Forget wine wars. It is time for a paddle battle!

Anel Grobler of Spit or Swallow wasn't doing any spitting

Cape Town’s weather is so last season.

The only sign signalling the advent of spring is that invites to the annual Nederburg Auction have been issued.  This annual wine calendar highlight, set for 28 and 29 September this year, will again see some of South Africa’s top wines presented to the country’s most discerning buyers – and, if this year’s selection is anything to go by, buyers should be prepared for a serious battle of the bidding paddles.

If you are intending on doing some bidding on the day, be prepared to compete with this blonde ambition as Anthony Barne opens bidding for the following wines… Continue reading