Game Drives & Wine Tasting – New Elim Tours

Life is slow on the southern-most tip of Africa.  Here slow is relaxing with a hint of excitement.  The Nuwejaars Wetlands Special Management Area (SMA) has added excitement with two new tours.  The SMA includes 25 landowners and covers more than 46,000 hectares of Overberg land bordering Bredasdorp, Agulhas, Elim and Gansbaai.  With the main aim… Read More Game Drives & Wine Tasting – New Elim Tours

Bold and Beautiful Bouchard Finlayson Hannibal

What a luxury to sip on older Hemel-en-Aarde vintages while the rain poured down.  It’s Tuesday, we’re sitting at Open Wine in Cape Town, and the drink is Bouchard Finlayson Hannibal.  Vintages ranged from 2011 down to 2002 and winemaker, Chris Albrecht, explained the Hannibal’s uniqueness.  Not a Bordeaux, neither a rhone.  Yet, since its… Read More Bold and Beautiful Bouchard Finlayson Hannibal