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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 […]

Wine club selections for September

By |August 31st, 2018|

The 3 wine club selections for September are as follows:
6 bottles of red for R596.00:
Ridgeback Shiraz 2014 – The hand harvested bunches were destalked onto the sorting table where only the very best
berries were selected for ferment. A whole berry component of about 30% reached the fermenter. For complexity & freshness a 5% portion of ripe stalks were added […]

August Featured Producer – Opstal

By |August 1st, 2018|

Our August Featured Producer is Opstal Estate located in the beautiful Slanghoek Valley near Rawsonville. The farm has been home to 7 generations of the Louw family. Stanley Louw – current owner and sixth generation vintner – is a descendant of J C Rossouw, the first owner of Opstal bij de Fonteine in 1847. One of […]

Wine club selections for August

By |July 31st, 2018|

The wine club selections for August are as follows:
Reds only pack for R600.00 containing:
Opstal Cabernet Sauvignon/Cinsaut 2017 – Cinsaut vines were planted in 1997 and are truly coming to age now and producing great quality grapes. In combination with the traditional Cabernet Sauvignon this forms a very exciting blend of racy aromatic freshness and structure.
Arra Cabernet […]

Alheit Wines

By |July 13th, 2018|

Alheit Wines limited edition six-pack R1547.00:

We have put together a limited edition six pack of wines by Chris and Suzaan Alheit. The pack contains:

Cartology 2016

Cartology 2017

Hemelrand Vinegarden 2016

Hemelrand Vinegarden 2017

Flotsam & Jetsam Chenin Blanc 2017 x 2

These can be shipped nationwide. Contact us on 021-4245587 to place your order.

While stocks last.

New wines

By |June 27th, 2018|

A few new additions to our selection:
Lowerland Colombard MCC 2016

From organic grapes farmed near Prieska by Bertie Coetzee. The wine was made by JD Pretorius (Steenberg). Fermented in old oak and then matured for 6 months prior to secondary bottle fermentation. It spent 14 months on the lees. Perfectly balanced and refreshing it shows the […]

Newton Johnson Family Vineyards

By |June 22nd, 2018|

After selling out our allocation of the 2016 vintage rather rapidly, we’ve been lucky enough to receive more stock of the Newton Johnson Family Vineyards Chardonnay and the Family Vineyards Pinot Noir. These wines are both superb and should be represented in every private cellar. The Pinot Noir has previously been rated as one of […]

EXPLORE 6-pack: a few port varietals

By |May 9th, 2018|

Savour a few components commonly used for port with this limited release 6-pack for R975.00

Boplaas Touriga Nacional 2015 Touriga Nacional is the foundation of the finest fortifieds and some of the world’s most exciting wines coming out of Portugal. Boplaas, located in SA’s so-called ‘port capital’ of Calitzdorp produces fortified wines using port varieties as […]

Natural wines by Testalonga

By |November 17th, 2017|

Testalonga natural wines 2017 releases

Producers of fine natural wines, Craig and Carla Hawkins have released their 2017s. We’ve received limited stock of the following:
Baby Bandito Stay Brave Organic Chenin SOLD OUT
Baby Bandito Keep on Punching Chenin
I wish I was a Ninja Colombard petnat low sulphur SOLD OUT
Cortez Chenin Blanc SOLD OUT
El Bandito Skin SOLD OUT
Mangaliza […]