Down Paradise Road

Another chapter in the Creation food and wine pairing presentation is aptly called Down Paradise Road. Here we have Creation’s Pinot Noir matching quail, pearl barley, baby beetroot and dried raspberries. Paradise for sure! The Story of Creation has 5 courses paired with 8 wines and comes at the reasonable price of R550. Make your… Read More Down Paradise Road

Written in the Stars

How many times have I visited Creation Wines? Too many to count. Still realised that I can never visit this Hemel-en-Aarde winery enough. There is always something new. Currently the food and wine pairing plays to the harvest. Chapter 2 is Written In The Stars. Chardonnay matched with exotic mushroom carpaccio, pecorino, orange maldon, bee… Read More Written in the Stars

Veraison – Prepare to Harvest

Grow, develop, veraison… the process of grapes changing colour from green to red, berries softening and sugar building up in the fruit. The sugar is meticulously measured as this will bring on the signal to start picking. Harvest – almost that time of the year in the Overberg.