A little person present at dinner made concentrating on the wine a little difficult. Besides, she didn’t want any. She just couldn’t understand the concept of Running Ducks down on the Galloping Goose Trail. Just doesn’t make any sense to a 6 year old. (Doesn’t to her 73 year old Great Grandpa either).
Deep in colour, medium weight but still fresh, given it’s 14% alcohol content. Nicely rounded finish.
A red blend of Cabernet Sauvignon (70%) and Pinotage (30%), produced from organic grapes in a vegan friendly and fair trade way.
South Africa’s Western Cape Province, Stellar Winery is a producer of organic, fair trade wines. Farm and winery employees own 26% of the enterprise through shares in the Stellar Winery Empowerment Trust. In addition, the Stellar Foundation is in its first phase of “Getting Off The Grid” renewable energy initiative. The focus of the pilot project is to develop sustainable electricity solutions, as well as to help farms/wineries save money on electricity.
First time was with a homemade meaty spaghetti (one of Little Person’s favourites). Next time? A lamb tangine maybe. (another of Little Person’s favourites).
CAB SAUV PINOTAGE – STELLAR ORGANICS RESERVE FAIR TRADE
$14.49 regularly $17.99