23 May 2018

Another Benchmark effort from one of the Cape's finest Chardonnay producers

The wines from this esteemed producer need no introduction, Hamilton Russell has been a name that has helped put South African wines on the world's radar screen. .... Continue reading Another Benchmark effort from one of the Cape's finest Chardonnay producers

Posted by Gregg   00:00:00

21 May 2018

Completely delicious dry Aussie Riesling (NOT sweet)

South Australia and the Clare Valley in particular make some of the world's finest dry Riesling. .... Continue reading Completely delicious dry Aussie Riesling (NOT sweet)

Posted by Gregg   00:00:00

16 May 2018

2014 Yalumba

When it comes to the Barossa Valley we can honestly say that the more interesting wines we see coming out of that region are its red blends, in particular its GSM (Grenache, Shiraz and Mataro) blends. .... Continue reading 2014 Yalumba

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14 May 2018

Another outstanding effort from one of Australia's more geeky whites

One of Australia's great viticultural treasures is the Tahbilk Marsanne, a white Rhone varietal that this producer specializes in. .... Continue reading Another outstanding effort from one of Australia's more geeky whites

Posted by Gregg   00:00:00

09 May 2018

Southern Right Pinotage, the best ever!

Southern Right Pinotage is one of South Africa's better expressions of the varietal with its ability to showcase its Pinot Noir lineage. .... Continue reading Southern Right Pinotage, the best ever!

Posted by Gregg   00:00:00

07 May 2018

Aged to Perfection - a ten year old dry Riesling

A ten year old white wine you say? Simply put there are few white varietals that can age to ten plus years and still be enjoyable while taking on more complex attributes. .... Continue reading Aged to Perfection - a ten year old dry Riesling

Posted by Oliver   00:00:00

04 May 2018

Very Impressive Central Otago Pinot Noir

Maude is a new producer for us so we had no preconceived ideas when we tried their 2016 Pinot Noir. .... Continue reading Very Impressive Central Otago Pinot Noir

Posted by Gregg   00:00:00

02 May 2018

The finest Cabernet to date from this favorite producer

The theme of the exceptional 2015 vintage out of South Africa keeps playing out as we continue to try some of the wines from the Cape's more renown producers. .... Continue reading The finest Cabernet to date from this favorite producer

Posted by Gregg   00:00:00

01 May 2018

South Africa's First Growth from an Epic Vintage

The Mvemve Raats de Compostella is the First Growth of the Cape, it has few equals and is arguably the finest Bordeaux style blend from the Cape. .... Continue reading South Africa's First Growth from an Epic Vintage

Posted by Oliver   00:00:00

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