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Mullineux Swartland Straw Wine 2013

Mullineux, Straw Wine, WO Swartland, South Africa, 2013 Grapes (varietal chenin blanc) harvested at normal ripeness level, then raisined in the open air on racks for 3 weeks, concentrating sugars, acids and flavours.  Then whole bunch pressed, and put to 5th … Continue reading

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Wandering Beeste Swartland Syrah 2013

Wandering Beeste, Syrah, WO Swartland, South Africa, 2013 Selected whole bunches go through a wild yeast fermentation over 6 months in old oak barrels. Bottled unfined and unfiltered. Natural cork closure, 13%, from Slurp UK, about £14 Rated outstanding in … Continue reading

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