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South African wines and I keep going back and forth. Some of the wines I find I love and others I find are just okay. Ken Forrester is pretty well known in the South African wine community and is well known for putting the South African Chenin Blancs on the map. 224 more words
Towards the end of an incredibly busy week, It’s always nice to have a surprise visit from a world-class winemaker. This wine-maker was Ken Forrester or “Mr Chenin” as he is known locally, Ken runs the family vineyard; Forrester estate vineyards in Stellenbosch (South Africa). 338 more words
MONTREAL – When I was last in South Africa, I asked Springfield Estate’s Jeanette Bruwer why more high-quality chenin blanc wasn’t being produced, considering they have lots of very old vines scattered around the country. 1,102 more words
WineAlign is delighted to present a three-course, eight-wine pairing dinner on Monday, June 9th with four award winning South African wine makers.
Join WineAlign host David Lawrason and Cape winemakers from Boekenhoutskloof, Fleur du Cap, Ken Forrester and Nederburg, for an exclusive, up close and personal tasting, dinner and discussion that will explore where South African wine has been and where it is headed. 282 more words