Tag Archives: South Africa

Lula Syrah 2007

We had a bottle of Lula Syrah 2007 which had arrived as part of a mixed case. It had quite a stylish, minimalist label. I noticed this, which is often a bad sign, any label that stands out can easily be over compensating for the contents of the bottle. Lula is the second label of… Read More »

Bales’ Choice – The White Stuff

We had a bottle of Bales’ Choice ‘The White Stuff’ 2006 from Laithwaites with a game of Twilight Struggle. It was OK. It tasted like a blended white wine, nothing exciting, nothing unpleasant, nothing memorable. It was 50% Chenin Blanc with 35% Chardonnay and 15% Sauvignon Blanc. It came from South Africa. In South Africa… Read More »