Accolades
Ken Forrester Petit Chenin Blanc 2018
Ken Forrester Petit Chenin Blanc 2018
Petit Chenin Blanc 2016
Platter’s 2017 - 3½ stars and Good Value
Ultra Best Value Wine Awards - Silver
Gold Wine Awards 2016

Petit Chenin Blanc 2015
Platter’s 2016 - 3½ stars and Good Value
Petit Chenin Blanc 2014
Platter’s 2015 - 3 stars
Ken Forrester Petit Sauvignon Blanc 2018
Ken Forrester Petit Sauvignon Blanc 2018
Petit Sauvignon Blanc 2017
Platter’s 2018 - 3 stars
Best Value Wine Awards

Petit Sauvignon Blanc 2016

Platter’s 2017 - 3½ stars & Good Value
Best Value Wine Awards

Petit Sauvignon Blanc 2015

Platter’s 2016 - 3½ stars & Good Value
Ken Forrester Petit Chardonnay 2018
Ken Forrester Petit Chardonnay 2018
Petit Chardonnay 2017
Platter’s 2018 - 3 stars

Petit Chardonnay 2015
Platter’s 2017 - 3½ stars
Gold Wine Awards 2016

Petit Chardonnay 2014
Platter’s 2016 - 3 stars
FoodandWine.com - Real Simple: The Best
White Wines Under $15
Ken Forrester Petit Rosé 2018
Ken Forrester Petit Rosé 2018
Petit Rosé 2018
Rosé Rocks 2018 - Gold

Petit Rosé 2017
Rosé Rocks 2017 - Gold
Platter’s 2018 - 3 stars
Ken Forrester Petit Pinotage 2018
Ken Forrester Petit Pinotage 2018
Petit Pinotage 2016
Platter’s 2017 - 3½ stars
Petit Pinotage 2015
Platter’s 2017 - 3½ stars, Good Value and
Hidden Gem
Ultra Value Wine Challenge: 91 points
Petit Pinotage 2014
Platter’s 2016 - 3½ stars, Good Value and
Hidden Gem

 

Ken Forrester Petit Cabernet Sauvignon 2018
Ken Forrester Petit Cabernet Sauvignon 2018
Petit Cabernet Sauvignon 2017
Ultra Value Wine Challenge - Double Gold
Platter’s 2019 - 3 stars

Petit Cabernet Sauvignon 2016
Platter’s 2018 - 3 stars

Petit Cabernet Sauvignon 2015
James Suckling - 91 points
Platter’s 2017 - 3 stars
Ken Forrester Sauvignon Blanc Reserve 2018
Ken Forrester Sauvignon Blanc Reserve 2018
Ken Forrester Sauvignon Blanc Reserve 2017
Platter’s 2019 - 4 stars

Ken Forrester Sauvignon Blanc Reserve 2016

Platter’s 2018 - 4 stars

Ken Forrester Sauvignon Blanc 2015

FNB Top 10 Sauvignon Blanc - 2016
Platter’s 2017 - 4 stars
Ken Forrester Old Vine Reserve Chenin Blanc 2018
Ken Forrester Old Vine Reserve Chenin Blanc 2018
Old Vine Reserve Chenin Blanc 2014
Platter’s 2016 - 5 stars
Old Vine Reserve Chenin Blanc 2013
Tim Atkin’s South Africa report - 91 points
Platter’s 2015 - 4 stars
Old Vine Reserve Chenin Blanc 2012
Tim Atkin’s South Africa report - 91 points
Wine Spectator - 89 points
Janice Robinson - 17 points
Platter’s 2014 - 4 stars
Ken Forrester Renegade  2014
Ken Forrester Renegade 2014
Renegade 2014
Platter’s 2019 – 4½ stars
Renegade 2013
Platter’s 2018 – 4½ stars
James Suckling 2017 – 90 points
IWSC 2017 - Silver Outstanding
Tim Atkin 2017 - 88 points
Renegade 2012
Platter’s 2017 - 4½ stars
Robert Parker - 87 points
Ken Forrester Merlot Reserve Pat’s Garden 2016
Ken Forrester Merlot Reserve Pat’s Garden 2016
Ken Forrester Merlot Reserve Pat’s Garden 2015
Platter’s 2018 - 3½ stars
Ken Forrester Merlot Reserve Pat’s Garden 2014
Platter’s 2017 - 3½ stars
Ken Forrester Merlot Reserve 2013
Platter’s 2016 - 3½ stars & Hidden Gem
The FMC 2016
The FMC 2016

The FMC 2015
Robert Parker – 94 points
SA Wine Index – Platinum 95+ points and
Certificate of Excellence
Platter’s 2018 – 4½ stars
The FMC 2014
Tim Atkin South African Report – 94 points
Gilbert & Gaillard Int. Competition - 95 points
Platter’s 2017: 4½ stars
Veritas 2016 – Silver
The FMC 2013
Platter’s 2016 – 4½ stars
IWSC 2015 – Gold Outstanding and Chenin
Blanc Trophy
Nedbank Green Wine Awards – Bloggers’
Choice Winner IPW
Wine of the Month Club Award – Best Chenin
Blanc of the Year 2016

