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Wine Times 7 – A stomping good time

This year we received left over Merlot grapes from good neighbor Lomond. Sean was at De Hoop on tight deadlines finishing roof gardens so wife was sent over to collect harvest.  The workers at Lomond all miraculously disapeared as the little green Rav drove up … Continue reading

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Wine Times 6

Our latest instalment of wine making news is no different from previous  years, the baboons and birds once more made off with all the grapes. Well we did actually get one tiny, half-filled  bucket of Merlot this year but not … Continue reading

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Wine Times 5

After the mishap of Eddies gardener knocking our first 1000 litres of shiraz down the driveway, the 2012 Shiraz and Cabernet sauvignon progressed safely and happily through alcoholic and malolactic fermentation in the depths of Eddies garage. By March we … Continue reading

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