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VOTE for us in the 2017 South African Blog Awards

Hi. I have entered the Cape Wine Lovers’ Society website into the 2017 South African Blog Awards. The blog is just a year old and fully established. I am hoping for recognition for all the success achieved – and thank...
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Reflections in a Wine-Glass ©: Subjectively Objective or Objectively Subjective?

The awaited 2017 Report on Cape Wine by Tim Atkin was released yesterday. The opinions and assessment by the British journalist, Master of Wine and wine judge apparently hold great influence. The industry nervously awaits scores for their wines that...
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Reflections in a Wine-Glass ©: Blend Trends

Wine is no more immune to fashion than clothing or footwear or furniture. That is no criticism. It merely reflects that fashion, or to fashion, is ‘a manner of doing something’ or ‘to make in a particular form’. Heavily wooded...
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Reflections in a Wine-Glass©: New Passions

“Time flies when you are having fun”, so they say. It sure has. It is 6 months since my first blog, since I stumbled into the limelight with a new passion. The Cape Wine Lovers’ Society is developing. Together, we...
Education Experience 5.0 Reflections Wine Courses

Little Did I Know What I Had Started – A New Passion

CAPE WINE ACADEMY http://www.capewineacademy.co.za/index.php Experience: 5/5 Today, my partner and I signed up for our second course with the Cape Wine Academy: the three-day Certificate Wine Course in mid-March. Little did I know what I had started when I picked...