South African Wines

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January 25, 2020 (Sat)
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Trapp Family Lodge Wine Cellar
700 Trapp Hill Road
Stowe, VT 05672

View Map  |   800-826-7000

Cost: $20

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Cheese     Tasting (walk around)     Weekly Event     Wine    

South African Wines

Saturday, January 25th

Trapp Family Lodge Wine Cellar

 

 

 

South Africa began producing wines in the 17th century to supply the ships of the Dutch East India Company as they rounded the cape.

 

One of the greatest wines in the world at that time came from the Constantia Winery near Cape Town in 1659.

 

South African wines lost popularity during the period of Apartheid but since then have reclaimed significance in the international wine market.

 

We’ll be tasting two whites and three reds.

 

Hope to see you 

 

Price is $20.  Please call or see the front desk to place reservations.  802 253-5742.  Doors open @ 4:00.  I suggest you arrive no later than 5:00 to avoid feeling rushed.  People come and go during the tasting which is an informal walk around format. We end at 6:00

 

 

 

Beach House Pinot Grigio, Coastal Cape                                       2017

MAN Chardonnay, Padstal                                                                 2017   

MAN Pinotage, Coastal Region                                                      2015                                                     

The Wolftrap Syrah, Mourvedre, Viognier, Cape of Good Hope   2018

Stark-Conde Syrah, Stellenbosch                                                    2015   

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