Maddie's Vines

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Maddie's Vines
South African living in Turkey! Eating-Drinking-Cooking from the Cape Winelands to the shores of the Bosporus.
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  • The road less travelled to Saggy Stone 2 months ago 'Turn left at Rooiberg and follow the road into the mountain', that is what I was told at the Robertson Information centre on a previous visit to the valley and that is exactly what I did now. 'You will find a brewery with the most amazing views' and that is what I was looking for...
  • A little wine wisdom from Turkey 3 months ago I want to share this unique cork with you. Sometimes I think this is my motto in life too. “Wine is Life!”   The cork seals the special wines from the Suvla winery in Turkey. It is situated on the Gallipoli Peninsula. I fell in love with Turkish wines, while living in Istanbul. Turkish wines...
  • Bonnievale = Beautiful Valley 3 months ago The road to Bonnievale is lined with kilometers of flowers, boasting this amazing splash of colour. It already puts you in a good mood and gets you ready for the adventure that awaits. This valley offers you beautiful wine and fruit farms and majestic mountains on the one side and the Breede river...
  • The magic of Rhodes Memorial 3 months ago   Sir Herbert Baker is one of my favourite architects and it was no surprise to find out that he designed one of my favourite places to visit in Cape Town, Rhodes memorial.   I always loved this place for the energy, for the grandness and for the view. I even had my 21st birthday [...]
  • Almenkerk - a family affair 2 months ago I grew up in a little town in the Western Cape, South Africa. Surrounded by apple orchids and Appletizer. When our neighbour, Paul Cluver, planted the first commercial vineyards in the area in 1986, everybody thought that he was a bit crazy, that grapes can never grow in this cold, wet valley. This...

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Liezl
15:59 PM December 07, 2012

Informative, lip-smacking pics of Turkish treats and lots of useful info if you need to pick out a bottle of Turkish wine.

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