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EDITORIAL

CAPE BORDEAUX RED BLENDS AND WHY IT'S HIP TO BE SQUARE

 

 
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7 July 2020,

Dear Wine Lover,

Welgemeend in Paarl produced the first commercial Bordeaux-style red blend in the Cape with its 1979 vintage and the style has subsequently become an institution. The question is: Why? Read more.

 

 

Regards,
Christian Eedes
Editor, Winemag.co.za

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