One can imagine the brief given to Abraham Izak Perold who perfected the crossing of Pinot Noir and Cinsault in 1924: ‘Professor, we want you to create a uniquely South African grape variety that has all the nobility of Pinot Noir but the high-yielding potential of Cinsault’. Pinotage is what...
Beaumont Family Wines were the first winery in South Africa to bottle a single varietal Mourvèdre. A fantastic vintage of this wine, deep red berries & spice on the nose, the palate is intense & interesting with blackberry, plum & cassis followed by slight herbal notes. Fantastic length & good...
The wine exudes rich mocha aromas with red fruit, plum and cherries. The palate shows distinct characters of coffee and chocolate, which is balanced with smooth velvety tannins and a lingering after taste makes this wine great for every occasion.
Dark ruby with a brilliant red tinge. On the nose, Plums and prunes, sweet red fruit, cedar wood, hints of cinnamon and rich dark chocolate. Grippy tannins, sweet red plums and prunes with cherries lingering on the after taste.
Juicy and earthy A complex melange of red fruit flavours, enticing spiciness and earthy nuttiness. Medium full in structure with a supple juicy softness.
Abundant aromas of cranberries, blackcurrants and plums and a hint of fruit cake. Intense concentration on the palate shows ripe fruit and well-integrated oak that meld in a juicy, seamless finish.
Pale straw with a peach hue. An abundance of floral, white peach and pear aromas with hints of citrus and spice. A light-bodied wine with delicate fruit and floral flavours, complimented by a lovely texture and crisp acidity. Serve chilled with light Italian-style dishes, and Asian food made with just...
Ruby Red with purple edges. Aromas of ripe plum and dark cherry with a hint of cinnamon. Full bodied wine teeming with flavours of plum and prunes with a good tannic backbone. Wine is ready to drink now, but will mature well over the next five to ten years.
The den wines are social wines to be enjoyed with friends and family. These wines are named for the den, the heart of all African wild dog communities. Medium to full bodied with a smorgasbord of bright red and black summer berries, savoury spice and toasty wood flavours, leading to...
An elegant and balanced wine packed with flavours of ripe blueberry and mulberry, exotic spice and creamy vanilla with evident ripe tannins and a long lingering finish.
What’s in a name? We’ve taken Pinotage and broken it up into new components—so we thought we’d do the same with the name. It's a new red blend led by Pinotage, with Grenache Noir and Cinsaut in supporting roles. The wine is robust, with bold notes of sun dried...
Blackberrry and Blueberry fruit on the nose with a gentle hint of spice in the background. Velvety palate with well integrated tannins and a nice finish. Pair with: A great match to spaghetti Bolognese, lasagne, grilled chicken or beef stews.
Southern Right is re-defining Pinotage with this intense classically styled, clay-grown wine, packed with complex berry fruit, beautiful tannins and subtle spice. Full ripeness and the longer hang-time afforded by cooler sites, combined with the complex, more classic fruit aromas and structure resulting from clay-rich soil, make this wine a...
Dark red wine with vibrant red hue. Flavours of caramalised black cherries, hints of dark spice and dark chocolate. The palate follows with a smooth entry rewarding with fruit and velvety tannins that balance the wine for a full palate experience.
Deep, vibrant ruby with bright crimson rim. Bouquet of sweet plums, fruitcake, warm spices and sweet vanilla oak. Ripe fruit with spiced plum flavours, generously fruity with soft, rounded edges and easy accessible tannins