Freshness and finesse with some floral notes even present, but with that same distinctive depth and complexity of fruit we’ve learned to appreciate and love of the Carl Everson Chenin. These precious 35 year old vines, old French barrels, spontaneous fermentation and minimalistic cellar intervention. STUNNING WINE!
Serve with:Pork Belly, Duck Breast, Bobotie or Pear Tartlets
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...
Shiraz/Mouvedre/Grenache A well-balanced and complex blend. Named after winemaker's father, Toeloe Basson. A strong, full bodied character leading the way. Aged for 14 months in French oak.
White Blend Sauvignon Blanc/Chardonnay (unwooded) made by the Hamilton Russell family. Bottle age adds complexity and harmony. Chardonnay is fermented in clay amphoras. Food friendly, textured, mineral vitality and savoury length.