April Book Review – ‘Cheers’ and ‘Bon Appetit’

The Food & Wine Pairing Guide - Katinka van Niekerk and Brian Burke (Struik Lifestyle, 2009) - R220 Book: 4.5/5 I purchased the Food & Wine Pairing Guide a couple of months after I bought the 2017 Platter’s South African Wine Guide. It was also after a most informative tasting with the Cape Wine Academy. Red … Continue reading April Book Review – ‘Cheers’ and ‘Bon Appetit’

March Book Review – It Would be Folly … not to Use Wine Folly

Wine Folly: a Visual Guide to the World of Wine - Madeline Puckette and Justin Hammack (Michael Joseph, 2015) - R350 http://winefolly.com/ Book: 4.5/5 I’ll come clean with you. I am not an avid reader of books. That may surprise. I do like books that help me to explore and to learn. Travel and reference … Continue reading March Book Review – It Would be Folly … not to Use Wine Folly

February Book Review – A Must-Read for the Wine Explorer

Exploring The Cape Winelands of South Africa - Doris Jansen and Kay Leresche (Meadowlark Publishers, 2013) - R275 Book: 4.5/5 Guide books abound for Cape Town and the Western Cape. They cover a multitude of tourist, historic and adventure activities as well as being written in a number of different formats. ‘Exploring The Cape Winelands’ … Continue reading February Book Review – A Must-Read for the Wine Explorer