107, 2017

Featured Producer for July – STEENBERG

By |July 1st, 2017|Featured producer of the month|

Our featured producer for July is Steenberg located in the Constantia Valley. Buy any of the featured wines during the month and you could win a R500.00 Bistro1682 voucher + wine tasting for 2 people.

We are featuring these wines during the month:
Semillon, Echo red blend, Nebbiolo & Merlot.

Join us for an informal tasting of these […]

3006, 2017

Wine Club Selection for July

By |June 30th, 2017|Specials|

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 […]

2806, 2017

Hard to find wines

By |June 28th, 2017|News, Uncategorized|

Some hard to find wines in stock at the moment:

Alheit new releases – Magnetic North, Radio Lazarus, La Colline, Hemelrand, Cartology. Mother Rock white and Liquid Skin, David & Nadia, B Vintners Alexandria Muscat + Haarlem to Hope, City on a Hill Chenin

Mullineux Granite Chenin Blanc 2015 x 3

Mullineux Granite Syrah 2014 x 1

Mullineux Schist […]

2106, 2017

Wine tastings this month

By |June 21st, 2017|News, Tastings this month|

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

Fri 7 July – STEENBERG

Saturday 8 July 11h00-14h00 – Arco Laarman (ex Glen Carlou winemaker) will be presenting his first 2 independent releases, Cluster Chardonnay and Cabernet Sauvignon.

Thur 13 July – a selection of wines from Bellevue, Piekenierskloof & Boschkloof including a Malbec […]

506, 2017

Specials – Vondeling and Malanot

By |June 5th, 2017|Specials|

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. […]

106, 2017

Featured Producer for June MEINERT WINES

By |June 1st, 2017|Featured producer of the month, Specials|

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

106, 2017

Wine club selections for June

By |June 1st, 2017|Specials|

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 […]

2205, 2017

Wine crates for sale

By |May 22nd, 2017|News|

We have a few sturdy 12-bottle wooden wine crates for sale @ R300.00

The spaces are wide enough to accommodate most  wine bottles and have a dark stain.

 

405, 2017

Wine club selections for May

By |May 4th, 2017|News, Specials|

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 […]

105, 2017

Featured producer for May – Cape Rock Wines

By |May 1st, 2017|Featured producer of the month, Specials|

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 […]