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WoW!

WoW!

Neil Pendock October 30, 2014 0

Hot on the heels of PoP! the Paarl Oscars of wine, comes the November exhibition at the Pendock Wine Gallery @ Taj: WoW! a showcase of wines from Wellington. Six producers are featured: Diemersfontein,

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Et in Avondale ego

Et in Avondale ego

Neil Pendock October 29, 2014 0

The Avon is a river flowing through the pastoral dales of Wiltshire. So the name Avondale conjures up for me Tom Stoppard’s play Arcadia which explores the links between past and present though ha-has in the

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Test Wine Bar

Test Wine Bar

Neil Pendock October 27, 2014 0

Forget about a Test Kitchen, Cape Town’s premier chef Luke Dale-Roberts should think of opening a Test Wine Bar adjacent to his gastronomic palace in Woodstock. For Luke’s canteen is fast becoming the go-to venue

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The Cobus Jaubert Blues

The Cobus Jaubert Blues

Neil Pendock October 26, 2014 1

If Tom Traubert’s Blues are as good as Tom Waits gets, then the Jaubert Family Muscat, with six bottles released each year from a Solera treasured in the Klein Karoo, is as good as

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Ebola is not the only problem for Cape Town tourism

Ebola is not the only problem for Cape Town tourism

Neil Pendock October 25, 2014 7

While foreign tourists cancel their Cape Town holidays in droves, some guest houses do not need exotic diseases with a 70% mortality rate to chase away guests. While the infamous Whale Cottage internet troll (below)

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