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Let me Introduce Myself

Posted on 24 October 2013

My career so far, from sheep farm to wine writing with a few diversions along the way. Continue Reading

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Tasting Notes

July 2014

Posted on 23 July 2014

No wonder Bon Courage Inkara Shiraz 2012 was recently awarded a gold medal at the Syrah du Monde competition in France, where Shirazes from all over the world competed for top honours. Continue Reading

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The View From My Rock

Internal — and External — Combustion

Posted on 13 July 2014

The problem of keeping warm and solvent -- and sober (well, relatively) -- in an unusually cold winter Continue Reading

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Books

A Wry Look at The World of Wine

Posted on 15 July 2010

Want a good giggle? Enjoy reading David's take on the sometimes oh-so-pretentious world of wine. Continue Reading

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Events

Taste Your Way Around The World …

Posted on 11 July 2014

...without a passport! Durbanville Hills Wines will take you on an amazing journey to discover the wine, food and culture of countries from around the world. It's New Zealand on on July 23. Continue Reading

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Events

Muratie’s Mini Port Festival

Posted on 09 July 2014

Cosy up in one of the Cape’s oldest wineries on Sunday July 27, and enjoy a selection of Ports from SA's top producers ... as well as delicious food and chocolates! Continue Reading

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Events

Something For The Youngsters

Posted on 03 July 2014

How about a Kids Choc and Grapetiser pairing to entertain the children while you're wine tasting at Lanzerac? And it's not only during school holidays ... Continue Reading

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Events

Sip and Sample

Posted on 02 July 2014

Make Mondays wine tasting time this month ... as the Vineyard Hotel in Cape Town hosts a series of complimentary wine tasting evenings, the third in this series focuses on wines from the Tradouw Highlands on July 21. Continue Reading

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Events

Pancake and Wine Pairings

Posted on 01 July 2014

Stellenbosch always has oodles of treats in store for wine lovers ... but for something different, how about checking out Delheim's intriguing pancake and wine pairings? Continue Reading

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Events

New Country Market

Posted on 30 June 2014

Darling is getting on the artisinal bandwagon with food, craft and wine, so make a plan to include Groote Post in your list of country markets to visit - on August 31, September 28 , October 26, November 30 and December 28. Continue Reading

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Events

Wine treat for the Free State

Posted on 03 June 2014

Free Staters can taste the best of the Cape's wines at the second FNB Free State Wine Show in Bloemfontein on July 31 and August 1. Continue Reading

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Events

Good Food & Wine

Posted on 19 May 2014

The Good Food & Wine Show hits Gauteng on 31 July - 3 August and finishes up in Durban on 24 - 26 October Continue Reading

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