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KLEIN KAROO KARUSA!

KARUSA WINES Friday 27 December 2019 https://www.karusa.co.za/wines.html Dr Peter Rating – Experience: 3/5 Dr Peter Rating – Wines: 3/5 Road trips are always fun and none more when totally unplanned. I left home on Christmas Day for my first Route...
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Putting into Port at De Krans

DE KRANS WINES Thursday 26 December 2019 http://dekrans.co.za/ Dr Peter Rating – Experience: 4/5 Dr Peter Rating – Wines: 4/5 Visiting De Krans was a spur of the moment decision. Calitzdorp was the night stop for the second day of...
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Premier Cru – Dernier Service

PREMIER CRU WINES Thursday 19 December 2019 https://www.premiercru.co.za/ Dr Peter Rating – Website: 2/5 Dr Peter Rating – Experience: 1/5 Online buying and selling have been established for over 30 years and hark back to the early days of the...
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Cheers! Or Beers?!

UNCANNY WINE Wednesday 18 December 2019 https://www.uncanny.co.za/ Dr Peter Rating – Experience: 4/5 Dr Peter Rating – Wines: 3/5 Look up the word ‘uncanny’ in a dictionary and the definitions focus on something ‘strange or mysterious, especially in an unsettling...
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Book Launch and Rreview – Platter’s 40th Vintage is Aged to Perfection

Platter’s by Diners Club International 2020 South African Wine Guide – John Platter SA Wine Guide (Pty) Ltd, 2020 – R295 https://www.wineonaplatter.com/   Dr Peter Rating – Experience: 4.5/5 Dr Peter Rating – Book: 5/5 I use Platter’s – or,...
Experience 3.5 Stellenbosch Wine 4.0

All Green at Villiera

VILLIERA WINES Friday 19 July 2019 http://www.villiera.com/ http://www.domainegrier.com/en/ Dr Peter Rating – Experience: 3.5/5 Dr Peter Rating – Wines: 4/5 Villiera was the last tasting of my day out to the North of Stellenbosch having tasted at Morgenhof, Quoin Rock,...
Experience 4.5 Stellenbosch Wine 4.5

God Bless Slaley and All who Drink with Her

SLALEY Friday 19 July 2019 https://www.slaley.co.za/ Dr Peter Rating – Experience: 4.5/5 Dr Peter Rating – Wines: 4.5/5 I have been before. I have been to Slaley before. Not to the wine estate though but to the village in Northumberland,...
Experience 3.5 Stellenbosch Wine 3.5

Laibach Shows its Spots

LAIBACH ORGANIC WINES Friday 19 July 2019 https://www.laibachwines.com/ Dr Peter Rating – Experience: 3.5/5 Dr Peter Rating – Wines: 3.5/5 I knew of Laibach from tasting some of their wines during my Cape Wine Academy study tastings for my Diploma...
Experience 4.0 Stellenbosch Wine 4.5

Quoin Rock Gently Roars at Knorhoek

QUOIN ROCK WINES Friday 19 July 2019 https://quoinrock.co.za/ http://www.knorhoek.co.za/ Dr Peter Rating – Experience: 4/5 Dr Peter Rating – Wines: 4.5/5 I have long wanted to visit Quoin Rock, off the R44 due North of Stellenbosch, ever since tasting at...