This wine is best enjoyed with as few people as possible. Sadly I made the mistake of sharing it with far too many (good people though they were). Rich and velvety like a millionaires pocket lining.
There is a lot of Chenin Blanc in South Africa. Tons of the stuff. It means it’s fairly cheap, but quantity doesn’t always equate to quality. Luckily it does in the Cedarberg. This is so perfectly balanced it’s the complete opposite of me now I’m three quarters of a bottle down.
Drank this in the middle of a red wine and red meat-athon and it didn’t disappoint. Rich and tasty and more than able to stand up next to a herd of meat.
Better balance than a Romanian gymnast armed with a spirit level, and leaves your mouth drier than some of my metaphors. Got this at the Cedarberg winery. Not sure if it’s their head wine makers doing, or something they make on a different farm, either way it’s a beauty.
Light and crisp with typical Rosé strawberry flavours. Perfect summer drink. Shame its a miserable Cape Town winter’s day.
Pretty much every decent Sauv Blanc I’ve tasted suggests you pair it with goats cheese, so I had this with a goats cheese tart. Not sure if that helped, but it tasted amazing. Lots of typical sauv blanc flavours with none of the typical sauv blanc heart burn. Fantastic winery (hire a cottage and stay […]