Tasting Notes

2012

JAN Tasting Presenter
18-Jan Cheese & Wine Social  
25-Jan Swartland Revolution wines Christopher Cosgrove
FEB    
01-Feb Goose Wines Alwyn Liebenberg - CEO & Winemaker
08-Feb AGM with CHAIRMANS CHOICE TASTING Christopher Cosgrove
15-Feb  Muratie  
22-Feb Art of blending Committee
29-Feb Hamilton Russell Vineyards Vertical Tasting Terry Odgers
MAR    
SAT 3 MAR Vondeling Potjie Competition  
07-Mar Iona  
14-Mar Wildekrans  
21-Mar NO TASTING - HUMAN RIGHTS DAY  
28-Mar Terroir tasting - De Trafford Shiraz Christopher Cosgrove
APR    
04-Apr Waterkloof  
11-Apr Wine Connected  
18-Apr Avondale  
25-Apr Best value wines John Horrocks
MAY    
02-May SA Fortifieds Christopher Cosgrove
09-May Fryers Cove Alberta van der Mescht
16-May Varietal practice tasting TBA
23-May Geoff Carter Tasting Challenge - venue Morningside Country Club  
30-May Morgenster Avril Mills
JUNE    
02-Jun CELLAR RATS PORT & SHERRY FESTIVAL www.WineFestival.co.za 
06-Jun Affordable French Brett Chrystal
13-Jun    
21-Jun Le Riche (Thursday - special event!!!) Etienne le Riche
27-Jun Sweet side of life Ken Bruyns
JULY    
04-Jul Hillcrest Sue Keenan
11-Jul    
18-Jul    
25-Jul European Tour Christopher Cosgrove
AUGUST    
01-Aug    
08-Aug    
15-Aug High Road Fine Wines  
22-Aug Elgin Vintners Paul Wallace
29-Aug Cab/Blends Ed Arnold
SEPT    
02-Sep CELLAR RATS SPRING WINE FESTIVAL www.WineFestival.co.za 
05-Sep    
12-Sep    
19-Sep    
26-Sep Many faces of Chenin Sarah Newton
OCTOBER    
03-Oct Varietals from different regions Sue Keenan
10-Oct    
17-Oct MCC vs Champagne Jeanette Odgers
24-Oct NO TASTING - WINEX WEEK  
31-Oct Stark Conde Jose Conde
NOV    
07-Nov    
14-Nov    
21-Nov    
28-Nov MAN Vintners and Tormentoso Wines Matthew Cooke
DECEMBER    
05-Dec    
12-Dec Committee's favourite selection CR Committee
     

 

 

 

2011

JAN Tasting
19th Jan Beaumont Challenge
26th Jan Remhoogte Estate
FEB  
2nd Feb 70's style Cheese & Wine party
9th Feb Petra's Valentine Moods
16th Feb AGM - Chairmans Choice Tasting
23rd Feb De Wetshof
MAR  
2nd Mar Vergenoegd
9th Mar White Bordeaux Varietals
16th Mar Cool Climate vs Stellenbosch
23rd Mar Laibach
30th Mar Fairview
APR  
6th Apr Villiera & Domain Grier
13th Apr unusual Varietals
20th Apr No Notes
27th Apr NO TASTING DUE TO PUBLIC HOLIDAY
MAY  
4th May Online Wines
11th May Typical Cultivars
25th May Thelema & Sutherland
JUNE  
1st June No notes
8th June De Grendel
15th June NO TASTING DUE TO PUBLIC HOLIDAY
22nd June Overgaauw
29th June No notes
JULY  
6th July A selection of wines presented by Christopher Cosgrove 
13th July  
20th July  
27th July  
AUGUST  
3rd Aug  
10th Aug WOMAN'S DAY TASTING
17th Aug  
24th Aug  
31st Aug Stark-Conde 
SEPT  
7th Sep no tasting
14th Sep  
21st Sep  
28th Sep  
OCTOBER  
5th Oct  
12th Oct MCC vs Champagne
19th Oct  
26th Oct NO TASTING DUE TO WINEX
NOV  
2nd Nov  
9th Nov  
16th Nov  
23rd Nov  
30th Nov  
DECEMBER  
7th Dec Laborie
14th Dec  
  CLOSE FOR THE YEAR

 

 

2010

JAN Tasting Presenter
27th Jan Chenin Blanc vs Chardonnay Geoff & Terry
FEB    
3rd Feb Sumaridge Judith Lee
10th Feb Kleinood Gunter Schultz, winemaker
17th Feb Hermit on the Hill  Pieter de Waal
24th Feb Chardonnay   Jeanette Odgers
MAR    
Tue 2nd March Nitida Jacus Marais, winemaker
10th Mar Nederburg Auction Wines Christopher Cosgrove
17th Mar Glen Carlou CEO Johan Erasmus 
24th Mar Bordeaux Blends Christopher Cosgrove
31st Mar Solms-Delta Gary Lawson
APR    
7th Apr TMV Junel Vermeulen
14th Apr AGM & CHAIRMAN'S CHOICE  
21st Apr Avontuur  
28th Apr Hillcrest Sue Keenan
MAY    
5th May Typical Cultivars  
Sun 9th May Practice tasting  
12th May Rats vs Vats Rats Hosting
19th May Lourensford Chris Joubert,winemaker
JUNE    
2nd June Benguela Cove Schalk du Toit 
9th June Lamberti Wines  
16th June NO TASTING DUE TO PUBLIC HOLIDAY  
23rd June Topiary Sue Keenan
30th June Cabernet Sauvignon & Cabernet Franc  
JULY    
7th July Champagne Lanson Dutoit Hoffman
14th July Riesling Geoff Carter
21st July Hoopenburg Riana Olivier
28th July Shiraz   
AUGUST    
4th Aug    
11th Aug WOMAN'S DAY TASTING  
18th Aug Highlands Road, Galleon, Belfield Sue vd Walt
25th Aug Garagiste Wines Brett Chrystall
SEPT    
1st Sep    
8th Sep    
15th Sep    
22nd Sep    
29th Sep Pinot Noir  
OCTOBER    
6th Oct Christopher's Selection  
13th Oct MCC vs Champagne Cellar Rats
20th Oct Elgin Vintners  
NOV    
3rd Nov Raka Estate Piet Dreyer
10th Nov Creation  
17th Nov Cape Blends  
24th Nov Hathersage  
DECEMBER    
1st Dec Arumdale  
8th Dec Committee's Choice  
  CLOSE FOR THE YEAR