The FMC 2018
The FMC 2018
The FMC 2017
IWSC 2018 - Silver Outstanding
SA Wine Index - Platinum 95+ points
The FMC 2016
National Wine Challenge /Top 100 2018 - Double Gold
Harpers Wine Stars 2018 - 4 stars
Gilbert & Gaillard Int. Challenge 2018 - Gold
Tim Atkin South African Report - 95 points
Platter’s 2019: 4½ stars
The FMC 2015
Robert Parker - 94 points
SA Wine Index - Platinum 95+ points and
Certificate of Excellence
Platter’s 2018: 4½ stars
Ken Forrester The FMC & The Gypsy Twin Pack
Ken Forrester The FMC & The Gypsy Twin Pack

The FMC 2013

  • International Wine & Spirit Competition 2015 - Cheni Blanc Trophy

    The FMC 2012
  • Wine Cellar - Best White Wine in SA (Overall, Cape Town and Johannesburg)
  • Platter's 2015 - 4½ Stars
  • 2014 International Wine and Spirit Competion - Silver Outstanding 
  • 2014 Sommelier Wine Awards - Gold
  • Tim Atkins MW - 93 points 

The FMC 2011

  • Wine Enthusiast Top 100 Cellar Selection Wines for 2014 
  • Tim Atkin MW – 94 points
  • Stephen Tanzer International Wine cellar - 92 points
  • Int. Wine Challenge – Silver
  • Platter 2014 – 4½ stars
The FMC 2010
  • Stephen Tanzer International Wine cellar - 91 points
  • Top 100 SA wine status for 2012
  • Decanter 2012 – Silver
  • IWSC – Gold
  • Platter 2013 – 4½ stars
  • Robert Parker – 92 points
  • Wine Spectator - 92 points
  • The Wine Advocate – 92 points
  • Jancis Robinson – Wholewheat wine from the Cape – 17½ points
The FMC 2009
  • Wine Spectator 92 Points
  • The Wine Advocate – 93 points
  • Robert Parker – 93 points
  • IWSC 2011 – Silver
  • Platter 2012 – 4½ stars
  • Decanter Magazine voted Best Single White Varietal in South Africa
  • Jancis Robinson rated FMC as "the Most Exciting Chenin in South Africa"
The FMC 2008
  • Decanter - 5 stars
  • Wine Spectator 92 Points
  • Gold – Fine Wine Awards 2010
The FMC 2007
  • Chenin Blanc Trophy (IWSC)
  • Bronze at Decanter New World Wine Awards (UK)
  • Wine Spectator - 93 Points
  • Stephen Tanzer International Wine cellar - 91 points
  • The Wine Gang - 94 points UK
  • Decanters "Ten best varietal wines from South Africa".
  • Wine Innovation awards – silver medal
The FMC 2006
  • Wine Spectator - 93 Points
  • John Platter - 5 stars
The FMC 2005
  • Wine Spectator Critic's Choice, rated FMC as one of the top 250 wines in the world.
  • Wine Spectator - 92 points
  • John Platter - 5 stars
The FMC 2004
  • Wine Magazine - 5 stars
FMC Premiere Selection Moelleux 2010
  • Platter 2013 - 4 stars
The Gypsy 2015
The Gypsy 2015
The Gypsy 2014
Tim Atkin MW - 91 points
Platter’s 2019 - 4½ stars
The Gypsy 2013
Platter’s 2018 - 4½ stars
SA Wine Index - Grand Gold, 93+ points
The Gypsy 2012
Platter’s 2017 - 4½ stars
National Wine Challenge / Top 100 SA Wines 2017 - Double Gold
Gilbert & Gaillard Int. Competition - 93 points
Laurium Capital Signature Red Blend Report - 91 points
James Suckling - 91 points
Tim Atkin MW - 90 points
The Gypsy 2014
The Gypsy 2014
The Gypsy 2014
Tim Atkin MW - 91 points
Platter’s 2019 - 4½ stars
The Gypsy 2013
Platter’s 2018 - 4½ stars
SA Wine Index - Grand Gold, 93+ points
The Gypsy 2012
Platter’s 2017 - 4½ stars
National Wine Challenge / Top 100 SA Wines 2017 - Double Gold
Gilbert & Gaillard Int. Competition - 93 points
Laurium Capital Signature Red Blend Report - 91 points
James Suckling - 91 points
Tim Atkin MW - 90 points
2019 Top 100 SA Wines Double Platinum
Dirty Little Secret 2015
Dirty Little Secret 2015
Dirty Little Secret One
Tim Atkin South Africa Report - 95 points
Jamie Goode [Wineanorak] - 94 points
Ken Forrester Three Halves 2013
Ken Forrester Three Halves 2013
Three Halves 2013
Platter’s 2018 – 4½ stars
Three Halves 2011
Platter’s 2015 – 4½ stars
Tim Atkin MW 2017 – 89 points
Three Halves 2009
Platter’s 2014 – 5 stars
Ken Forrester Roussanne 2016
Ken Forrester Roussanne 2016
Roussanne 2016
Platter’s 2019 - 4½ stars

Roussanne 2015
Platter’s 2018 - 4½ stars

Roussanne 2013
Platter’s 2017 - 4½ stars
Fijndraai Van Coller  Shiraz Grenache Durif 2012
Fijndraai Van Coller Shiraz Grenache Durif 2012
2011 Vintage: Platter's 2017 - 4 stars

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