06 Apr 2012

Great wines from Boekenhoutskloof

On my recent trip to the Cape I was lucky to visit a number of top Cape producers, including the 2012 Winery of the Year in Platter’s Wine Guide, Boekenhoutskloof. The winery is in Franschhoek, which means French Corner, named for the French Huguenot settlers that arrived in the valley in 1688.

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Posted by Oliver   13:47:00

01 Apr 2012

Adventures in the Agter-Paarl

Another early morning jog on the trails above Coetzenberg which provide great views of the town of Stellenbosch and the Simonsberg which stands guard above wineries like Kanonkop and Thelema. Way off in the distance Table Mountain was visible.

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Posted by Oliver   12:45:00

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