The Chocolate Block

I recently got to enjoy a 2015 bottle of The Chocolate Block. A 71% Syrah (Shiraz*), 15% Grenache, 8% Cabernet Sauvignon, 5% Cinsault and 1% Viognier blend. The 1675 barriques were produced entierly from Swartland fruit. It has blackberry and red berry fruit aromas, also a little spicy. The Syrah and Cabernet Sauvignon give it […]

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Moscato

The name “Moscato” sounds so cool, I wish it was red and that it was my favourite wine so that I could say it all the time but unfortunately it’s none of the two. It is made from the Muscat grape (Which is also used for making raisins), it is sweet and has a low alcohol […]

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Simply Black Coffee

General rule, if one comes across anything named “simply black” then one simply must buy it. I am not a fan of coffee, It increases my anxiety levels, however I do love the aroma. That’s what I love most about coffee shops too (I should shop for coffee scented candles). So for that reason I […]

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Protea wine bottles SLAY

The reason why I bought Protea wines was because of their bottles, I saw them in the shop and thought “these look so pretty, I absolutely must have them”. It’s wine and art in a single bottle and they are also made to be reused, that is a bonus. I’ve been meaning to try white […]

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