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TIM ATKIN SCORES ARE FINALLY OFFICIALLY AVAILABLE AND VINIMARK WINES SHOW AN IMPRESSIVE SET OF NUMBERS!

2018-09-12

Tim Atkin is a British Master of Wine, and an award-winning wine journalist and commentator.
Co-operative of the Year: Klawer Cellars
Overall Fortified Wine of the Year: De Krans Cape Vintage Reserve 2016
Best Value Sparkling Wine of the Year: Villiera Tradition Brut NV

WINE

VINTAGE

SCORE

Boekenhoutskloof Cabernet Sauvignon

2016

94

Boekenhoutskloof Cabernet Sauvignon

2016

93

Boekenhoutskloof Noble Late Harvest

2015

94

Boekenhoutskloof Semillon

2016

93

Boekenhoutskloof Syrah

2016

95

Boekenhoutskloof The Chocolate Block

2017

93

Bon Courage Inkará Shiraz

2015

90

Bon Courage Jacques Bruére Blanc de Blancs

2011

90

Bon Courage Jacques Bruére Brut Reserve

2011

92

Bosman Adama White

2017

91

Bosman Chardonnay

2017

92

Bosman Erfenis

2015

93

Bosman Optenhorst Chenin Blanc

2016

93

Constantia Glen Five

2014

92

Constantia Glen Sauvignon Blanc

2018

91

Constantia Glen Three

2015

90

Constantia Glen Two

2017

95

Creation Art of Chardonnay

2017

95

Creation Art of Pinot Noir

2017

94

Creation Chardonnay

2017

92

Creation Cool Climate Chenin Blanc

2017

91

Creation Elation MCC Brut Nature

2014

91

Creation Emma Pinot Noir

2017

93

Creation Pinot Noir

2017

92

Creation Chardonnay Reserve

2017

93

Creation Pinot Noir Reserve

2017

93

Creation Syrah/Grenache

2016

90

Dalla Cia Classico

2016

92

Dalla Cia Giorgio

2015

91

Dalla Cia Teano

2014

93

Darling Cellars Lady Ann Darling

2017

93

Darling Cellars Old Bush Vines Chenin Blanc

2017

90

Darling Cellars Old Bush Vines Cinsault

2016

91

De Krans Cape Vintage Reserve

2016

96

De Krans Tritonia

2016

93

De Krans Vintner's Reserve Cape Tawny

NV

93

Delaire Graff Banghoek Reserve Chardonnay

2017

94

Delaire Graff Banghoek Reserve Merlot

2016

91

Delaire Graff Botmaskop

2016

92

Delaire Graff Coastal Cuvée Sauvignon Blanc

2017

92

Delaire Graff Laurence Graff Reserve

2015

96

Delaire Graff Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon

2015

94

Delaire Graff Reserve Chenin Blanc

2016

93

Delaire Graff Reserve White

2016

93

Delaire Graff Sauvignon Blanc

2017

91

Delaire Graff Terraced Block Reserve Chardonnay

2017

95

Delheim Grand Reserve

2015

94

Delheim Merlot

2015

92

Delheim Pinotage

2015

92

Delheim Shiraz

2015

91

Delheim Vera Cruz Estate Pinotage

2015

95

Delheim Vera Cruz Estate Shiraz

2015

93

Delheim Wild Ferment Chenin Blanc

2016

90

DeMorgenzon Divas Chenin Blanc

2017

98

DeMorgenzon DMZ Chardonnay

2017

91

DeMorgenzon DMZ Chenin Blanc

2018

90

DeMorgenzon DMZ Grenache Noir

2016

92

DeMorgenzon DMZ Syrah

2016

93

DeMorgenzon Maestro Red

2016

93

DeMorgenzon Maestro White

2016

94

DeMorgenzon MCC Chenin Blanc

NV

91

DeMorgenzon Reserve Chardonnay

2017

94

DeMorgenzon Reserve Chenin Blanc

2017

95

DeMorgenzon Special Release Grenache Blanc

2017

92

DeMorgenzon Special Release Roussanne

2017

93

DeMorgenzon Special Release Sauvignon Blanc/Semillon

2016

90

Edgebaston Camino Africana Cabernet Franc

2015

90

Edgebaston Camino Africana Chenin Blanc

2017

93

Edgebaston Chardonnay

2017

91

Edgebaston GS Cabernet Sauvignon

2015

90

Fryer's Cove Hollebaksstrandfontein Sauvignon Blanc Reserve

2016

91

Fryer's Cove Pinot Noir

2015

91

Fryer's Cove Sauvignon Blanc

2017

94

Glen Carlou Classic Chardonnay

2017

91

Glen Carlou Grand Classique

2015

90

Glen Carlou Quartz Stone Chardonnay

2017

92

Glen Carlou The Curator's Collection Chenin Blanc

2018

95

Glen Carlou The Curator's Collection Semillon/Sauvignon Blanc

2018

92

Glenelly Estate Reserve

2013

93

Glenelly Estate Reserve Chardonnay

2017

92

Glenelly Lady May

2014

96

Glenelly The Glass Collection Cabernet Franc

2016

91

Glenelly The Glass Collection Syrah

2016

90

Groot Constantia Chardonnay

2017

92

Groot Constantia Gouverneur's Reserve Red

2015

90

Groot Constantia Gouverneur's Reserve White

2016

93

Groot Constantia Grand Constance

2015

93

Groot Constantia Sauvignon Blanc

2017

91

Klawer Cellars Villa Esposto Chenin Blanc

