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What “Lauren” drank on 21.09.10

Lauren says: "What would be good enough to drink with dinner after WINE magazine’s Bordeaux-style tasting on Tuesday night was a conundrum. Since...

Pick’s Pick Cabernet Sauvignon 2007

Post public tasting of some of the top performing Bordeaux blends as featured in the September issue of WINE magazine at the Sandton Sun...

Sutherland Viognier Roussanne 2009

An impressive new white wine blend from Thelema’s Elgin property Sutherland has been launched, comprising 86% Viognier and 14% Roussanne. Barrel fermented in old...

Blaauwklippen Barouche 2009

The annual Blaauwklippen Blending Competition is noteworthy firstly on account of how long-lived it is (it was run for the 27th time this year)...

Domaine du Vieux Télégraphe Châteauneuf du Pape Blanc 2007

After completing a review of 131 local white blends on behalf of WINE magazine yesterday, off to Magica Roma in Pinelands for lunch with...

Cederberg Shiraz 2007

Cederberg Shiraz 2007 is a pretty dramatic glass of wine. It has a forthcoming nose of red and black berries as well as plenty...

Waterkloof Circle of Life Red 2008

Could the Circle of Life Red from Waterkloof in Somerset West be even better than the Circle of Life White? While I liked the...

Hermit on the Hill Syrah 2007

Judging of the 231 entries submitted for this year’s WINE magazine Top 10 Sauvignon Blanc competition is set to run over three days at...