What I Drank Last Night
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Hervé Souhaut Syrah 2012

The unbearable lightness of being.

A doppelgänger for Porseleinberg 2012. That was my immediate impression on opening the Syrah 2012 Vin de Pays L’Ardeche made by Hervé Souhaut (R350 a bottle from Wine Cellar in Observatory). Red and black fruit, purple flowers and a hint of white … [Read more...]

Porseleinberg 2010

The waiting is not over yet.

The next big from the Swartland: Porseleinberg is an organic vineyard owned by Boekenhoutskloof. 2010 is the maiden commercial release, the wine made by Callie Louw, previously of Tulbagh Mountain Vineyards (now Fable). 100% Syrah. Whole bunch … [Read more...]