2018

92

Klawer Cellars Villa Esposto Pinotage

2016

90

Klawer Cellars Villa Esposto Straw Wine

2017

93

Kleine Zalze Family Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon

2015

93

Kleine Zalze Family Reserve Chenin

2017

94

Kleine Zalze Family Reserve Shiraz

2015

93

Kleine Zalze Family Reserve Sauvignon Blanc

2017

91

Kleine Zalze Vineyard Selection Cabernet Sauvignon

2016

91

Kleine Zalze Vineyard Selection Chardonnay

2017

90

Kleine Zalze Vineyard Selection Chenin Blanc

2017

92

Kleine Zalze Vineyard Selection Shiraz

2016

90

L'Avenir Glenrosé

2017

92

L'Avenir Provenance Chenin Blanc

2017

91

L'Avenir Single Block Chenin Blanc

2016

90

L'Avenir Single Block Pinotage

2016

92

La Bri Double Door Semillon

2017

90

La Bri Sauvage

2012

91

La Bri Syrah

2015

90

Lanzerac Keldermeester Versameling Bergpad

2016

90

Lanzerac Keldermeester Versameling Bergstroom

2017

91

Lanzerac Mrs English Chardonnay

2017

92

Lanzerac Pionier Pinotage

2015

93

Le Riche Cabernet Sauvignon Reserve

2015

94

Le Riche Richesse

2016

90

Leeuwenkuil Heritage Chenin Blanc

2017

91

Leeuwenkuil Heritage Syrah

2015

96

Leeuwenkuil Reserve Red

2017

93

Leeuwenkuil Reserve White

2017

95

Muratie Ansela van de Caab

2015

92

Muratie Isabella Chardonnay

2017

90

Muratie Laurens Campher

2017

92

Muratie Martin Melck Cabernet Sauvignon Family Reserve

2014

91

Neil Ellis Amica Sauvignon Blanc

2017

93

Neil Ellis Bottelary Hills Pinotage

2016

92

Neil Ellis Elgin Chardonnay

2017

90

Neil Ellis Groenekloof Cinsault

2016

91

Neil Ellis Groenekloof Sauvignon Blanc

2018

91

Neil Ellis Groenekloof Syrah

2016

93

Neil Ellis Jonkershoek Cabernet Sauvignon

2015

93

Neil Ellis Noble Late Harvest Semillon

2016

93

Neil Ellis Op Sy Moer

2018

93

Neil Ellis Piekenierskloof Grenache

2015

92

Neil Ellis Rodanos

2013

91

Neil Ellis Stellenbosch Cabernet Sauvignon

2015

91

Neil Ellis Veldtjie

2017

91

Neil Ellis Webb Ellis

2013

93

Neil Ellis Whitehall Chardonnay

2017

93

Nitida Coronata Integration

2017

94

Nitida Golden Orb Sauvignon Blanc

2017

93

Nitida Riesling

2018

90

Nitida The Wild Child

2017

93

Overgaauw DC Classic

2013

91

Overgaauw Merlot

2016

92

Overgaauw Touriga Nacional

2015

93

Overgaauw Tria Corda

2014

95

Reyneke Cabernet Sauvignon Reserve

2015

95

Reyneke Chenin Blanc

2017

93

Reyneke Cornerstone

2015

92

Reyneke Natural Chenin Blanc

2017

95

Reyneke Reserve Red

2015

96

Reyneke Reserve White

2016

95

Reyneke Sauvignon Blanc

2017

93

Reyneke Syrah

2016

94

Rietvallei JMB Chardonnay

2017

90

Rustenberg Chardonnay

2017

92

Rustenberg Malbec

2016

90

Rustenberg Peter Barlow Cabernet Sauvignon

2015

93

Rustenberg RM Nicholson

2016

91

Rustenberg Straw Wine

2017

92

Shannon Capall Bán

2015

93

Shannon Merlot

2017

90

Shannon Mount Bullet Merlot

2015

95

Shannon Noble Late Harvest Pinot Noir

2017

91

Shannon Pinot Noir

2017

90

Shannon Rock n Rolla

2016

93

Shannon Rockview Ridge Pinot Noir

2017

93

Shannon Sanctuary Peak Sauvignon Blanc

2017

91

Shannon Triangle Block Semillon

2017

92

Spier 21 Gables Cabernet Sauvignon

2015

93

Spier 21 Gables Chenin Blanc

2016

93

Spier 21 Gables Pinotage

2015

93

Spier 21 Gables Sauvignon Blanc

2017

92

Spier Creative Block 2

2017

90

Spier Creative Block 3

2015

92

Spier Creative Block 5

2015

93

Spier Creative Block 8

2014

90

Spier Frans K Smit CWG Reserve Red

2015

94

Spier Frans K Smit Red

2013

94

Spier Frans K Smit White

2016

94

Spier MCC

2009

91

Twee Jonge Gezellen Krone Borealis RD

2002

93

Vilafonté Series C

2015

96

Vilafonté Series M

2015

95

Vilafonté Seriously Old Dirt

2015

92

Villiera Bush Vine Blanc Fumé

2017

91

Villiera Monro Brut

2012

94

Villiera Tradition Brut

NV

92

Villiera Traditional Barrel-Fermented Chenin

2017

90

Warwick Blue Lady Cabernet Sauvignon

2015

94

Warwick Cabernet Franc

2015

94

Warwick Professor Black Sauvignon Blanc

2017

93

Warwick The White Lady Chardonnay

2017

95

Warwick Three Cape Ladies

2015

92

Warwick Trilogy

2015

95

Zandvliet Hill of Enon Shiraz

2016

93

Zandvliet Kalkveld Shiraz

2015

92