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Saltare Chenin Blanc 2009

Saltare Chenin Blanc 2009, encountered for the first time at independent retailer Wine @ the Mill in Woodstock on Saturday, is goose-bumps good. Made...

Topical pic – Brewers & Union Unfiltered Lager at Neighbourgoods Market,...

The Neighbourgoods Market at the Old Biscuit Mill in Woodstock is the most overtly trendy of all Cape Town’s regular weekend gatherings for the...

Done and dusted: The Land Rover Experience Trail at Simonsig

From the June issue of GQ: Apparently only 4% of people who own a Land Rover Discovery ever go off-road, so when I was invited to...

Blaauwklippen Zinfandel Reserve 2009

Yesterday the launch of two top-end wines from Stellenbosch winery Blaauwklippen, a Shiraz Reserve and a Zinfandel Reserve, both from the 2009 vintage and...

Bouchard Finlayson Sauvignon Blanc Reserve 2010

Yesterday a chance to test-drive some of the top-end models from German car manufacturer Audi from the Cape Town dealership to Bouchard Finlayson near...

Grangehurst Nikela 2001 vs. Kanonkop CWG 2001

Tuesday night a meeting of our social tasting group, the theme of the evening wines from the 2001 vintage. We tasted blind and here’s how...

Osbloed Shiraz Cabernet Sauvignon 2009

                        Mad about rugby as I am, it was with disappointment that I declined an invitation to the launch of “Osbloed”, a range of wines...

Spot review: Sauvignon Blanc 2011

Three more or less entry-level examples of 2011 Sauvignon Blanc tasted sighted and scored according to the 20-point system: Boschkloof 2011 Price: R54 Wine of Origin Western...