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Rosebank 21 yo 1992 Directors Cut Douglas Laing #10146 vs Rosebank 22 yo 1991 Mackillops Choice #271

For a while now I’ve wondered why Rosebank never rose to the same level of desirability as Brora and Port Ellen. It could be because Rosebank’s later style is one of understatement and a refreshing citrus, while the deep brooding powerhouses Brora and Port Ellen just ‘pack in’ so much more. 290 more words


STATE - Lionel Smit

Everard Read Gallery visit featuring works by Lionel Smit.

As an architecture student, I was more intrigued by the architecture and layout of the spaces than the works itself (which, of course, is not that great or ideal..) 37 more words


The place to take your kids this holiday. 

My shake milkshake bar had opened a few months back in Johannesburg. The Zone in Rosebank has become home to every brand of food we have ever imagined, with that said my Shake express has been the latest Addition there. 345 more words


Things I did on my day off work

Three days of bonus leave are nothing to be sniffed at. They expire at the end of June, so it’s now or never. When I saw that June 13 had no – no! 797 more words

Mom Stuff

My name is Johannesburg, but you can call me Jozi

Jo’burg, Jozi, City of Gold.  Endearing nicknames for Johannesburg.  I arrived in Rosebank, a suburb of Jo’burg, where I checked into The Winston Hotel.  The hotel did not lack in its charm.   421 more words

First Impression: Rosebank Cask No. 2112


Ahhh, this is a fruit bomb, very jammy and absolutely gorgeous. Caramel and fruit bouquet intertwining together to present a clean landscape, the subtle oak influence elevates the nose with the hint of charred oak going really well with the vanilla and star fruits. 84 more words


Tried and tested

This happens when you are on a sabbatical and think you have all the time you want on your hands – your friends think it is time to find new spots in town and you volunteer to do the research and the bookings.   579 more words

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