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Eikendal Cabenet Sauvignon 2016

Eikendal Cabenet Sauvignon 2016

Where to buy South African Wine White Wine red wine in the USA. Eikendal Cabernet Sauvignon Chardonnay Charisma Classique, Cabernet Sauvignon-Merlot Merlot Méthode Cap Classique Pinotage, Helder Crest Chardonnay Specialized White Blend Red Blend, Shiraz-Petit Verdot Chardonnay-Sauvignon Blanc, Rose, Vrede en Lust Anni Sauvignon Blanc Cotes De Savoye Boet Erasmus, Jess Dry Rose, Mocholate Malbec, Red Lady Merlot, Early Mist Riesling



Eikendal Chardonnay 2017

Eikendal Chardonnay 2017

 

Cultivar:

Chardonnay 100%


Winemaker’s description:

The Chardonnay 2017 has notes of orange peel and perfume with a freshness, and tightness on the palate. A mineral core with strong acidity driving this wines. Small complexities with all its secrets still close to its chest. 

 

Eikendal Charisma 2017

Eikendal Charisma 2017

 

Cultivar:

85% Shiraz, 10% Petit Verdot, 5% Sangiovese 


Winemaker’s description:

The Charisma 2017 is a visionary creation at the hand of Cellar Master, Nico Grobler, inspired by his travel experiences across the globe. The Shiraz (Rhône Valley) lends a tight, fresh structure with aromatic and seasoned undertones. Petit Verdot (Bordeaux) contributes a rich berry character and the Sangiovese, in true Italian style, adds fruity flavours with flair on the palate. The result is a bold, charming, seductive and ultimately elegant wine. 

Eikendal Classique 2015

Eikendal Classique 2015
Red Blend Cabernet Sauvignon Merlot Cabernet Franc Petit Verdot

 

Cultivar:

46% Cabernet Sauvignon, 36% Merlot, 11% Cabernet Franc, 7% Petit Verdot 


Winemaker’s description:

The Eikendal Classique 2015 is subtly rich and powerful with full perfume flavors of blue and black fruits, earthiness and Cellar Master Nico Grobler’s signature freshness. It showcases a tightly woven, long and linear structure with fresh tannins. 

Cabernet Sauvignon - Merlot 2015

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Cultivar:

50% Cabernet Sauvignon, 50% Merlot 


Winemaker’s description:

The Eikendal Cabernet Sauvignon-Merlot 2015 has a deep red color with some tawny development. It is very expressive with ripe blackberry and blackcurrant characters dominating the nose. The characteristic cassis and earthiness of Cabernet Sauvignon is clearly evident. Spicy and sweet French oak complement and balance the fruit. Fleshy and concentrated fruit is supported by a backbone of fine-grained tannins. The ripeness of the fruit is reflected in sweet and long finish. 

Eikendal Méthode Cap Classique 2016

 Eikendal Méthode Cap Classique Brut 2016

 

Cultivar:

100% Chardonnay 


Winemaker’s description:

The exuberant Eikendal Méthode Cap Classique is made in very small quantities. On the nose it lures with citrus and lime notes, peaches and cream and a fresh minerality. The long, slow bottle fermentation produced a very fine, pleasing mousse on the palate.  

 

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Eikendal Merlot 2015

Eikendal Merlot
South African Wines

 

Cultivar:

100% Merlot 


Winemaker’s description:

The Eikendal Merlot 2015 has an attractive nose that reminds one of forest floor, violets, plums, black berries, cherries and peppery spices. On the palate the wine and full and rounded, with soft tannins and a rich taste of black berries and plums. The elegant finish is long and pleasant. 

 

Eikendal Pinotage 2017

Eikendal Pinotage

 

Cultivar:

100% Pinotage 

 

Winemaker’s description:

The Pinotage 2017 is a charming and light-bodied wine with great finesse. On the nose an abundance of ripe strawberries and fresh cherries transpire. The palate shows a richness in flavor with very subtle hints of Burgundian oak with velvety tannins and a delightful, smooth finish. 

Helder Crest Wines

Helder Crest Cabernet Sauvignon 2016

Helder Crest Cabernet Sauvignon

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Helder Crest Pinotage 2016

Helder Crest Pinotage

Cultivar:

100% Pinotage


Winemakers description:

 Smooth red wine, with an attractive nose. A deep, full, crimson colored wine with strong fruit aromas and light oak character. It’s offering accessible summer fruits, pleasant tannins with a persistent soft plumy finish.


