What I Drank Last Night
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Journey’s End benchmark tasting: Chardonnay

Bonneau du Martray Corton Charlemagne 2001 - as good as it gets.

Journey’s End in Somerset West is owned by the Gabb family, Roger Gabb having founded Western Wines in 1980, this company going on to be the UK’s largest branded supplier of South African wine. The hugely successful Kumala brand was Gabb’s brainchild … [Read more...]

Ladreda 2008

Aubergine sommelier Dominic Adelbert serves the birthday boy.

Dinner on Friday at Aubergine restaurant in Cape Town to sample various wine supplied by the ever generous Jörg Pfützner, wine consultant by profession and party animal by nature.  The wines of Dirk Niepoort based in the Douro region of Portugal … [Read more...]