Rosa Kruger | Ex Animo Wine Co. | David Clarke

Rosa Kruger talks with David Clarke from Ex Animo Wine Co. and shares stories about her journey in the industry and the rich heritage of South African viticulture. “Viticulture is an absolute skill, it is a science and an art combined into one.” Rosa Kruger. Listen to the full interview on Ex Animo Wine Co.

Harvest time

Harvest time – take regular samples of your grapes, or taste regularly, as a heatwave during one weekend can push the grapes from 21 to 23 B! Do the last bit of removal of green, delayed bunches in red grapes to even out maturity levels. Start planning your cover crops – remember that a good…

Sadie Family Wines Treinspoor 2016

By by Sussie and Peter | www.susieandpeter.com Sadie Family Wines Treinspoor 2016, Swartland, South Africa (c. £35, Lay & Wheeler, Noel Young, Uncorked, Hedonism, Handford, Philglass & Swiggot & more via WineSearcher) First things first: this is a wildebeest of a wine. It’s wild – no domesticated decorum here. It has almost animalistic tendencies in…