellenbosch 2005 91 $35
Chenin Blanc Stellenbosch 2007 90 $17
Chenin Blanc Stellenbosch Lula 2008 86 $13/500ml
Chenin Blanc Stellenbosch Noble Late Harvest 2006 92 $25/375ml
Syrah Stellenbosch 2005 89 $19
RUST EN VREDE
Cabernet Sauvignon Stellenbosch 2007 88 $25
Shiraz Stellenbosch 2005 91 $27
Stellenbosch 2006 93 $40
Stellenbosch 2005 92 $42
RUSTENBERG
Chardonnay Stellenbosch 2008 90 $20
Chardonnay Western Cape Brampton Unoaked 2009 83 $11
Five Soldiers Stellenbosch 2007 90 $38
John X Merriman Stellenbosch 2006 87 $30
Peter Barlow Stellenbosch 2005 88 $49
Sauvignon Blanc Western Cape Brampton 2009 86 $11
Shiraz Coastal Region Brampton 2007 87 $14
Shiraz Stellenbosch Brampton 2008 82 $14
SADIE FAMILY
Columella Swartland 2007 95 $78
Palladius Swartland 2008 93 $58
SARONSBERG
Chardonnay Coastal Region 2007 85 $22
Full Circle Coastal Region 2006 90 NA
Provenance Rooi Coastal Region 2006 84 $18
Sauvignon Blanc Coastal Region 2008 88 $18
Sauvignon Blanc Coastal Region Provenance 2008 85 $14
Shiraz Coastal Region 2006 88 $36
Shiraz Coastal Region Provenance 2006 86 $18
Shiraz Coastal Region Rosé Provenance 2007 85 $11
SAUVIGNON REPUBLIC
Sauvignon Blanc Stellenbosch 2008 88 $20
SCALI
Blanc Voor-Paardeberg 2007 89 $30
Pinotage Voor-Paardeberg 2006 89 $30
Syrah Voor-Paardeberg 2006 91 $40
RUDI SCHULTZ
Syrah Stellenbosch 2006 93 $37
SEJANA
Merlot Stellenbosch 2006 89 $30
SEQUILLO
Red Swartland 2006 88 $34
White Swartland 2008 90 $34
SIMONSIG
Chenin Blanc Stellenbosch 2008 85 $12
Pinotage Stellenbosch 2005 84 $15
Pinotage Stellenbosch Redhill 2007 88 $32
SLANGHOEK
Cabernet Sauvignon-Merlot Slanghoek Camerca 2008 82 $14
Chenin Blanc Slanghoek Private Selection 2009 82 $13
Pinotage Slanghoek Private Selection 2007 83 $15
SOUTH HILL
Sauvignon Blanc Elgin The Vineyards 2008 86 $14
Sauvignon Blanc Elgin The Vineyards 2007 86 $14
SOUTHERN RIGHT
Sauvignon Blanc Walker Bay 2008 89 $18
SPICE ROUTE
Chakalaka Swartland 2007 91 $20
Chenin Blanc Coastal Region 2008 86 $18
Malabar Swartland 2005 92 $66
Mourvèdre Swartland 2007 89 $18
Sauvignon Blanc Darling 2009 87 $15
Shiraz Swartland 2007 90 $18
Syrah Swartland Flagship 2006 92 $38
Viognier Coastal Region 2008 89 $23
SPIER
Cabernet Sauvignon Western Cape Savanha 2008 84 $9
Pinotage-Shiraz Western Cape Savanha 2008 83 $9
Steen Western Cape Savanha 2008 84 $9
STELLAR
Heaven on Earth Western Cape 0 89 $14/375ml
Merlot Western Cape 2009 82 $10
STORYTELLER
Syrah Western Cape The Hyena & The Baobab 2008 79 $9
THELEMA
Cabernet Sauvignon Stellenbosch 2007 91 $41
Cabernet Sauvignon Stellenbosch The Mint 2007 92 $45
Chardonnay Stellenbosch 2007 89 $25
Merlot Stellenbosch 2006 90 $29
Sauvignon Blanc Stellenbosch 2008 85 $20
Shiraz Stellenbosch 2006 92 $37
TULBAGH MOUNTAIN VINEYARDS
Syrah-Mourvèdre Tulbagh 2005 90 $20
TWO OCEANS
Sauvignon Blanc Western Cape 2009 78 $8
VANSHA
Cabernet Sauvignon-Merlot Paarl 2008 85 $12
Sauvignon Blanc-Chardonnay-Viognier Western Cape 2009 85 $12
Shiraz Paarl 2008 87 $12
VILLIERA
Down To Earth Red Stellenbosch 2005 79 $15
VINS D'ORRANCE
Chardonnay Western Cape Cuvée Anaïs 2008 90 $27
Syrah Stellenbosch Cuvée Ameena 2006 93 $40
VREDELUS
Shiraz Coastal Region Route 45 2007 85 $12
WARWICK
Chardonnay Simonsberg-Stellenbosch 2006 87 $30
Estate Reserve Stellenbosch 2006 91 $33
Pinotage Stellenbosch Old Bush Vines 2007 88 $21
Sauvignon Blanc Stellenbosch Professor Black 2009 89 $21
The First Lady Western Cape 2007 89 $15
Three Cape Ladies Simonsberg-Stellenbosch 2005 91 $28
WATERFORD
Cabernet Sauvignon Stellenbosch 2006 90 NA
Chenin Blanc Stellenbosch Pecan Stream 2008 88 NA
Sauvignon Blanc Stellenbosch 2008 90 NA
Shiraz Stellenbosch Kevin Arnold Ashleigh Anne 2006 89 NA
Shiraz Stellenbosch Kevin Arnold Lloyd Francis 2005 87 NA
The Jem Stellenbosch 2005 93 NA
WESTERLAND
Celebration Darling 2006 78 $10
WILDEKRANS
Cabernet Franc-Merlot Bot River 2007 86 $15
THE WINERY OF GOOD HOPE
Black Rock Red Swartland 2007 88 NA
Cabernet Sauvignon Stellenbosch Vinum Africa 2007 84 $15
Pinotage Stellenbosch 2007 85 $10
Radford Dale Gravity Stellenbosch 2006 84 $50
WOMEN IN WINE
Cabernet Sauvignon Western Cape 2007 87 $13
Sauvignon Blanc Western Cape 2009 85 $15
ZORGVLIET
Petit Verdot Banghoek 2006 88 NA
Richelle Stellenbosch 2005 88 NA
Sauvignon Blanc Banghoek 2008 84 NA

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