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1208, 2018

Wine tastings this month

By |August 12th, 2018|News, Tastings this month|

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

Thur 16 Aug – Bosman Family Wines incl Fides (orange wine) and Petnat

Fri 17 Aug – Mont Blois – MEET THE WINEMAKER, Nina-Mari

Thur 23 Aug – Boschkloof & Piekenierskloof

Fri 24 Aug – Thelema Mountain Vineyards

Wed 29 Aug – Zahir by Lateganskop – […]

108, 2018

August Featured Producer – Opstal

By |August 1st, 2018|Featured producer of the month, News|

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 […]

3107, 2018

Wine club selections for August

By |July 31st, 2018|News, Specials|

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 […]

1307, 2018

Alheit Wines

By |July 13th, 2018|News|

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.

3006, 2018

Featured producer – Lomond

By |June 30th, 2018|Featured producer of the month, News|

The featured producer this July is Lomond

Founded in 2004, Lomond Wine Estate was established in a pristine natural environment near Elim at the southern tip of Africa. The farm is over 800 hectares, with 350 hectares of that under vine cultivation. Because Lomond is also part of the Walker Bay Fynbos Conservancy, the rest of […]

2906, 2018

Wine club selections for July

By |June 29th, 2018|News, Specials|

The three wine club selections for July are as follows:
6 bottles of red for R687.00:
Lomond Syrah 2013: hand-picked and hand-sorted grapes were fermented in stainless steel tanks and left on the skins for 2 weeks before pressing. The wine is transferred to 1st, 2nd and 3rd-fill barrels for malolactic fermentation and then aged in barrels […]

2706, 2018

New wines

By |June 27th, 2018|News|

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 […]

2206, 2018

Newton Johnson Family Vineyards

By |June 22nd, 2018|News|

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 […]

106, 2018

Wine club packs for June 2018

By |June 1st, 2018|News, Specials|

Red 6 @ R648.00 containing:

Bizoe Estalet Syrah 2015 – by Rikus Neethling. The wine will develop well over the next 5 years. It spent 17 months in 1st and 2nd fill small oak barrels. Satin-like feel with black plum and spice.

Velo Red 2013 by Wildehurst Wines in the Swartland. Each cultivar was individually vinified and barrel […]

106, 2018

Featured producer – Bizoe Wines

By |June 1st, 2018|Featured producer of the month, News|

The featured producer for June is Bizoe Wines. Bizoe wines are created by Rikus Neethling. Most of the wines in the range are limited production (approx 4500 bottles).

You can taste these wines on Friday 1 June between 4 & 7pm

We’re featuring:

RNW Sauvignon Blanc

RNW Cape Blend

Bizoe Henrietta – Sauvignon Blanc/Semillon

Idioglossia Chardonnay

Bizoe Estalet – Shiraz

Buy any of […]