F is for Fogerty

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In the continuing journey through the alphabet of wine, F is for Thomas Fogerty 2007 Gewürztraminer.  This variety has several variations, from off-dry to sweet, and produces a very aromatic and exotic white wine. This example tasted of tropical fruits, coconut, guava and pear, topped with a dusting of baking spices.  It was off-dry to dry, – read full article –

On the birth of a winery

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If you’ve been reading my blog for the past year or so, you know that I’ve ingratiated myself  become friends with the Cellar Rat (@cellarrat), Alan Baker, and his partner Serene Lourie (@slourie), who have launched their new brand, Cartograph Wines.  Morphing out of Alan’s previous project, Cellar Rat Cellars, which was some damn fine Pinot – read full article –