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My husband Mark, and I share an interest in wine. We both have independently completed various Certificates and Diplomas in Wine and only recently reduced our wine book library to about 1600 books!
The most revered room in our home is our rather quirky, baroque wine cellar! It is temperature controlled to maintain a cool 16°C, old worn Persian rugs adorn the floor and deep pink walls show off the collection of interesting wines.

We belong to a number of wine tasting groups, where we have the opportunity to formally taste and explore many wines and styles. We regularly spend a few informal hours tasting what is new in the magnificent Cape Winelands. In addition to this, we always taste and study the wines wherever we travel. We even found a rather delicious Chenin Blanc in Thailand!

I will share some of these vineous adventures with you.

Lynx 2017 Blanc de Noir Launched!

2017-04-03T12:26:38+02:00April 3rd, 2017|Wine Experiences & Accessories|

On 01 April we visited Lynx Winery near Franschhoek on the occasion of the launch of their 2017 Blanc de Noir. It is made from Merlot and reminded us of the elegant rose wines we enjoy on our trips to France. Its colour is the most delicate pale onion-skin pink and the flavours have a [...]

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