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Pining for a Pinotage?

WILD THING Hi folks, I’m back with another new wine. At least for me. It’s not a wine that we hear much about primarily because of its past reputation as not worthy of our attention. But, my curiosity got the best of me as I was perusing different varietals to write...

Sitting by the Port ‘o the Bay, Part 2

OK where were we? Ah yes, the many styles of port. Here we go... Some research tells me there are four basic categories of port, these being related to how long, and if, they are held in wood. Other resources say there are ten styles and just go at them individually....

Sitting by the Port ‘o the Bay, Part 1

Winter is still holding, we're reading, staring at our devices, watching TV, waiting for the days to get longer and, maybe, just quietly sipping a little after dinner port to get us through the long dark evenings.Rather rich and supple, stronger than our...