What I Drank Last Night
Good Booze. Good Food. Good Company.

Groot Constantia Chardonnay 2011


Groot Constantia winemaker Boela Gerber proved his credentials with Chardonnay when the 2009 vintage under reserve label Gouverneurs rated 5 Stars in the 2011 edition of Platter’s. The Gouverneurs 2010, however, underwhelmed in my Chardonnay Report … [Read more...]

Signal Hill Pinot Noir 2006 vs. 2007

Le coq sportif.

Lunch today at the always reliable Jonkershuis restaurant on Groot Constantia for a table consisting of 13 adults and innumerable children. What red to order to accompany mains varying from fine-crumbed hake fillet through burgers to chicken … [Read more...]