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Come Explore With Me Spier Wine Farm on My Lime Boots

  It’s a Wednesday afternoon and I’m driving with my friend Kerry through the streets of Stellenbosch, in the Western Cape Province of South Africa. A sense of excitement is building from that mysterious place within we call the soul, as I navigate my way through these familiar streets. For a period in my life, […]

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Val du Charron Wine and Olive Estate on My Lime Boots

  The grand dame that is Val du Charron Wine and Olive Estate dramatically welcomes me as I navigate a brief dirt road just outside the town of Wellington, before entering the majestically welcoming drive. I get the sense that, as I enter the grounds, she ever so slightly nods her head in a time-honoured […]

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Come Explore With Me Wildekrans Wine Estate on My Lime Boots

It’s a Monday morning and I’m in a vineyard on a wine farm in Bot River. A cool sea breeze dances teasingly around my person, bringing a momentary respite from the relentless South Africa sun beating down upon my back. In fact, I am in the Pinot Noir block on the farm and the winemaker, […]

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