Roussanne, Semillon The Double Door Range introduces wines that are madefrom a mix of estate grapes and grapes brought in from neighbouring farms.This gives us the chance to be creative and produce winesthat have their own distinctive style. This Quirky blend is a perfect food wine with structure.Separate fermentation in tank and...
A refined and racy offering with vibrant aromas of green apple and tropical fruit. Its good minerality leads to a wonderfully fresh finish.
Fuller richer style perfectly framed by the measured use of oak. White peach, citrus and pineapple on the nose, a rich and ripe mouthfeel coupled with vibrant acidity and a great minerality tying it all together on the finish. This wine has the intensity and structure to develop gracefully over...
This is one of the best interpretations of the grape in the Cape: subtle, balanced, elegant and refreshing with a hint of stone fruit and flavours of lemon butter and gunflint. The new oak is very well integrated here.” Tim Atkin – Master of Wine Total Production: A limited production...
This has a wonderfully fresh bouquet with ample fruit on the palate which has a creamy mouth fill, fresh racy acidity on the finish.
Crisp, refreshing and accessible. This wine is light but not lightweight. It has a flinty perfume leading to a fruit salad of flavours, from green apple and lime to tropical guava and pineapple. Dry and zesty with a clean, persistent, mineral finish.
Chardonnay/Viognier Pale straw. Citrus and stone fruit aromas with hints of sweet spice opening up into floral and tropical notes. This medium-bodied wine displays lovely flavours of citrus fruit and sweet spice on the palate with a crisp and fresh acidity. Excellent on its own or served with pasta, seafood,...
This wine is made from barrel-fermented Sauvignon blanc. Clear, light green. Layers of gooseberry, green fig, lemon zest and minerality very well integrated with wood. Fresh, crisp and zesty with a creamy texture. FOOD SUGGESTIONS Enjoy with fresh seafood as well as chicken and pasta dishes, vegetables and fresh summer salads.
Fresh, floral aroma with kiwi and melon. Mouth filling flavours of stone fruit and pear. Ideal for drinking now but will retain its vibrancy for 5 years.
Generous stone fruit aromas such as peach with oatmeal and flint. This follows onto the palate with ruby grapefruit as the dominant character. Lovely dense palate with great balance between the oak and citrus fruits, supported by sweet, zesty acidity. This will please those who enjoy wooded but fresher-style Chardonnays.
Oak Valley 'Fountain of Youth' Sauvignon Blanc expresses fruit characters of gooseberry, white peach and ruby grapefruit made in a mineral and elegant style, characteristic of the Elgin cool climate. Weight on the palate is aided by the 12% Sémillon component which adds extra complexity. 'Fountain of Youth' refers to...
Oak Valley Riesling expresses pleasing fruit aromas of white peach, litchi and pear. Fruit-forwardness follows on the palate with an abundance of fresh lemon, limes and green apple complimented by good textural viscosity and weight. The linear acidity cleanses the palate, keeping the natural sugars (15 g/l) in perfect balance...
Bright golden colour. Fragrances of citrus blossoms, litchi€s and honey. Honey and citrus are predominant on the palate. It is full sweet, but finishes with a beautiful elegance.
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. Flavour-packed, soft and juicy comfort wines for every day drinking. Jenny Metelerkamp produced a fine Painted Wolf ink drawing for the label....
An elegant wine with waxy stone fruit and soft spicy vanilla aromas. The wine has a lovely texture with a long finish and fresh acid keeping it vivacious and vibrant.
The colour is pale, with a beautiful green apple tint. The nose shows fresh green apple, apple blossom, beeswax and fynbos honey notes. The palate is crisp and clean – lemon sorbet-like. There is a great interplay between the naturally retained residual sugar and the acidity. Generally regarded as restrained,...
This wine shows aromas of white blossoms, melon and peaches together with a fresh and vibrant palate. It has a beautiful lingering mouth-feel and slight texture that makes this wine a standalone, but also an excellent accompaniment to various dishes; from Sushi, to salads and even spicy soups. Harvested at low sugar, it has...
This Chenin Blanc is both crisp and fruity with green guava, pear, apple and hints of litchi on the nose. A well-balanced palate and a strong finish.
Pale straw in colour with a greenish hue. Intense aromas of gooseberries, passion fruit, green and yellow peppers and hints of tropical fruit on the nose. Medium bodied good balance between fruit and acidity on the palate.
Anyone who has ever had an audience with Rick will already be convinced that Chenin Blanc is, in fact, the world’s greatest grape variety. For the past 20-odd years, it’s been Rick’s Mission from God to preach this gospel to South Africa’s winemakers, to ensure they recognise the value of...
Bright straw colour white. Fresh crisp fruit, floral tones, rose petals and hints of spice. Fresh, fruity and crisp upfront palate with a soft and rounded mid palate that lingers. A long after tasting. 59% Chenin Blanc, 16% Sauvignon Blanc, 12% Harslevelu, 8% Chardonnay, 5% Viognier
Exclusive to Cape Wine & Food - total production 2950 bottles. 75% Elgin Viognier, 12.5% Elgin chardonnay, 12.5% Bot River Chenin blanc Light straw in colour, with a luminous golden hue. Clear and brilliant. Explosive, forward array of jasmine perfumed spice, decadent cinnamon-dusted apricot and peach slices, ending in an...
Exclusive to Cape Wine & Food Only 4820 bottles made! Explosion of seductive aromas of clementine and cinnamon spice on the entry, continuing deliciously to apple crumble and white pear confit, finishing with a sneaky touch of ground almond. Smooth and silky, with caramel-coated citrus evolving on the palate, prolonging the...
Exclusive to Cape Wine & Food Only 2772 bottles made! Captivating aromas of freshly cut ripe yellow Kakamas peach fruit, with layers of dry fruit, vanilla pod and caramel foam. Fruit from this 37-year old vineyard underlies the complexity and richness in flavour profile. Mouth filling and layered texture with...