Blaauwklippen and Zinfandel: Synonymous

When you search for “Zinfandel” and “South Africa” on the internet, “Blaauwklippen Vineyards” appears within the first search results. With good reason, of course. Blaauwklippen, one of the original Stellenbosch wine estates, is still one of the few South African wine estates who produces quality Zinfandel wines. Being this estate’s …

Prawn Po’ Boy Sandwich meets Van Loveren’s Perlé de Jean

A couple of weeks ago I was gifted with the latest release of Van Loveren’s Perlé de Jean.  This summer sipper first caught my attention last year, when Van Loveren released the maiden vintage of South Africa’s first Perlé-styled Pinot Grigio Rosé.  Paying tribute to the Retief family’s late matriarch, Jean …