Entries Categorized as 'Wine of the Week'

Wine of the Week

Date March 12, 2008

I have just spent a couple of days touring the Cape winelands with my immediate and extended family who were down here for the Cape Argus Cycle Tour.
We visited some fantastic wineries - of which I’ll give a full report - but the standout wine for everyone was this one:
L’Ormarins Chardonnay
Beautifully balanced, light [...]

Wine of the Week

Date February 15, 2008

It’s been rather hot here lately and perfect weather for some refreshing white wine.
I’m usually not a fan of Sauvignon Blanc but if this one doesn’t smack you in the face with flavour then I doubt anything will.

Update: to Wine of the Week

Date February 1, 2008

In the latest “Wine of the Week” - I mentioned that you could get Ingwe Red 2003 from eWine for roughly R35.
Well it seems that it is no longer available on eWine - which means one of three things:

Wine of the Week

Date January 28, 2008

This week I have chosen a well priced cracker for “Wine of the Week” - which you can see in the top right of the far right column.
Every week (and indeed every Monday) I will feature a new “wine of the week” that I think deserves this prestigious accolade - so keep your [...]