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

Muratie Laurens Campher 2014

Posted on 03 December 2016

The wines of Muratie always have an interesting link with the history of the farm, which has been going strong since 1685. Laurens Campher was a young German soldier who fell in love with a slave girl, Ansela, and walked the 65km from Muratie regularly to visit her in Cape Town. Later they married and [...] Continue Reading

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The View From My Rock

Alan Swops his Wheelchair for a Surfboard

Posted on 06 November 2016

Surfing winemakers combine their strength to help Alan Mullins catch a wave after 40 years confined to a wheelchair. Continue Reading

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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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Stellenbosch Takes to the streets — and It’s Party Time!

Posted on 12 October 2016

16 November: It's become a tradition for Stellenbosch folk to take to the streets and enjoy great wines and fine foods in summer. Make a date to join them. Continue Reading

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Tavern of the Seas

Tavern of the Seas readers often ask for details of past issues. To make things easier (and to amuse you… or make you think) past columns will now appear here, roughly two days after they are first printed in the Cape Argus. Thanks to Independent Newspapers for allowing us to do this.

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