South Africa’s Top 10 Shiraz wines each from different areas of the Cape

THE TOP 10 Shiraz, as regards South African wines with the best track records over the past 10 years, come from just as many different appellations:

Boekenhoutskloof Syrah Franschhoek cellar, Wellington & Swartland fruit, 2013 at R400 pb
Bon Courage Inkará Shiraz – Robertson, 2013 at R155 pb
Cederberg Shiraz – Cederberg, 2014 at R190 pb
Cirrus Syrah (Guardian Peak) – Helderberg cellar, Stellenbosch, 2012 at R245 pb
Eagles’ Nest Shiraz – Constantia, 2013 at R245 pb
Hartenberg The Stork Shiraz – Bottelary cellar, Stellenbosch, 2012 at R545 pb
Kleine Zalze Family Reserve Shiraz – Stellenbosch, 2009 at R300 pb
Raka Biography Shiraz – Klein River cellar, outside Stanford, 2012 at R110 pb
Saronsberg Shiraz – Tulbagh, 2013 at R190 pb
Saxenburg Private Collection Shiraz – Kuils River cellar, outside Stellenbosch, 2013 at R165 pb