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Q&A with Guy McDonald, Magic 828 Breakfast Show Radio DJ

Q&A with Guy McDonald, Magic 828 Breakfast Show Radio DJ
With a career steeped in broadcast journalism, Guy McDonald, Breakfast Host at Magic 828 AM radio and WSET Level 2 graduate, tells us what sparked his interest in wine and how he’s incorporated his passion into his career. Tell us a bit about your journey to becoming a radio DJ. It all began with performing Puppet shows behind the washing-line for ...
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CWG Auction Wines 2018 – Reviewed

CWG Auction Wines 2018 – Reviewed
The problem with the Cape Winemakers Guild, quite apart from an elusive apostrophe which grates me every time, is that as a group of people, they’re just too darned nice. You really have to taste their annual Auction releases as blind as possible so you can judge the wines without thinking ‘oh but he’s such a lovely guy’ or similar and scoring the ...
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If I ruled the Wine World

If I ruled the Wine World
Well, what are the holidays for if not for idle speculation and random musings? This year, my thoughts have turned to world domination and I have decided to let rip about some fundamental things wrong in the world of wine. Not the product (although you can stop making those fruit flavoured wine coolers right now if you like. And the low alcohol win...
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Exclusive offer for Johannesburg Wine Club Members

Exclusive offer for Johannesburg Wine Club Members
To all Johannesburg Wine Clubs In welcoming the Wine Societies to the 27th Juliet Cullinan Standard Bank Wine Festival we outline your benefits exclusively for wine club members below: The special offer for the Club members     Discounted rate of R165 to your members.  Public pay R200 online and R220 at the door.     Bookings should be co-ordinated...
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Exploring Cape Blends

Exploring Cape Blends
© Cape Times Friday 18th November 2016 As I write this in the wake of the American elections, I can think of no more fitting wine style to talk about than a Cape Blend. The world is still processing the implications of a Trump and Republican victory which has divided the US and polarised the rest of us. So it is with something of relief that I turn...
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