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SV at South African Consulate General

The South African Consulate General of New York City graciously hosted Stellenbosch Vineyards on October 22, 2014, for the debut of the 2013 Welmoed Chenin Blanc. 171 more words

2011 Mulderbosch Western Cape Chenin Blanc, South Africa $4.99

Silverdale, WA    13.5% alc.    (Purchased on 10/6/14)

The word Steen is noted on the front strip label…the name that South African’s give to Chenin Blanc (the most widely-planted variety in the country).  240 more words


Let's Get Monster Smashed: Halloween Wines

In honor of Halloween, we’ve rounded up a handful of the most ghoulish and gobblinesque wines out there. Ever wonder what Dracula might have sipped? In the mood for a Frankenstein wine? 354 more words


Wine of the Week: Stellenbosch Vineyards Chenin Blanc

Our wine of the week is the Stellenbosch Vineyards Chenin Blanc.

South Africa is slowly cementing its reputation as a site for exceptional Chenin Blancs, notably from the Stellenbosch region. 66 more words

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Baja Tanga non-vintage sparkling rosé

Mendoza, Argentina; 12.5% ABV
apparently made from Malbec (red), Torrontés (white), and Chenin Blanc (white)
$5 at the Richmond, CA, store on 17 Oct; $13 online… 107 more words

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An Impromptu Quartet

Sometimes it’s nice to plan events well in advance, as the anticipation is part of the enjoyment.  But it’s also nice to be a bit more spontaneous and do something at short notice.   760 more words

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An Evening with Wine Llama - Lindsay Neilson

Hello wine lovers and happy #wineWednesday!  I hope your week is going well and you are enjoying new and exciting wines…

Last week, I met up with my friend, Lindsay Neilson of… 487 more words