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Il Geco Pinot Gris 2022
Il Geco Pinot Gris 2022

I’m hesitant to say this......but...I do believe that this is the best non extended skin contact Pinot Gris that I’ve tasted. Last year was an adventure for both Clarise, the winemaker, and I. We traversed the globe, covering examples of...

Il Geco Sangiovese 2020
Il Geco Sangiovese 2022

It's a funny thing when you make new friends in your old age. For me, there's always doubt about whether they are friends or acquaintances...especially when met through a common purpose that no longer exists. But when your acquaintance happens...

Anthonij Rupert Optima 2020
Anthonij Rupert Optima 2020 [Sample]

There's something to be said for South African classics that can be relied upon to always deliver. The Anthonij Rupert Optima is one of these wines. The Wine: What a glorious nose of liquorice, cloves, pencil shavings, smoky tobacco, freshly...

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A South African wine blog where you'll find reviews on my favourite South African wines, with a few international wines sprinkled in for good measure. From dry to sweet, still to the occasional sparkling, this is what I've been drinking, thinking and learning.


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