The Wine of Summer at a Ridiculously Low Price

Every once in a while we come across an amazing deal. A “can’t miss” wine that we are so excited to turn our customers on to, and then it generally disappears before everyone can get their hands on it. We’ve just stumbled upon one of these wines, and it couldn’t be a better match for this lovely spring season!  Mulderbosch is one of South Africa’s finest wineries, and for years we’ve been big fans of both their Sauvignon Blanc and Cabernet Sauvignon Rose’. Until today, we hadn’t tried their excellent Chenin Blanc. Round, ripe, and juicy, this 2011 vintage will still be tasting …
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Rose’ Season is Here…

We have an unbelievably long and cold winter, followed by a wet and sometimes way too long lasting spring. But now, summer has finally arrived, and nothing in the wine world better signals the arrival of summer than rose’! When we speak of rose’, we generally mean the drier, more European style, pinkish-hued wines.  Historically, pink wines were predominantly dry, until the White Zinfandel craze of the 1980s made pink synonymous with overly sweet in the mind of many wine drinkers.  Dry style rose’ has been making a comeback over the past decade or so, and it really hit full …
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