KWV Trophy: Best Pinotage – KANONKOP Pinotage 1998 4 Best in Class awards, one Gold, 7 Silver and one Bronze award.
KANONKOP Paul Sauer 1997 : Gold KANONKOP Pinotage 1999: Best Wine
IWSC: Pichon Longueville Comtesse de Lalande Trophy for the Best Blended Red Wine : KANONKOP Paul Sauer 1995.
Vintage 2013 Vintage 2013 has come and gone with no serious hiccups. Generally evening temperatures during harvesting were cooler than the past 15 years, however we have had a few warmer days. Late varietals such as Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet Franc seems big and broad, whilst the Pinotage wines show more fruit and elegance. A […]
IWSC: Pichon Longueville Comtesse de Lalande Trophy for the Best Blended Red Wine : KANONKOP Paul Sauer 1991
Often older vintages are found leaking due to reasons such as a lack of temperature or humidity control. Too many temperature variations causes the cork to lose its elasticity resulting in leaking, and unfortunately the consequence of too much ullage is oxidation. There is no fixed answer as to how much ullage is acceptable. In […]
International Wine & Spirit Competition held in London (IWSC): Robert Mondavi Trophy for International Winemaker of the Year.
Currently in production from our Kadette brand are the Kadette Red and Pinotage Rosé (dry). Both wines have seen enormous growth locally and internationally, and after much thought, consideration and requests, we have decided to release a new brother to the family; namely the KANONKOP KADETTE PINOTAGE 2012. This fresh pinotage varietal will be available […]
Kanonkop Kadette Dry Rosé 2013 Contrary to normal Rosés this wine is made in a dry style with huge floral flavours. Great with seafood dishes. Kanonkop Pinotage 2001/2003 Since our 2000 vintage we have annually cellared some 6000 bottles and can now offer a Pinotage that is at least 10 years old every year. Competitively […]