Entries from July 2011

Bar Bar Black Sheep, have you any food?

Date July 12, 2011

[A guest review by my good friend Bar Bar Blake Sheep]
Last Saturday, some friends and I visited the much acclaimed Bar Bar BlackSheep in Riebeeck Kasteel for a birthday lunch. We booked in advance, and were really looking forward to our meal after reading some great reviews online. On arrival, the setting and atmosphere were [...]

Win 2 Tickets to the Under the Influence Pinot Noir tasting next week!

Date July 8, 2011

“It’s a hard grape to grow. As you know. Right? It’s, uh, it’s thin-skinned, temperamental, ripens early. It’s, you know, it’s not a survivor like cabernet, which can just grow anywhere and thrive even when it’s neglected. No, pinot needs constant care and attention. You know? And, in fact, it can only grow in these [...]