Alfresco Spanish inspired dining in Africa 😍🌍 I paired the Stellenzicht Thunderstone Red 2018 with this tomato and chorizo sausage soup 👌 The Stellenzicht Wines Thunderstone Red is a red blend […]Read More Stellenzicht Wines Thunderstone Red 2018 Paired with Soup
Simonsig Wines has released a very special, limited edition, single-vineyard cabernet called The Garland and it is a 2015 vintage at R1550 a bottle. Yes, you heard right, it’s R1550 […]Read More LIMITED RELEASE: SIMONSIG WINES SINGLE-VINEYARD CABERNET
When it comes to winter reds, one cannot go wrong with a Cape Blend as it includes one of South Africa’s proud grape varieties – Pinotage! As many of you […]Read More Retief Reserve Cape Blend 2016 by Van Loveren Wines
Refined elegance in a bottle… I opened this cool-climate Syrah 2017 vintage by Elgin Vintners over the weekend and what struck me first was the bottle shape. It’s super sophisticated […]Read More Elgin Vintners Syrah 2017 is Cool-climate and Awarded GOLD
I had the pleasure of tasting the Glenelly Lady May – a 2014 Bordeaux style red wine awarded 5-stars in the Platters Guide! This wine retails for R520 a bottle […]Read More Glenelly Lady May 2014 is absolute elegance in a bottle
From the Durbanville Wine Valley, just a 20 minute drive from Cape Town City. TASTING NOTES: This is a rich and complex wine. Durbanville’s typical dusty, herbal notes are well supported by red and black […]Read More Groot Phesantekraal Cabernet Sauvignon 2017
Can you believe that Neil Ellis has been making South African wine for 35 years!? Today I’m drinking the 2017 Cabernet Sauvignon to celebrate international Cabernet Sauvignon Day! As a […]Read More Neil Ellis Cab 2017 – a top performer!
On a recent road trip to Wellington, I tried the new Diemersfontein Pinotage called The Prodigy, a new style of Pinotage added to their existing Pinotage portfolio. So what makes […]Read More New! Diemersfontein Pinotage – The Prodigy