News, Special and Competitions | Vino Pronto - Part 2
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 […]

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 […]

102, 2018

February wine club selecions

By |February 1st, 2018|Specials|

These are our three February wine club selections:

6-pack of reds for R713.00 containing:
Rascallion Pandiculation 2015 is a blend of 85% Shiraz with 15% unwooded Grenache Noir. Sleek, juicy red fruit with hints of lavendar and spice. Smooth & enjoyable.
Ou Treffer Cinsaut (de Kleinewijn Ko-op) 2016 from Stellenbosch bushvines planted in 1952. Whole bunch fermented then […]

3101, 2018

Featured Producer for February 2018

By |January 31st, 2018|Featured producer of the month, News|

Rascallion wines is our featured producer for February.
The brand is a partnership between Ross Sleet and the Kretzmar family. “Sounds, sight, touch, smell, and taste physically link us to the world around us. How we articulate these senses and link them via our emotional needs and wants defines who we are. Rascallion creates wines that explore […]

2901, 2018

New Wines in stock

By |January 29th, 2018|News|

Sijnn Trincadeira 2013 (aka Tinta Amarello) from Malgas. An absolute winner! A nose showing floral, spice, smoke, fruit gets you salivating. A soft palate with plenty of plum and mulberry fruit . Although accessible now, this will be awesome in about 2 years.

Lomond Pincushion Sauvignon Blanc 2014 from Elim. Starting to open up now, this […]

1711, 2017

Natural wines by Testalonga

By |November 17th, 2017|News|

Testalonga natural wines 2017 releases

Producers of fine natural wines, Craig and Carla Hawkins have released their 2017s. We’ve received limited stock of the following:
Baby Bandito Stay Brave Organic Chenin SOLD OUT
Baby Bandito Keep on Punching Chenin
I wish I was a Ninja Colombard petnat low sulphur SOLD OUT
Cortez Chenin Blanc SOLD OUT
El Bandito Skin SOLD OUT
Mangaliza […]