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WINTER SPECIALS: Kanu and Acacia Tree (Western Cape, South Africa)

SOUTH AFRICAN WINE really only comes from the extreme SW coast of the country, around Cape Town, which enjoys a classic, vine-friendly Mediterranean climate. It should be too hot to make decent wine here, but the local, frigid Benguela Current helps cool things down, as does the famous ‘Cape Doctor’ wind, which regularly batters the …

Kudos for Kanu in Food & Wine panel tasting

OUR KANU SHIRAZ 2006 achieved a super result in the current (September) edition of Food & Wine magazine. In the top foodie mag’s ‘Out of Africa’ tasting of 20 South African reds, Kanu earned 4/5 stars and abundant praise from all three panel tasters, as well as getting a special mention as ‘weekday best’ wine. …