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Introduction

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

October 2014

Posted on 13 October 2014

Sutherland Cabernet Sauvignon Petit Verdot 2009 is bursting with full, ripe fruit surrounded by layers of warm flavours — smoky dark chocolate, liquorice, spice and savoury, meaty notes ... prompting another taste, and another. Continue Reading

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The View From My Rock

A Singer with no Gimmicks

Posted on 09 September 2014

Half a century later, Elvis is still king. He produced songs that last and last. 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

Something New, Something Old

Posted on 29 October 2014

Book now for the splendid annual Bosman Family Vineyards Release Celebration in Wellington on November 15 and 16 Continue Reading

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Events

Step Back in Time

Posted on 14 October 2014

... with vintage-inspired picnics on the lawns of the old manor house at Uitkyk throughout the spring and summer months. Continue Reading

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Events

Music to Picnic to…

Posted on 13 October 2014

The Cape Philharmonic Youth Orchestra and various talented top young performers will light up the night at the Nederburg sunset concert on November 29 Continue Reading

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Events

Trick or treat?

Posted on 26 September 2014

Wine tastings, Halloween fun and a sporty run are in the offing at Durbanville Hills. The spooky celebration is throughout October Continue Reading

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Events

Veritas Wine Tastings

Posted on 20 September 2014

here's your chance to sip and savour the best - i Durban on November 5, in PE on November 11 and 13 and in Knysna on on November 12 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? 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 November 30 and December 28. Continue Reading

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