Wine tastings this month

By |November 16th, 2018|

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

Wed 12 Dec – Elemental Bob and Frozen 

Thur 13 Dec – Vondeling and Glenwood

Fri 14 Dec – Arra Wines and Radford Dale (Winery of Good Hope Pinotage + Thirst Gamay Noir

Wed 19 Dec – Kloovenburg Carignan and Boschkloof

Thur 20 Dec – Charles […]

Spider Pig wines featured this November

By |November 1st, 2018|

Spider Pig Wines featured this November are:

Bro-Zay

Chenin Blanc

Grenache Noir

Pinot Noir

Roam Piggy

 

 

Buy any of the featured wines and you could win a mixed case and a Spider Pig cap

 

Collector’s 6-pack – Sadie Family Wines

By |October 11th, 2018|

This collector’s 6-pack of Sadie Family Wines contains:
A selection of wines by one of the most iconic names in SA wine circles, Eben Sadie. Though it should be said that Eben now spends most of time in the vineyards planting for the future and Paul Jordaan is more involved in the cellar on a day-to-day […]

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 […]

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 […]