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'14 Spier "21 Gables" Chenin Blanc

I am a Chenin fiend lately. So this might be biased. Sue me.

This is the Chenin for California Chardonnay lovers who want to, um, become worldly. 80 more words


The Laughing Heart, Hackney, London

This is a special restaurant. Becoming famous all around London.
In Hackney, East part of London, there is the >> Laughing Heart.
Pretty place, with a massive wine cellar. 561 more words


Cape of Good Hope Riebeeksrivier Caroline, 2014

Spectacular in its assertive diversity.  Some acidity on the tongue, juicy fruitiness like biting into a white fleshed peach, a toasty note on the finish, an orchard of nuance.  81 more words


Reyneke Natural Chenin Blanc 2016 ~ Quite Simply One of the Best Chenin Blancs Tasted in 2017...

Natural wines do sometimes struggle to preserve purity and varietal typicity on the finished product. However, this superb Chenin Blanc from Reyneke Wines not only combines minimalist natural zero sulphur winemaking with great organic and biodynamic certified fruit but also conjures up a wine with wonderful purity, expression and energy. 177 more words

ken is back!💃🏽

If you had told me I’d attend/ get invited to a wine tasting (as a blogger I Meaan guys!) this early I’d have slapped you out of my sight!!! 298 more words

Another Cracking White Wine From South African Franco Lourens...

Last year I tasted and reviewed the delicious Verdelho 2015 from Franco Lourens. So I was even more excited to taste his new white blend which still features a sizeable 30% of Verdelho, but is now also accompanied by some white Rhone varietals and a trusty slug of Chenin Blanc. 150 more words

Tasting the Impressive New Naude Family Wines Old Vine Chenin Blanc 2016...

However many great wines Ian Naude has made in his long career at multiple wineries, it only seems fitting that his most exciting vinous expressions have come under his eponymous Naude label. 277 more words