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Glen Carlou The Welder 2012

Glen Carlou, The Welder, Chenin blanc, WO Paarl, South Africa, 2012 Wine of Origin Paarl is north-east of Cape Town, correcting many web references that say north-west, which would put it in the Southern Atlantic. It is about 60km inland … Continue reading

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Glen Carlou, 2010, Cabernet sauvignon

Glen Carlou, Cabernet sauvignon 2010, Paarl, South Africa. 100% cabernet sauvignon, coated cork closure, 14.5% abv. SA Wines Online, about £12+vat. Soils/climate – warm dry summers and cold wet winters; variety of slopes and soils. Vinification – 15 months in … Continue reading

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