Helder Crest Shiraz 2016

Helder Crest Shiraz

Cultivar:

100% Shiraz


Winemakers description:

Very deep opaque crimson in color. Complex aromas of roast meats, spices, bacon, tar, prunes, plums and blackberries, with hints of anise, mint, earth and exotic spices. It shows a rich, well structured body and an elegant long finish.

Helder Crest Specialized 2016

Helder Crest Shiraz Petit Verdot

Cultivar:

Shiraz 75 %, Petit Verdot 25 %


Winemakers description:

Rhône meets Spain meets Italy! New world, fruit driven, upfront style. Intense fruit on the nose which follows through on the palate. Silky tannins with a hint of sweetness ensure a smooth wine with delicious juicy fruit.

Exuding classic violets and spice nuances, the Shiraz lends a clean, fresh structure to the wine, whilst the Petit Verdot adds black fruit, spice and spunk to the blend, and the Sangiovese the final, refined touches with its clean fruit and smack of tomato paste.

A different blend that makes sense once it is in your glass.


Helder Crest Chardonnay 2016

Helder Crest Chardonnay

Cultivar:

 Chardonnay 100%


Winemaker’s description:

This wine is packed with freshness and hints of minerality, enriched with crisp, ripe pears, honeysuckle, orange peel, apples and honey. The palate is linear and features a tight minerality, with a creamy, fruity finish of great length.

The aim during picking and Vinification was to create a wine of freshness and elegance, without any overripe or overbearing flavors. The oak is well integrated and provides the perfect structure for the fruit components of the wine.


Helder Crest Specialized 2018

Helder Crest Specialized White Blend 2018
Sauvignon Blanc Chardonnay

 

Cultivar:

72% Sauvignon Blanc, 28% Chardonnay


Winemaker’s description:

The Helder Crest Sauvignon Blanc-Chardonnay 2018 is a crisp wine with beautiful length and freshness. The Chardonnay adds weight and structure with nuances of fresh apples and pears. The Sauvignon Blanc contributes fresh grassy, gooseberry and floral aromas. This vintage is quite opulent and on a whole this wine is expressive with notes of ripe gooseberry and figs with peach and apricot and has a really tight and long finish. 

 

Helder Crest Rose

Helder Crest Rosé 2018

Helder Crest Rosé 2018

 

Cultivar:

78% Merlot, 11% Mourvèdre, 11% Grenache 


Winemaker’s description:


 The Helder Crest Rosé 2018 with its charming light pink hue has delightful rose petal, fresh strawberries and raspberry tart flavors on the nose, that follows through to the palate. The wine has a full mouth-feel, with an understated acidity, and a long, pleasing finish.  

 

Vrede en Lust Wines

Vrede en Lust Anni Sauvignon Blanc 2018

Vrede en Lust Anni Sauvignon Blanc 2018

The 2018 Sauvignon Blanc showcases the expression of fruit from the Vrede en Lust Elgin farm, Casey's Ridge. The grapes were picked at optimum ripeness and the juice was fermented with different yeast strains in stainless steel tanks. The wine spent 4 months on the lees and the result is a vivid, rich Sauvignon Blanc with an excellent nose and palate.

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Vrede en Lust Cotes De Savoye 2015

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Blend Syrah Grenache Viognier 


 An elegant styled wine with aromas of violets, concentrated red fruit followed through with a soft, juicy palate and well rounded tannins. 

Vrede en Lust Boet Erasmus 2014

Vrede en Lust Boet Erasmus 2014 Red Blend

Red Blend - Cabernet Sauvignon Merlot Petit Verdot Malbec

 

Very primary on the nose- lifted red and black fruit, tobacco and vanilla plus a little earthiness. Medium bodied with pure fruit, bright acidity and fine tannins, the finish long and savory. Poised and understated this has a good future ahead of it. 

Vrede en Lust Jess Dry Rose 2017

Vrede en Lust Jess Dry Rose -

Rose Blend - Pinotage Shiraz


     

The pale pink Rose is abundant in strawberry and fresh cut   watermelon flavors. A fresh, dry and elegant wine. Best served chilled as an   aperitif or paired with especially garlic based dishes.

Vrede en Lust Mocholate Malbec 2016

Vrede en Lust Mocholate Malbec

Malbec 


Coffee and mocha with cherries, abundant red berries, mulberry, blackberry and an explosion of fruit on the palate make up this fun filled wine. Silky smooth, Medium bodied and produced in a youthful style.    

Vrede en Lust Red Lady - Merlot 2017

Vrede en Lust Red Lady Merlot USA

This Merlot is selected from the vineyard blocks planted on Vrede en Lust’s Elgin farm, Casey’s Ridge. The delicacy of the red fruit aroma of Merlot will entice your nose and palate.