Category: south africa

🍷 Enjoying last drops of this casual, easy-drinking

Nederburg The Winemasters Cabernet Sauvignon (87 pts) from South Africa. Available at LCBO now. Full review here:

2018 De Wetshof Limestone Hill Chardonnay

Starting the week off strong with this South African Chard. Lime, apples, muscat gummies, apricots, and light nuts on the nose. Similar on the palate with limestone notes. Nice, unoaked Chardonnay. 

4/5 bones



13.5% abv

Robertson (Western Cape), SOUTH AFRICA

🍷  Here’s my top wine picks from the August 3, 2019 LCBO VINTAGES Release. Taste Trends + South Africa featured + lots more from the rest of the Release:

🇿🇦 🍷  This $13 Cabernet Sauvignon from South Africa is in my glass tonight. Available at LCBO now. 87 pts. Full review here:

🍷  It’s Wine Wednesday! Enjoying
Two Oceans Sauvignon Blanc

(87 pts) from South Africa tonight. Perfectly fine for a mid-week wine. Available at LCBO now for $11. Full review here:

Here’s my top wine picks from January 19, 2019 LCBO VINTAGES Release. Smart buys from Europe and South Africa featured:

2016 Kanonkop Kadette Cape Blend

Learning to ride a tricycle… Red and black plums on the nose with blackerries, cherries, cocoa powder, a hint of eucalyptus and lingonberries. Plums, cassis, cocoa powder, and cherries on the palate. Quite nice!

3/5 bones


Cabernet Sauvignon (38%), Pinotage (35%), Merlot (23%), Cabernet Franc (6%)

Stellenbosch, SOUTH AFRICA

South African Chenin Blanc is excellent and great for the summer.

This Nederburg Manor House Cabernet Sauvignon ($17) from South Africa is in my glass tonight. 87 pts. Full review here:

Enjoying this $17 Nederburg Manor House Shiraz from South Africa tonight. Good value. Available in LCBO VINTAGES now. 88pts. Full review: