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Bellingham Homestead Wines & Mari-Louis Guy & Callie Maritz’s Calamari Ratatouille – 17.10.2016

Niël Groenewald, Bellingham Wine Maker, in a Bush Vine Vineyard Earlier this year Niël Groenewald, award winning wine maker for the famed Bellingham Wines, release a range of

October 19th, 2016|
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FNB Sauvignon Blanc Top 10 revealed

Back from left to right Francois Marais (FNB), Danie Keulder (Nitida), Kim McFarlane (Hermanuspietersfontein), Joris van Almenkerk (Almenkerk), Stephan Claassen (FNB), Lieza van der Merwe (Merwida), Riandri Visser

October 16th, 2016|
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Grangehurst Pinotage 2007 & Mari-Louis Guy & Callie Maritz’s Bachelor’s Bobotie – 16.10.2016

Grangehurst Pinotage 2007 Grangehurst is a winery which flies well below the radar. And it shouldn't as Jeremy and Mandy Walker make the most superb wines. Recently we

October 16th, 2016|
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Oldenburg Vineyards Rhodium 2013 with Mari-Louis Guy & Callie Maritz’s Pickled Onion Steaks – 14.10.2016

Oldenburg Vineyards Rhodium 2013 Rhodium, a precious metal which was discovered by William Wollaston in 1803, is in the platinum group of metals and highly prized for use

October 14th, 2016|
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The Boland Cellar One Formation 2016 with Mari-Louis Guy & Callie Maritz’s Haloumi & Vegetable Bake – 13.06.2015

Boland Cellar One Formation White 2016 The idea and spirit of collaboration has inspired Boland Cellar since its founding, and they are proud to have remained pioneers of

October 14th, 2016|
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Boschendal Wines – International & Local Acclaim

Boschendal Farmstead & Manor House, dwarfed by The Groot Drakenstein Boschendal’s exceptional 2016 awards season continued on Friday with the winery scooping 19 prestigious Veritas awards. The illustrious

October 13th, 2016|