Tamboerskloof Syrah, 2007

Tamboerskloof Syrah, 2007
This is the second time I’ve tried this wine; the first being a ‘kloof’ taste-off (details here). Even though in a tasting environment you get a certain measure of a wine, I do always wonder what it would really taste like once I get it home & sit down with it and drink it at ...

Keermont Terrasse, 2011

Keermont Terrasse, 2011
Rich thick & oily, full bodied lychees, with a slight bitter kick on the finish. So, exactly like lychees then!! If this is a blend based on Chenin Blanc, then it’s the richest Chenin I’ve ever had! Maybe that’s down to the 40 year old vines? Or maybe it’s the blend of Chardonnay, Viognier – ...

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Tamboerskloof Syrah, 2007
These Friday night Swim Tasting’s are getting harder and harder to comment on, not only are wines so similar but this one went on until 3:30am… try to remember the wine and write anything sane even a day after that! This tasting was between two South African ‘Kloofs’ (which I think in this context translates ...