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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

September 2014

Posted on 14 September 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

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 - in Cape Town on October 15, in Johannesbug on Ocober 8, 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

Sip and Sample at the Vineyard Hotel

Posted on 20 September 2014

The last Monday, September 29, in September sees the final of the Monday night tastings at Newlands, Cape Town - where you can discover the temptations of Sterhuis Wines from the Bottlery Hills Continue Reading

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Events

Get Uncorked at Anthonij Rupert Wines

Posted on 27 August 2014

Say goodbye to the dark, cold days and celebrate the start of spring with Franschhoek's Uncorked Festival on September 28. 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 September 28 , October 26, November 30 and December 28. Continue Reading

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Events

Let Rhebokskloof Come To You

Posted on 08 October 2013

Invite the professionals to do a tasting at your wine club. Continue Reading

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