In the past decade a new generation of South African winemakers has been breathing fresh life into centuries-old estates and new, boutique brands alike. Domaines Ott* International Feature Writer Of The Year 2020 Jim Clarke explores the history of South African wine, the industry today and the geological, geographical and climatic conditions that influence South African wine. Major grape varieties and wine styles are detailed and the important markets explained. Challenges facing the industry, including profitability, environmental concerns and the legacy of apartheid in the Western Cape are analysed.
- Weight0.51 kg