CHARDONNAY

Need cash to go out for wines? Play casino games at a mobile casino to earn cash. You can use it to cover your expenses. Chardonnay is a green-skinned grape variety used to make white wine. It is believed to have originated in the Burgundy wine region of eastern France but is now grown wherever […]

SAUVIGNON BLANC

Sauvignon Blanc is a green-skinned grape variety which originates from the Bordeaux region of France. The grape gets its name from the French word sauvage (“wild”) and blanc (“white”) due to its early origins as an indigenous grape in South West France.[1] It is now planted in many of the world’s wine regions, producing a […]

Chenin Blanc Association Lunch

Spring is a week early as I enter Thomas Maxwell Kitchen in Parkmore and the weather is perfect for sipping on a range of quality Chenin Blancs. The room is a buzz with conversations of social media and Chenin Blanc by Andy Hadfield, creator of Real Time Wine and a few true industry leaders of […]

Shout Outs

Here’s our wall of awesome. The people, brands and products that have rocked our world and helped the movement. We love you. YOUR NAME HERE. Be cool. The Chenin Blanc Association. Keep fighting lads! Reynecke for hosting the Cape Town Winos (and we believe the samples are in the mail!) Longridge for hosting the Cape […]

On the farm: Rust en Vrede

Guest Real Time Wino, JP Bee, hit the wine farms on a recent trip to Cape Town. The poor soul lives in Australia but stays in touch with his South African roots. He reports: Rust en Vrede. What can I say, it speaks for itself! Very good quality wines. The ones which you can taste […]

On the farm: Morgenhof

Guest Real Time Wino, JP Bee, hit the wine farms on a recent trip to Cape Town. The poor soul lives in Australia but stays in touch with his South African roots. He reports: Morgenhof. Beautiful surrounds and good service. 2 brands of wine: Fantail, which is cheap and young (4/10) the estate wines – […]

CABERNET SAUVIGNON

Cabernet Sauvignon is one of the world’s most widely recognized red wine grape varieties. It is grown in nearly every major wine producing country among a diverse spectrum of climates from Canada’s Okanagan Valley to Lebanon’s Beqaa Valley. Cabernet Sauvignon became internationally recognized through its prominence in Bordeaux wines where it is often blended with […]

Sue Lewitton

Travel editor & journalist by day, foodie and closet reality TV fan by night. Sue was raised by a family of wine lovers, the type that fed her port when she was still drinking out of a sippy cup. She thinks nothing of uncorking a bottle of 97 Meerlust Rubicon to go with dinner bought […]

Heidi Schneigansz

An ex-professional taster (we call her a reformed Wino now that she’s come across to the other side) who’s a Senior Account Director (larney) at a digital agency in the real world. Having her Springbok colours (we like to say) for wine, and a healthy appetite for Gingers, cricket and the Internet made her a […]

SHIRAZ

Syrah or Shiraz is a dark-skinned grape grown throughout the world and used primarily to produce powerful red wines. Whether sold as Syrah or Shiraz, these wines enjoy great popularity. Syrah is used as a varietal and is also blended. Following several years of strong planting, Syrah was estimated in 2004 to be the world’s […]