25 Jul 2018

Excellent value on this high scoring Pinot Noir

Sometimes when you see a Pinot Noir on the shelf for under $20 you think to yourself it must not be very good. .... Continue reading Excellent value on this high scoring Pinot Noir

Posted by Oliver   00:00:00

23 Jul 2018

A Pinot Gris from New Zealand that everyone will love

Sometimes you want a wine without pretense. Something that does not have any great expectations yet is more than just a simple quaffer, something that has great diversity and is user friendly. .... Continue reading A Pinot Gris from New Zealand that everyone will love

Posted by Oliver   00:00:00

20 Jul 2018

Sadie Family Magnums – Columella 2014 and Palladius 2014 – extremely limited

We have been very fortunate to get a very limited number of magnums of Sadie Family Columella and Palladius. .... Continue reading Sadie Family Magnums – Columella 2014 and Palladius 2014 – extremely limited

Posted by Oliver   00:00:00

19 Jul 2018

A delicious Swartland Chenin with some French charm (A Love Story...)

It is a pretty big statement when a French winemaker from the Loire Valley, who specializes in Chenin Blanc, decides to venture out and try his hand at making Chenin Blanc in South Africa. .... Continue reading A delicious Swartland Chenin with some French charm (A Love Story...)

Posted by Gregg   00:00:00

16 Jul 2018

2017 Hamilton Russell Pinot Noir is here and it is exceptional

Greatness is measured in consistency, where a product is produced year in and year out that is superior in quality, with little deviation from one vintage to the next. .... Continue reading 2017 Hamilton Russell Pinot Noir is here and it is exceptional

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12 Jul 2018

Impressive Merlot dominated Bordeaux blend from Gimblett Gravels, New Zealand

When it comes to red wine New Zealand is pretty much a one trick pony with Pinot Noir at the helm. .... Continue reading Impressive Merlot dominated Bordeaux blend from Gimblett Gravels, New Zealand

Posted by Oliver   00:00:00

09 Jul 2018

Frankland Estate Poison

Not that long ago we did a feature on the 2013 Frankland Estate Netley Road Riesling with great success. .... Continue reading Frankland Estate Poison

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07 Jul 2018

Terrific Kiwi Sauvignon Blanc not from Marlborough

After a number of years out of the US market the Borthwick wines are finally making their way back into the United States. .... Continue reading Terrific Kiwi Sauvignon Blanc not from Marlborough

Posted by Gregg   00:00:00

03 Jul 2018

An exceptional producer, vintage and wine.

De Toren has firmly established itself at the top of the pecking order in South Africa for its Bordeaux blends, particularly the Fusion V, a Cabernet dominated five way Bordeaux blend. .... Continue reading An exceptional producer, vintage and wine.

Posted by Gregg   00:00:00

01 Jul 2018

97 pts & Platinum at Decanter 2018 World Wine Awards

Casas del Bosque has been on our radar for about six years now, having previously been voted the Best Chilean Producer in 2013 and 2014 at the International Wine & Spirits Competition in London. .... Continue reading 97 pts & Platinum at Decanter 2018 World Wine Awards

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