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The Man Behind The Legend

The Man Behind The Legend

“He Stole My Horse” – the red blend that holds enormous character and a legendary tale. Based on the German soldier Claus Voigts, the Noble Nomad ...
Why Syrah and Grenache Make Exceptional Blends

Why Syrah and Grenache Make Exceptional Blends

While Syrah and Grenache have very different characteristics, they are responsible for some of the world’s most extraordinary blends. It is no wond...
Celebrate National drink wine day

Celebrate National drink wine day

Celebrate National Drink Wine Day and unwind with a glass or two of our favourite Shiraz Cabernet blend.  Little is known about the legendary Noble...
December Tasting Room News

December Tasting Room News

It's been a challenging year for most of us and still, we have so much to be grateful for. We have continuously been adding a variety of prestigiou...
Awarded 4.5 STARS in PLATTER'S 2021

Awarded 4.5 STARS in PLATTER'S 2021

We have done it again!  For years the Platter’s wine guide has been regarded as a top authority on South African wines. The in-depth reviews are ge...
New Release:  Reserve Blue Mountain Bordeaux Blend 2016

New Release: Reserve Blue Mountain Bordeaux Blend 2016

An old time favourite.  The Reserve Blue Mountain 2016 has a deep dark hue. Whafts of ripe blackcurrant infused with roasted coffee beans and tobacco leaves line the nose. The palate is rich and densely fruited showing black plum and hints of dark chocolate. The wine has great structure and balance and concludes in a long tapered finish.

Virtual Wine Tasting: Barony Sophie 2013

Virtual Wine Tasting: Barony Sophie 2013

DID YOU KNOW? Both Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon came into being sometime during the 1600-1700’s.

Cultivar Spotlight - Roussanne

Roussanne is one of the grape varieties that’s included in our Rosendal Hvit 2014 blend. Originally grown in the Rhône wine region in France it is...