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Under the Influence of Pinotage

If you can't come to the winelands at the moment, why can't the winelands come to you? We continue our home wine guides, so you can pair your favourite Pinotage with some home wine edutainment. Pinotage is a proudly African grape, a unique wine to emerge from the Western Cape of South Africa. That doesn't mean that it has 100% African roots though. The grape was cultivated in 1925 by a professor of Viticulture at Stellenbosch University, Abraham Perold. He was always a huge fan of Pinot Noir, but realised that the grape could not thrive in the warmer climate of South Africa (this was before newer wine regions like Elgin and Hemel-en-Aarde had been established). That is why he was trying to c

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