Tasting Notes

by Ben Franks
Ben Franks Wine Writer Tasting Notes
Ben discovers a new wine (or three)

“I love discovering new wines. There’s nothing better than sipping something you know you’re never going to forget.” ~ Ben

The finest wines have packs of history, charm – even seduction, at their best. All the best wines are made by winemakers who love what they do.

Sometimes we need a little help choosing a good bottle. If you discover you like similar wines and spirits to the ones I do, I look forward to sharing my favourites with you below!

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Red ~ White ~ Rosé ~ Sparkling ~ Sweet ~ Spirits

Red Wine Tasting Notes

Australia

Bulgaria

France

Hungary

Italy

New Zealand

Portugal

Romania

South Africa

Spain

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White Wine Tasting Notes

France

Italy

Portugal

Greece

South Africa

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Rosé Wine Tasting Notes

Turkey

  • 2016, Kayra Beyaz Kalecik Karasi ★★★★☆

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Sparkling Wine Tasting Notes

Argentina

Australia

England

France

Germany

Italy

Japan

Portugal

South Africa

Spain

USA

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Sweet Wine Tasting Notes

Fortified Port

Late Harvest & Noble Rot Dessert Wines

Masarla Wines

Sherry Wines

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Spirits Tasting Notes

Gin

  • KWV Cruxland Truffle Gin, South Africa ★★★★☆

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