Chocoholic 2013/2015/2017

 

Dense, bright and deep with notes of scorched earth, damson jam and sweet raspberry liqueur. Vanilla richness and notes of crème brûlée, full palate of concentrated, mouth coating richness. Bitter-sweet cocoa notes and a bold, Amarone-like weight.

 

Grape: 100% Pinotage

Region: Darling

Abv: 13.5%

Size: 75cl

Price: £13.35 per bottle

Chocoholic Pinotage

Vondeling Baldrick 2018

 

11 months in 2nd & 3rd -fill French oak barrels. Raspberry and blackcurrant fruit with peppery spiciness on the nose; a generous mouth feel and lingering finish. 

 

Grape: 93% Shiraz 6% Mourvedre 1% Viognier

Region: 

Abv: 13.5%

Size: 75cl

Price: £12.25 per bottle

Vondeling Baldrick Shiraz

Vondeling Signal Cannon 2017

 

Wood matured for a minimum of 7 months. Cheerful berry fruit and a touch of peppery spiciness on the nose with mouth filling plummy fruit on the palate.

 

Grape: 100% Merlot 

Region: Western Cape

Abv: 14%

Size: 75cl

Price: £11.35 per bottle

Vondeling Signal Cannon Merlot

Vondeling 2016

 

18 months aging in 300-litre French oak barrels. A fragrant wine with abundant black current, liquorice and sweet cassis. Soft smoky oak softens the black pepper vibrancy and lends an exotic lift to the nose.

 

Grape: 100% Cabernet Sauvignon 

Region: 

Abv: 13.5%

Size: 75cl

Price: £14.95 per bottle

Vondeling Cabernet Sauvignon

Thelema 2014

 

Opaque, almost black in colour with an aromatic and complex nose of blackberries, currants, liquorice and spices. Full bodied and structured, well balanced with ripe fruit and a lash of vanilla on the firm finish.

 

Grape: 100% Shiraz 

Region: Western Cape

Abv: 14%

Size: 75cl

Price: £18.35 per bottle

Thelema Shiraz

Man Family Ou Kalant 2018

 

Bold, juicy Cabernet Sauvignon from South Africa, balancing red-berry aromas with a trace of spice and a mouthful of cassis and redcurrants with a smoothness like a ribbon of silk.

 

Grape: 90% Cabernet Sauvignon 7% Shiraz 3% Merlot

Region: Western Cape

Abv: 14%

Size: 75cl

Price: £18.35 per bottle

Man Family Ou Kalant Cabernet Sauvignon

De Wetshof Estate 'Nature in Concert' 2018

 

Danie de Wet decided to try his hand at making a quality red wine from this tempremental varietal. He has more than achieved what he set out to do as this wine received a Gold Medal at the Veritas Awards. Fermented on its skins for eight days and then aged in barrel for a further year, this delicious smooth and fruity Pinot, has soft velvet cherry and reducrrants aromas on the nose plus elegant tannins add an extra dimension.

 

Grape: 100% Pinot Noir

Region: Robertson

Abv: 13.5%

Size: 75cl

Price: £28.45 per bottle

De Wetshof Estate 'Nature in Concert' Pi

Whale Point 2018  

 

This Pinot Noir from South East Australia is a pale ruby red in colour with a soft nose of redcurrants and red cherries. The palate is very smooth with a core of red fruit flavours and sweet spices supported by supple tannins giving structure to wine. The finish is long and smooth with the red cherry and raspberry notes lingering on the palate.

 

Grape: 100% Pinot Noir

Region: South Eastern

Abv: 13.5%

Size: 75cl

Price: 11.35 per bottle

Whale Point Pinot Noir

Babylons Peak Vineyard 'The Wedge' 2018

 

A blend of Shiraz, Mourvedre and Viognier, all hand harvested in matured in 225L French oak barrels. The resulting wine is a deep red colour with notes of ripe blackberries, cassis and mocha and spicy pepper. A well balanced wine with smooth tannins and excellent concentration.

 

Grape: 50% Shiraz 40% Mouvedre 10% Viognier

Region: Swartland

Abv: 14.5%

Size: 75cl

Price: £12.35 per bottle

Babylons Peak Vineyard Shiraz Mouvedre V

Tulbagh Winery NV    

 

An intense purple, almost black colour, with rich blackberry fruit, spice and smoky aromas. Blackberries and blackcurrants remain on the palate followed by black cherries, ripe plum and hints of coffee and chocolate from subtle oak ageing. It is medium weight with silky tannins and a supple ripe finish that makes for seductive drinking.

 

Grape: 70% Shiraz 30% Pinotage 

Region: Tulbagh

Abv: 13%

Size: 75cl

Price: £12.75 per bottle

Tulbagh Winery Shiraz Pinotage

Vondeling Bowood    

 

Medium bodied, quite soft, smooth, easy drinking, 

 

Grape: 100% Pinotage 

Region: 

Abv: 14%

Size: 75cl

Price: £39.85 per bottle

Vondeling Bowood Pinotage

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