Pittsburgh-based Certified Sommelier & Dean of Drinking at Palate Partners spreadin' the good news of South African wine. Hockey player, polyglot, and world tra...
What an alluring, beautiful wine. Pretty dark cherry, black tea, singed cinnamon sticks, and blood orange rind marry and provide complete satisfaction — sensually and intellectually. Well done, Kevin Grant. — 6 days ago
Cherry, orange tea, wet leaves, red apple skin on the finish. It’s enjoyable, but I’d certainly like more depth and complexity. — 22 days ago
Smoky spiced pears once this wine opens up a bit. Pretty stuff here. — 9 days ago
Boy, has this developed well. Everything has integrated nicely, and there’s such a soft touch here. The menthol is more than I’d personally want, but overall? Bangin’. — 15 days ago
You ever take a that first whiff of a wine in the glass and laugh because it’s so gorgeous and you *know* it’s going to be great? This is one of those wines. Sea shells, Stone fruit, beeswax, chalk, and walnut oil wrapped up into one spectacular package. — 25 days ago
Beautiful smoky meat aromas with black and red fruit, pepper, and black olive all contained in a beautiful violet-colored package. — 14 days ago
CapeSomm blind tasting practice — guessed a Grenache/Cinsault/Syrah combo of some sort, which is true...in reverse. Lovely stuff. — 22 days ago