About Us

About Reciprocal Wines

Reciprocal is South Africa’s oldest and most respected fine wine importer. Established almost 50 years ago, the company represents some of the world’s most famous vineyard owners and wine producers. With extensive stocks of wines dating back to the 1920’s – stored in climate controlled warehousing – Reciprocal offers an extensive range of vinous collectibles. Included in its wide range of wines – mainly from France, but also Spain, Germany, Italy, Australia, New Zealand, California, Argentina, Portugal and Hungary – are selections to suit all tastes and budgets.

Reciprocal is also the importer and distributor of Riedel Glassware – internationally recognised as the ideal stemware for wine appreciation. It also represents and stocks Steelrax wine racks and Miele temperature controlled wine storage units and carries an extensive range of wine accessories.

Meet the team

Michael Fridjhon


Michael Crossley

Managing Director

Michael Kovensky

Non-executive Director

Tarryn Vincent

National Sales Manager

Caroline Howell


Wendy Gardner

Shipping Manager

Jackie Binali

General Manager

Monique Paillard

General Office Assistant

Sam Casten

Digital Manager

Patson Mathonsi

Regional Sales - JHB 

Nkululeko Mkhwanazi

Regional Sales - JHB/DBN

Our Administration Office