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I couldn’t put it better than Dave Moss: “What a great evening for everyone. 46 people for this function – 19 from Vats, 27 from Rats – The tasting was not easy…. as is most decision making in life!” The top tasters were Top Novice Taster- Shane Dean (Vats) Top[…] Read More →


Please note: The following should be sung to the tune of “We Are The Champions … Again”, that delightful ditty by Frikkie Mercury, cross-dressing queen of Yeoville It was a dark and stormy night … and VATS never knew what hit them! Cellar Rats have made it five in a[…] Read More →


Well, the RATS vs VATS winetasting evening has come and gone. The tasting was attended by 27 RATS and 23 VATS and was presided over by Geoff Carter. Geoff tested our blind-tasting skills with 8 South African single-varietal wines (4 white, 4 red), including one wicked curveball, a 2000 Malbec[…] Read More →