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Jimmy's Best of South Africa - Red Wines

Jimmy's Best of South Africa - Red Wines

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Event Description

Wine school founder Jimmy Smith is a huge South African wine fanatic and happily travels out to the winelands in the Western Cape most years to immerse himself in the culture of this oldest new world wine country. In this tasting Jimmy has hand-selected his favourite red wines from his most recent trip in September 2022 where he attended the huge and impressive Cape Wine Fair.

We’ll discover Syrah, Cabernet Sauvignon, Cinsault, Pinot Noir amongst others. Expect a night of fun and indulgence! Those of you have attended these special South African nights in the past know what you are in for!  

Wines on Tasting (8):

  • Duncan Savage, Savage Red (Syrah) – winemaker of the year 2022
  • Damascene Syrah, Stellenbosch
  • Kanonkop Paul Sauer Cabernet Sauvignon, Stellenbosch
  • Natte Valley Cinsault, Darling
  • Lourens Family Wines, Howard John Red Blend, Western Cape
  • Newton-Johnson Family Vineyards Pinot Noir, Hemel-en-Aarde
  • Restless River, Main Road & Dignity (Cabernet Sauvignon), Upper Hemel-en-Aarde
  • Richard Kershaw, Clonal Selection Pinot Noir, Elgin

All of our wine tastings include a selection of meats and cheeses to enjoy with the wines on the evening.

This is the second tasting of a two-part series. If you would also like to attend Part 1, you can book both evenings as a bundle for a discounted price here.

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