Caroline’s Red Wine Review

My love for drinks started with wine, so perhaps it’s fitting that the 100th post is about wine.  Also fitting as Caroline was one of the first people I went to all that time ago for advice, and she had the time and patience to spend with an inquisitive young dude on a shoestring budget.

On that historic note – one of the best events in the Cape Wine Calendar happens tomorrow evening – get there, it is not to be missed.

“For those connoisseurs who like the best of the best, here’s a wonderful opportunity to meet South Africa’s cellarmasters who have consistently achieved the most accolades in various competitions and tastings. Whilst this is not our own list, but that of industry professionals who have rated these wineries highly, we have applied our minds to also choosing some cellars who do not have the wherewithal to enter big competitions. Taste 60 wines presented by the winemaker in person.

Date: Wednesday 25th July 2012
Time: 17h00 to 21h00
Venue: WESTIN GRAND HOTEL, Convention Centre, 1 Lower Long Street, Cape Town

Tickets are R150 p/p available from Computicket. A limited number of tickets will be available at the door on the night from 16h30.

To whet your appetite, here are some of the wines on show: