The FMC 2019

 

Full, rich, remarkable finesse. Palate showing vanilla and honey flavours and an extremely long finish. This wine is a pinnacle of what is considered to be the finest expression of the grapes of this varietal – an icon Chenin - a challenge to all others.

 

Grape: 100% Chenin

Region: Western Cape

Abv: 13%

Size: 75cl

Price: £34.95 per bottle

The FMC Chenin Blanc

Man Family Wines Warrelwind 2020

 

Tropical fruit, guava and melon aromas, crisp and bold sweet citrus backed by refreshing acidity and minerality characteristic of the coastal vineyards.

 

Grape: 100% Sauvignon Blanc

Region: Western Cape

Abv: 13%

Size: 75cl

Price: £11.95 per bottle

Man Family Warrelwind Sauvignon Blanc

Man Family Wines Free-Run Steen 2020

 

Tropical fruit, guava and melon aromas, crisp and bold sweet citrus backed by refreshing acidity and minerality characteristic of the coastal vineyards.

 

Grape: 100% Chenin Blanc

Region: Western Cape

Abv: 13%

Size: 75cl

Price: £11.95 per bottle

Man Family Free-Run Sheen Chenin Blanc

Lismore 2016/2017

 

Complex, expressive bouquet with touches of smoke and walnut infusing the citrus fruit, a hint of toffee just underneath. The palate is lively and ripe on the entry with apricot, mandarin, orange zest and white peach. It is long in the mouth with a fine, walnut-inspired finish.

 

Grape: 100% Chardonnay

Region: Western Cape

Abv: 13.5%

Size: 75cl

Price: £22.05 per bottle

Lismore Chardonnay

Lismore Reserve 2016/2017

 

A stunning example of a restrained, cool climate Chardonnay. Intense citrus aromas and classic soft fruits are layered with honey and vanilla notes. The palate is beautifully balanced with a refreshing, crisp acidity and a distinct minerality. Concentrated and refined, with a lingering citrus finish.

 

Grape: 100% Chardonnay

Region: Western Cape

Abv: 13.5%

Size: 75cl

Price: £36.75 per bottle

Lismore Reserve Chardonnay

Vondeling 2019

 

100% Sauvignon Blanc from 27 year old dry land vineyards – unwooded. Granadilla, gooseberries, green melon on the nose complemented by a creamy mouth feel and a dry, flinty finish.

 

Grape: 100% Sauvignon Blanc

Region: Coastal Region

Abv: 12.7%

Size: 75cl

Price: £12.25 per bottle

Vondeling Sauvignon Blanc

Whale Point 2018

 

This Sauvignon Blanc from the Western Cape is pale lemon in colour with a very fresh nose of gooseberry, cut grass and lemon. The palate has vibrant aromatics of zesty lemon, white flowers and nettle. The lively acidity gives this wine a very crisp and fresh feel and combines with the fruity, citrussy flavours to provide a long and clean finish.

 

Grape: 100% Sauvignon Blanc

Region: Western Cape

Abv: 12.5%

Size: 75cl

Price: £8.95 per bottle

Whale Point Sauvignon Blanc

Boatman's Drift 2018

 

Boatmans Drift takes its name from the 18th century legend of the Flying Dutchman. A ship which was lost off the Cape of Good Hope in a storm. Made from 100% Chenin Blanc, this wine is a pale lemon in colour with a bouquet of apple and white flowers. The palate is crisp with notes of white peach, mango and guava and a fresh and zesty acidity.

 

Grape: 100% Chenin Blanc

Region: Western Cape

Abv: 12%

Size: 75cl

Price: £8.95 per bottle

Boatman's Chenin Blanc

De Wetshof Estate Bon Vallon 2018

 

Danie de Wet pioneered this noble cultivar in South Africa and this Chardonnay is a fresh and expressive, unwooded version. The nose is delicate with aromas of lemon, honeysuckle blossom and peach. The wine was matured on its lees to produce a vibrant, lemony dry wine with a yeasty and delicate nutty finish. With typical attention to detail, Danie`s wife Lesca has designed classic packaging for this distinctive wine.

Awarded the Top 10 in 'Chardonnay du Monde' 2019 Awards - the world's leading competition for wines made from the noble grape of Burgundy.

 

Grape: 100% Chardonnay

Region: Robertson

Abv: 13.5%

Size: 75cl

Price: £13.35 per bottle

De Wetshof Bon Vallon Chardonnay

Fram 2019

 

White stone fruit and a fresh yellow citrus defines the first impression of this Chardonnay. The palate displays oats and hints of other dry cereals, backed by a seamless but lively crispness.

 

Grape: 100% Chardonnay

Region: Western Cape

Abv: 13%

Size: 75cl

Price: £15.95 per bottle

Fram Chardonnay

Boschkloof 2019

 

Rich and complex with citrus, lime and hints of apricot flavours. Elegant aroma shows citrus characters, integrated with subtle hints of oak that adds to the complexity. Good fruit and balance with long lingering finish.

