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Barrique Sémillon Sauvignon Blanc 2017

89%semillion, 11%sb. Good and interesting. Jalapeño x3, white pepper, roasted, medium bodied, oak, limestone and lime. — 4 days ago

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1694 Classification Red Blend 2017

Deer Vallley - Stein Erickson — 10 months ago

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Estate Vineyards Stellenbosch Syrah 2014

Very good. Full bodied with nice structure and balance. Smokey, meaty, earthy, with a hint of fruit. Flavorful but lacking umph. — a year ago

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Mocholate Malbec 2016

imagine: smooth, chocolate, coffee, dark berries... all combined in one glass! perfectly paired with rare steak with onion and garlic cheese sauce and cauliflower... and a Jhb thunderstorm in the background! — 14 days ago

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Estate Stellenbosch Cabernet Sauvignon Blend 2002

Really smooth - so good wish I had another bottle — 10 months ago

with Jon

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Lady J Syrah 2013

OK, not totally what expected... — a year ago

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1694 Stellenbosch Red Blend 2014

Brought home from our 2017 honeymoon - beautiful vineyard to visit ❤️🍷 — 4 months ago

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Storm Hemel-en-Aarde 2015

2015 on 8.20.20. Beautiful color. Great nutty tones. — 5 months ago

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Estate Vineyard Stellenbosch Merlot 2016

Lighter body that I expected! I like that but worth noting. Very cherry forward — both red and black. — a year ago

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Coenie Snyman Cape Winemakers Guild CWG Auction Estate Cabernet Sauvignon Blend 2013

Greg Ballington

@Delectable Wine this is the 2013 Silverthorn Wines Cape Winemakers Guild Big Dog IV Méthode Cap Classique.

Our first time every at the Cape Winemakers Guild Auction and we will make sure to come back! (Tasting was on 9/28/18).

Second wine at the Friday Auction Tasting for the Cape Winemakers Guild and last sparkling wine. This is a sparkling wine (Methode Cap Classique) made by John Loubser from the Western Cape. Made up of 60% Pinot Noir and 40% Chardonnay as well as aged on the lees for 51 months before 9 more months in bottle and prior to disgorgement. Only 73 cases produced and only 42 being auctioned in 2018.

Light greenish yellow in appearance with tiny bubbles. Mute on the nose with a bit of lemon, light sweet spices, kiwi and limestone. Moderate acidity (7/10) and rich palate. Creamy mouthfeel with layers of spices, green apples, citrus fruits, white flowers and mouth watering minerality. Long and lingering finish.

$$ - Tasted at the Cape Winemakers Auction. Average bid at auction was R4,410.00 ($51.94 a bottle) a case. Highest bid was R6,200.00 ($73.02 a bottle) and lowest bid was R3,000.00 ($35.33 a bottle).

#silverthornwines #mcc #methodecapclassique #southafrica #cwgauction #sparkling
— 2 years ago

Sean BallingtonIndia Okoh
with Sean and India
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@Greg Ballington Greg It looks like you are having a great time and experience, Good for you Cheers 🍷
Greg Ballington

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@Phil A it was an absolute blast stay tune for the rest of the wines (47 just at the auction)