Diemersdal has Six Appeal

DIEMERSDAL WINE ESTATE Saturday 8 April 2017 http://diemersdal.co.za/ Experience: 4.5/5 Wines: 4.5/5 The Stormers were home to the Chiefs later today. Two teams, both unbeaten in the first 5 games of the Super Rugby season, promised a titanic match. My season ticket was already packed tight in my wallet. What has this to do with … Continue reading Diemersdal has Six Appeal

Style or Substance? Nitida left Me Wondering

NITIDA CELLARS Saturday 8 April 2017 http://www.nitida.co.za/ Experience: 3.5/5 Wines: 3.5/5 Nitida Cellars was the last vineyard I visited before dashing back to Cape Town in time for the Stormers v Chiefs match at Newlands. It was barely 10km from the Meerendal estate but a road closure sent me on a merry go round. Nitida … Continue reading Style or Substance? Nitida left Me Wondering

Wheels Turn Full ‘Cycle’ at Meerendal

MEERENDAL WINE ESTATE Saturday 8 April 2017 http://meerendal.co.za/ http://www.durbanvilledistillery.com/ Experience: 3.5/5 Wines: 2.5/5 It was a short drive around the gentle sloping hill from the Diemersdal to the Meerendal wine estate, barely 2km as the crow flies but closer to 6km by road. The whitewash painted entrance gate, complete with italic logo above farm name, … Continue reading Wheels Turn Full ‘Cycle’ at Meerendal