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Nederburg Solera

Nederburg Solera is a potstill gem from Paarl. Nederburg produce this brandy using the Spanish “Solera” method widely used in sherry production. My rating: 16/25

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Sumsaré 5 year old brandy

A perfectly crafted micro distilled potstill, Sumsaré 5 year old brandy shows maturity way beyond its years. Oozing sophistication, my rating is 19/25

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Van Ryns Distillers Reserve 12yr

For me, their crowning glory. Van Ryns Distillers Reserve 12yr is perhaps my favourite brandy tasted to date. Satisfies at any occasion. My rating: 21/25

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Kingna 12 year old brandy

Hand crafted in small volumes at the Kingna distillery in Montagu, the 12 year old delivers the most complex and amazing nose of any brandy I have ever tasted. 17 /25

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Sir George 5yr

Sir George Potstill Brandy

An undiscovered secret of the Wellington brandy route, Sir George 5yr from Napier Winery. A simply superb, small volume potstill, sold in elegant 500ml bottles. My rating: 18/25

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Kingna 5 year old brandy

Hand crafted in small volumes at the Kingna distillery in Montagu, the 5 year old delivers a super flavour profile with smooth lingering finish. Another great 5 yo micro produced potstill brandy. My rating is 18 /25

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Uitkyk Estate Brandy 10yr

Uitkyk Grand Reserve 10 year old brandy

One of my early favourite potstill brandies, Uitkyk Estate Brandy 10yr is produced, matured and bottled on the stunning Uitkyk farm in Stellenbosch. My rating: 18/25

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Elsenburg 13 year old brandy

Distilled in small batches each year by final year students at the Elsenburg College of agriculture, this micro produced potstill packs a weight and a half in terms of taste and flavour. My rating is 20 /25

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KWV Imoya VSOP Brandy

Fitting for me somewhere between the 10 and 15 year brandies in the range, KWV Imoya VSOP brandy is a blend of 20, 10, 8 and 3 year old brandies bottled slightly stronger at 40%. My rating: 17/25

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Bezalel VSOP (5yo) Brandy

From the flood plains of the Orange River in the Northern Cape, comes a 5 year old potstill gem, unlike any other out there. My rating is 19 /25

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Continue Reading Price per Bottle: R220.00