What I Drank Last Night
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Bouchard Finlayson Tête de Cuvée Galpin Peak Pinot Noir 2010

Not short of grunt.

Wines which are modest on their own tend to look even plainer when paired with gourmet food but by the same token wines made with serious intent sometimes only truly reveal themselves when drunk with a correspondingly high quality meal. Yesterday … [Read more...]

Bouchard Finlayson Tête de Cuvée Galpin Peak 2006

Not supposed to be?

The 2006 vintage of Tête de Cuvée Galpin Peak from Bouchard Finlayson in the Hemel en Aarde Valley is something of a curiosity. You’ll find no mention of it in Platter’s and yet it won the trophy for best in class at the 2008 Old Mutual Trophy Wine … [Read more...]