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New Release Reserve Hilltop Cabernet Sauvignon 2017

New Release: Reserve Hilltop Cabernet Sauvignon 2017

This Cabernet Sauvignon shows a deep and dark ruby colour.  Fragrant ripe blackcurrant and mulberry notes meet pencil shavings and tea leaf aromas...
New limited release gin by Hope Distillery!

New limited release gin by Hope Distillery!

A Hope Distillery limited edition, this gin is distilled with juniper, pink peppercorns and cardamom together with lemon and grapefruit peel. The pink peppercorn is the dominant botanical, giving this gin a heady sweet peppery aroma and flavour, perfect to spice up these autumn days and put a spring in your step! 
Reserve Hilltop Shiraz 2017

New Release: Reserve Hilltop Shiraz 2017

Our new Shiraz has a dark reddish-purple hue and displays characters typical to the wines found in the Rhone Valley in France. The nose is fragrant with crush pink peppercorns, clove spice and red berry aromas. Subtle hints of cedar and violets add to the complexity and the palate is savoury, but not meaty, with an unexpected sweet and tangy twist towards the end.
New Release: Barony Skaði Grenache Noir 2017

New Release: Barony Skaði Grenache Noir 2017

Barony Skaði Grenache Noir 2017 A vibrant ruby red hue makes for an inviting first impression. Fragrant whiffs of red cherries, cloves and strawberries meets plush red berries on the palate. Smooth layers of deliciousness guide the finish into a perfectly tapered tail. Serve slightly chilled during summer time. 
Noble Nomad red blend 2017

New Wine Releases in 2019!

Every month, we'll be releasing a either a new vintage or a new wine, with our Rosendal Sauvignon Blanc 2018 as well as Noble Nomad Sauvignon Blanc 2018 launched in JANUARY.
New Release Rosendal Sauvignon Blanc 2018

New Release: Rosendal Sauvignon Blanc 2018

This Sauvignon blanc has a bright and lively appearance. Intense aromatics of granadilla and grapefruit makes for a powerful entry. The wine’s palate is generous and zesty with great minerality, texture and length. A great food wine that will mature well during the next 5 years.
OUR LATEST RELEASE: Reserve Classic Cuvee 2016

OUR LATEST RELEASE: Reserve Classic Cuvee 2016

So excited about this one! Upfront cassis and plums are supported by subtle oak nuances and a smooth but rounded mouth-feel.

The wine is extremely juicy with lashings of dusty chocolate and whiffs of moist Christmas cake on the nose. The palate is steeped in a melange of blackberries, orange rind and hints of dried mint combining a lovely warm earthiness with an abundance of fruit flavours. The tannins are smooth with a dry and delightfully spicy aftertaste.

New Release: Reserve Jubileum 2015

New Release: Reserve Jubileum 2015

This wine’s black core with purple rim is the first sign of its intensity. Fragrant pink pepper spice, wild blackberries and classic graphite are some of the flavours you will find in the perfumed bouquet. The palate is generous and lush with sweet bold fruit and brandied cherry nuances that lead to a full bodied palate and a grippy but ripe tannin structure. 
New release: Rosendal Pinotage Rosé 2018

New release: Rosendal Pinotage Rosé 2018

New release: Rosendal Pinotage Rosé 2018

New vintage Rosendal Pinotage Rosé 2018 available now! Stock up for warmer weather with this crisp and refreshing summer wine.

This rosé has a beautiful colour of shimmering pink coral. The nose reveals fresh strawberries, candy floss and sweet smelling raspberries. Layers of plump red fruits and white peach on the palate is balanced by a zesty acidity. The flavours conclude in a crisp, refreshingly dry fin

New Release - Rosendal Merlot 2017

New Release - Rosendal Merlot 2017

We're excited to announce the release of our renowned Rosendal Merlot 2017, available now via our call center; and online from next week.

A bouquet of fragrant black cherry, dried herbs and cinnamon spice attracts the nose and prepares the palate for a fruit laden entry of plush plums and brooding mulberry deliciousness. The wine is medium-bodied with juicy tannins and a soft dry finish. 

New release wines - Coming soon!

New release wines - Coming soon!

We look forward to bring you the latest vintages in our Rosendal range wines! The Merlot 2017 and Pinotage Rosé 2018 will be released next month. R...
Latest Release: Barony Sophie 2016

Latest Release: Barony Sophie 2016

The Barony Sophie 2016 is a rich, complex blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc and Merlot. It's a perfect winter wine and will be available via our call centre and our online store within the next two weeks.