 

Grape: 100% Chardonnay

Region: Stellenbosch  

Abv: 13.5%

Size: 75cl

Price: £15.95 per bottle

Boschkloof Chardonnay

Vondeling Barrel Selection 2019

 

Wild yeast fermentation in 500l French oak barrels. Pear and peach blossom with subtle lime and caramelised oats on the nose with Crisp apple and chalky citrus infused with Créme Brulé, sugar and roasted almonds on the palate.

 

Grape: 100% Chardonnay

Region: Coastal Region  

Abv: 12.7%

Size: 75cl

Price: £15.75 per bottle

Vondeling Barrel Selection Chardonnay

Strandveld Vineyard 'First Sighting' 2018

 

From the southernmost tip of Africa comes this aromatic Sauvignon Blanc. Pale lemon in colour with an abundance of asparagus and gooseberry on the nose. The palate is crisp with a zesty acidity and notes of grapefruit, guava and a fresh minerality.

 

Grape: 100% Sauvignon Blanc

Region: Coastal Region  

Abv: 13%

Size: 75cl

Price: £12.75 per bottle

Strandveld Vineyard 'First Sighting' Sau

Vondeling Babiana 2018

 

Medium bodied, elegant, plenty of fruit and very smooth. Best with food and not over chilled.

 

Grape: 64% Chenin Blanc 19% Viognier 8.5% Roussanne 8.5% Grenache Blanc

Region:   

Abv: 13.7%

Size: 75cl

Price: £17.75 per bottle

Vondeling Babiana

Lismore Reserve Viognier 2017/2018

 

The Lismore Estate Reserve Viognier has always stood out as something special. The expression is dried apricot and fresh ginger with hints of honeysuckle through to a concentrated palate with fresh, clean acidity which supports the extravagance of the palate.

 

Grape: 100% Viognier

Region:   

Abv: 13%

Size: 75cl

Price: £39.95 per bottle

Lismore Reserve Viognier

Delaire Graff Reserve 2018

 

A light golden wheat colour. Layered expressions of citrus and tropical fruit with subtle layers of honey and almonds in the background. Balanced and superbly structured, the flavours are complimented by a delicate minerality.

 

Grape: 100% Chenin Blanc

Region: Swartland  

Abv: 14%

Size: 75cl

Price: £21.65 per bottle

Delaire Graff Chenin Blanc Reserve

Vondeling Petit Blanc 2020

Light bodied, fresh, crisp and fruity.

 

Grape: 85% Chenin Blanc 10% Viognier 5% Chardonnay

Region:   

Abv: 12.5%

Size: 75cl

Price: £12.25 per bottle

Vondeling Petit Blanc

Avondale Anima 2016

Anima has a nose that develops intriguingly in the glass. Winter melon, pineapple, lime and a hint of honey confirm the elegance and fullness of this softly wooded, supple Chenin Blanc. The palate is dense with fresh fruit flavours of gooseberry, quince and peach, all harmonising superbly with the soulful minerality that gives this wine its name.

 

Grape: 100% Chenin Blanc 

Region: Paarl  

Abv: 14%

Size: 75cl

Price: £20.25 per bottle

Avondale Anima Chenin Blanc

Avondale Cyclus 2016

With a rounded, rich nose of violets and peach, and just a hint of frangipan, Cyclus holds all the promise of a quality white blend. This is beautifully carried through to the palate where the intense flavours of pear, pineapple, apricot and fig are rounded off with smooth, subtle oak for a creamy, long-structured finish.

 

Grape: 24% Viognier 24% Roussanne 24% Chenin Blanc 14% Chardonnay 14% Sémillon 

Region: Paarl  

Abv: 13.5%

Size: 75cl

Price: £25.75 per bottle

Avondale Cyclus

Delaire Graff Banghoek Reserve 2019

Chardonnay is elegant with layered nuances of vanilla, peaches and honeycomb. A hint of minerality adds to a long, lingering finish.

 

Grape: 100% Chardonnay 

Region: Stellenbosch 

Abv: 13.5%

Size: 75cl

Price: £24.95 per bottle

Delaire Graff Banghoek Reserve Chardonna

Anthonij Rupert Wyne Protea 2020

Fresh enticing aromas of apple, white pear and summer fruits are supported by gentle floral notes that invite you in for more. The palate is clean and refreshing, with succulent flavours of white peach and kiwi fruit vying for dominance. Crispy apple, pear and nectarine flavours are also present and beautifully balanced with a firm, fresh acidity which lingers seamlessly in a long finish.

 

Grape: 100% Chenin Blanc

Region: Paarl 

Abv: 13.5%

Size: 75cl

Price: £16.35 per bottle

Anthonij Rupert Wyne Protea Chenin Blanc