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Beaumont Challenge Past Years’ Winners

2010 – VATS Shiraz 2009 – Cellar Rats Shiraz 2008 – Cellar Rats Shiraz 2007 – VATS Shiraz 2006 – VATS Shiraz 2005 – Cellar Rats Pinotage 2004 – Cellar Rats Pinotage 2003 – Cellar Rats Pinotage 2002 – VATS Pinotage 2001 – Cellar Rats Pinotage 2000 – VATS Pinotage[…] Read More →

RATS-VATS: Past Years’ Winners

2013

Congratulations to VATS for their success on Tuesday evening. Dave put a very interesting selection together with a couple of stinkers for both red and whites! Tough one but the VATS came through with 426 to our 384 points. Thanks to VATS for hosting a fun evening with the very[…] Read More →

Tasting notes: Wildekrans 14 Mar 2013

Notes on Wildekrans tasting, 14 March 2013: # Wine & Vintage Tasting Notes More Info 1 Chenin Blanc 2011 Low: 14 High: 16Ave: 15 Medium straw colour with very slight touch of green. Citrus, granadilla, mineral, melon, apples, nectarine, floral, guava, citrus peel. Peachy nose, peachiness with extra nectarine acidity.[…] Read More →

Tasting Notes: Iona 7 Mar 2013

# Wine & Vintage Tasting Notes More Info 1 Sauvignon Blanc 2011 Ave: 16.5 Pale straw, green tinge. Nose a little closed, mineral, grassy, greengage. Dry, racy acidity, flavours follow through from nose, medium body, long finish, excellent palate weight. Contains a splash of Semillon. 2 Chardonnay 2009 Ave: 16.5+[…] Read More →