Wine Club Selection for July

By |June 30th, 2017|

Our wine club selections for July are as follows:

Red 6 @ R590.00:

Steenberg Echo Red 2014 – mulberry, black cherry, star anise, dried origanum and spearmint. It is a fleshy wine, elegantly showcasing a juicy acidity with a delicate tannin structure that adds to the velvety structure on the palate.

Yonder Hill Y Merlot 2016 – a […]

Specials – Vondeling and Malanot

By |June 5th, 2017|

We’ve got 2 specials on at the moment – Vondeling Cabernet Sauvignon and Malanot Chardonnay Reserve

 

Vondeling Cabernet Sauvignon 2014 usually priced at R138.00. Buy 6 bottles for R690.00 (while stocks last). This is not a huge, chewy Cabernet, but rather a more sumptuous version with a succulent core supported by fine tannins and subtle oaking. […]

Featured Producer for June MEINERT WINES

By |June 1st, 2017|

Our featured producer for June is Meinert Wines based in Devon Valley, Stellenbosch. Wines are made by Martin Meinert who is also the ‘M’ in FMC (Forrester Meinert Chenin).

We’ll be holding informal tastings on Friday 2 June and Thursday 8 June from 4-7pm

Wine club selections for June

By |June 1st, 2017|

Our wine club selections for June are as follows:

Red 6 @ R580.00 containing:

Morgenhof Merlot/Cabernet Franc 2011 – super value and a great buy for anyone who enjoys the old-school Stellenbosch reds. Hints of mulberry, cigar box, spice and tilled earth, this is a medium-bodied and accessible wine.

Meinert la Barry red 2013 – Crafted by Martin Meinert […]

Wine club selections for May

By |May 4th, 2017|

Our 3 wine club selections for May are as follows:

Red 6 @ R653.00 containing:

Cape Rock Capa Roca – a blend of Touriga Nacional/Souzao/ Cabernet Sauvignon+. If you can, buy a few of these & stash some for about 3 years. Rich, red fruit core with plenty of tantalising spice.

 

Remhoogte Pinotage 2015 – sporting a new […]

Featured producer for May – Cape Rock Wines

By |May 1st, 2017|

Our featured producer for May is the boutique family operation, Cape Rock Wines.

Father and son duo, Willie and Gavin Brand, have built up a  wonderful brand over the last 10 years or so.

Small production, minimal intervention in the cellar and the will to try something different force you to reevaluate what you thought you knew about […]

February 2017 Wine Club Selections

By |February 1st, 2017|

Our wine club selections for February are as follows:

RED 6 for R600.00 containing:

False Bay Pinotage by Waterkloof – anytime  crowd-pleaser showing red berries. Soft and enjoyable

Illimis Cinsaut 2015 by Lucinda Heyns from a 43 year-old Darling vineyard. Only around 900 bottles produced and sitting at under 12% alc, this is a treat. Earthy & floral notes […]

Waterkloof – featured producer

By |January 31st, 2017|

Waterkloof is located on the south-facing slopes of the Schapenberg overlooking False Bay. In 2012 they began the official biodynamic certification process and practice mimimal intervention in the winemaking process.

Please join us on Friday 3 Feb and Thursday 9 Feb to taste the featured wine. 16h00-19h00

We’re featuring the following wines this month:

False Bay Sauvignon Blanc

False […]