Olifantsberg Chenin Blanc is a rich and full wine, with a good depth of fruit and a refreshing feel to balance the rich and creamy palate. It shows aromas of crisp green apples, white pear and delicate pineapple layered with subtle oak nuances.
A forthcoming, complex nose with an earthy bouquet of forest floor, spices, sweet scented violets and an earthy smokiness complemented by red berry fruit. Beautifully full and complex flavours of cinnamon, white pepper and cherries follow through. Lively red berry fruits are matched by firm tannins for a well balanced wine.
Olifantsberg Grenache Blanc is a unique style of this variety showing delicacy and finesse. Subtle aromas of lime blossom combine with green herbal notes, white peach and quince through to a beautifully balanced and richly textured palate with a delicious saline hint on the finish.
An enticing wine with layers of white peach, ripe apricot and delicate citrus notes, complemented by floral notes and savoury hints. The palate is rich and elegant with enough texture and length to support the opulent fruit.
A rich and ripe Merlot delivering aromas of sun ripened plum, mocha and dark chocolate enveloped in delicate hints of oak spice, tobacco and cinnamon. The palate of ripe black fruits and subtle oak is framed by firm tannins through to a lingering finish.
Groot Constantia Shiraz is an intense, spicy, smoky Shiraz, with a lovely meaty mouth feel and fine tannins. A great partner for rich game dishes, or try with that southern French classic confit de canard.
Groot Constantia Pinotage spent 12 months in 40% new French oak barrels. Aromas of red cherries and dark chocolate, with hints of coffee and toasty oak. Good fruit concentration on the palate; the sweet red fruit flavours are well balanced by ripe yet firm tannins.
Classically styled, pronounced cassis is followed by dried figs, dates, hints of clove and notes of forest floor on this complex bouquet. Underpinned by serious structure, the fleshy ripe fruit finds balance with an earthy, savoury character. A poised and elegant wine.
Lismore Barrel Fermented Sauvignon Blanc has an attractive, complex bouquet with lovely light white peach and fynbos scents. The palate is well-balanced with a spicy, almost petrolly opening. There is an attractive hazelnut seam and a complex, driven finish.
Mineral in profile, this wine is tightly wound in its youth, slowly maturing over time to release delicate floral nuances, trimmed with a finely poised line of acidity. Textured with delicate spice from subtle oak ageing, this is a superlative example of Chenin Blanc with a saline finish.
A vibrant and elegant Burgundian style Pinot Noir with striking purity of fruit and attractive aromas of sour cherry, sweet spice and a touch of cherry blossom. Bright acidity and enticing red berry fruit with forest floor notes and a soft, linear finish.
Groot Constantia Gouverneurs Reserve is the flagship wine of this historic estate. An oak aged blend of four classic Bordeaux varieties: Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc and Malbec. On the nose are aromas of dark chocolate, ripe plums, hints of cigar box and smoke. The rich, explosive flavours follow through to an extremely long finish.