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 […]

905, 2018

EXPLORE 6-pack: a few port varietals

By |May 9th, 2018|Uncategorized|

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 […]

205, 2018

Wine tastings this month

By |May 2nd, 2018|News, Tastings this month|

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

Thurs 21 June – Vriesenhof

Fri 22 June – Wildehurst *Meet the Winemaker* brand new Cinsaut and Nebbiolo

Wed 27 June – Arco Laarman *Meet the Winemaker*

Thurs 28 June – Rkus Neethling Wines and Bizoe – last few days to enter the lucky draw

Fri […]

105, 2018

Featured Producer May 2018 – AVONDALE

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

Avondale in Paarl is our featured producer for May.

 

 

The 160-hectare farm that is today known as Avondale has been under cultivation for more than 300 years. Early records show that the land was one of the first in the Paarl valley to be allocated specifically for the production of wine grapes. Purchased in 1997 by […]

105, 2018

Wine club packs for May 2018

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

Each month we put together 3 six-packs, 6 reds, 6 whites and a mixed case. Take the hassle out of making a decision on what to buy. You may just discover a new favourite or get re-aquainted with an old one.

Red 6-pack for R850.00 containing:

Avondale Samsara 2009 – 100% Shiraz from organic vineyards aged 10-17 […]

404, 2018

April wine club selections

By |April 4th, 2018|News, Specials|

The April wine club selections are as follows:
6 bottles of white wine for R593.00
Usana Sauvignon Blanc 2016 – whole bunch pressed then fermented (natural) in stainless steel tanks and kept on the lees for 4 months prior to bottling. It’s a soft Sauvignon Blanc with a rounded feel and rich palate.

Cape Point Chardonnay 2016 – […]

304, 2018

Usana Wines – featured producer for April

By |April 3rd, 2018|Featured producer of the month, News|

Usana is our featured producer for April
Location, location – this family farm (Klein Welmoed) is located off Baden Powell, near the iconic Meerlust Estate. The Winshaw family have been farming here for over 40 years. A super spot to visit, but tasting is by appointment as it’s also a fully-operational beef and chicken (for Usana […]

103, 2018

Featured Producer March 2018

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

Our featured producer for March is Strandveld Vineyards.
From the southern-most vineyards and winery in Africa, we present Strandveld and First Sighting Wines.

The vineyards near Cape Agulhas were established in 2001. Constant gusts of Atlantic sea wind contribute to a relatively cooler climate in the Elim ward – and it is these same persistent cooling winds that […]