Wine tastings this month

By |September 30th, 2018|

Join us for free and informal wine tastings from 4.30-7.00 pm (unless otherwise specified).

Thu 18 Oct – Jacaranda Wines with owners, Rene & Birgit who relocated from Shanghai – sustainably-farmed and-made wines from the smallest registered wine estate in SA

Fri 19 Oct – Haut Espoir with Rob Armstrong – Cloudfall White, Gentle Giant Red and […]

Vriesenhof Vineyards – October featured producer

By |September 30th, 2018|

Vriesenhof Vineyards is our featured producer for October

Ex-Springbok rugby player, Jan ‘Boland’ Coetzee studied Viticulture at Stellenbosch University (1960’s) and bought the property in the Paradyskloof, Stellenbosch in 1980. His first vintage was made in 1981. He has, since 2008, handed over the day-to-day winemaking to Nicky Claasens and remains involved as cellar master.

We’re featuring:

unwooded […]

Wine Club Selections for October

By |September 29th, 2018|

6 bottles of red for R613.00
Vriesenhof GSM 2016 is 50% grenache with 34% shiraz and 16% mourvedre from Stellenbosch matured for 12 months in 2nd fill French oak. Rich aromas of strawberries and blue berries with a deeper dark fruit component on the mid-palate, with cherries and white pepper on the finish.

DA Hanekom Putfontein Pinotage 2016 by […]

Introduction: Semillon and Pinotage

By |September 28th, 2018|

Semillon and Pinotage six pack
This month we’ve put together a small introduction to Semillon and Pinotage. Buy these 6 wines for R1068.00 (value R1180.00)

Semillon is one of the Bordeaux white varietals and is often blended with Sauvignon Blanc to make classic, age-worthy whites as well as iconic botrytised Sauternes dessert wines. It’s had a long history […]

Savage Wines

By |September 5th, 2018|

Savage Wines 2017 released + Savage Red 2015

Duncan Savage has released his 2017’s along with the 2015 Savage Red

Savage White

Never been asked to dance Chenin Blanc

Follow the line Cinsaut

Are we there yet Syrah/Touriga Nacional co-ferment

Thief in the Night Grenache/Cinsaut/Syrah

Savage Red Syrah/Grenache/Touriga Nacional

Girl next door Syrah – SOLD OUT

Ridgeback Wines – September Featured Producer

By |September 1st, 2018|

Ridgeback Wines in Paarl is our September Featured Producer. Their first white wine was produced in 2000 and first red in 2001. They’ve garnered numerous awards for their Shiraz since then and it features in many of their blends, but they have also got quite a track record for ‘Bordeaux’ varieties incl Cabernet Franc. Toit […]