The nose is aromatically scented with exciting whiffs of truffles and fruits of the forest. The wine is full with soft tannins, which ensure many years of positive development. An excellent crop and an excellent wine!
The Hemel-enAarde Valley has consistently offered world class quality Pinot Noir wines. A result of an ideal combination of soil and climate a situation which is repeated year after year. It is claimed that Pinot Noir has no definite varietal characteristic of its own. Its flavour and character are dictated by the soil in which it is grown. Most vintages are preceded by an enthusiastically awaited dry weather build-up to actual harvest. Awards: IWC 2017: Gold and Trophy ‘Best Walker Bay Pinot Noir’ Platter: 5* Veritas 2017: Double Gold DWWA 2017: Silver Tim Atkin MW: 93 pts JamesSuckling.com: 93 pts Wine Merchant Top 100 2018
Light and Fruity Red
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Rockburn Pinot Noir 2019 Central Otago 75cl
Rockburn started as the hobby of Richard Bunton in 1991. He planted a few hectares of vineyard in the then pretty much unknown area of Central Otago. In 2005, Malcolm Francis the winemaker, arrived from Felton Road where his skills immediately reaped t...
Ghost Corner Pinot Noir 2017 75cl
A beautifully crafted Pinot noir with prominent red fruit of ripe cherries and sweet raspberries with an undertone of earthy, mushroom nuances. A silky palate with berries and delicate oak components following through.
A wine to be aged for 3 – 5 year
Hamilton Russell Pinot Noir 2020 75cl
Hamillton Russell Pinot noir is not overtly fruity, soft and "sweet" and it generally shows hints of that alluring "primal" character along with a dark, spicy, complex primary fruit perfume.
Hamilton Russell Vineyards, one of the most southe...
Bouchard Finlayson Crocodiles Lair Kaaimansgat Chardonnay 2018 75cl
A sleek and refined Chardonnay, made with fruit grown in the magnificent Overberg mountains. Beautifully fresh and crisp with obvious gooseberry flavours surrounded by subtle oak nuances derived from best French oak barrels.
A family owned boutique win
Gewurztraminer Grand Cru Brand 2015 Cave Turkheim 75cl
his selected vineyard 'Grand Cru' Gewurz shows lovely balance of ripeness, varietal purity and finesse (i.e. not overblown and flabby like some). Golden yellow in colour, it has powerfully fragrant rose-petal/water, lychee and apricot aro
Chateau Musar Rouge 1998 75cl
The Cinsault of 2008 seemed to benefit most from the heat and exceptional weather and showed abundant red fruit aromas, Carignan displayed blackcurrant and black cherry notes and the Cabernet Sauvignon gave us structure with herbs, coffee and dark berry f
Meerlust Rubicon 2017 75cl
The Cabernet Sauvignon is grown on low yielding, predominantly biotite partially decomposed granite gravel topsoil rich in quartz and feldspar to a depth of approximately 600mm with a loamy clay subsoil. The Merlot vineyards are planted on more clay ri...
Cobos Bramare Malbec 2018 Lujan de Cuyo 75cl
Lujan de Cuyo is known historically as the prime zone for wine-growing in Mendoza. Its high altitude location at around 2,500 feet, in combination with a semi-desert climate and low-nutrient stony soils provide ideal conditions for cultiva
Gerovassiliou Malagousia 2020 75cl
This wine is entirely produced from the Greek grape variety of Malagousia that was saved from extinction due to the efforts of Vangelis Gerovassiliou.
Further to skin contact to enhance the extraction of aromas, it is partially barrel-fermen...
La Crema Pinot Noir 2018 Sonoma Coast 75cl
Fruit for this wine was selected from cool estate and grower vineyard sites within the Sonoma Coast boundaries all within 30 miles of the Pacific Ocean. The resulting blend is a complex, layered wine, representing the spectrum of growing conditions fou...