Our Top Wines for Summer
Dust off the BBQ, find that picnic basket and enjoy a few glasses of wine in the garden. But do not confine yourself to light, fresh whites and crisp, dry rosés, there are a plethora of reds that taste great from the fridge and pair really well with all the summer classics
Secateurs Chenin Blanc, South Africa, 2019
A pure fruity driven style; a palate of apple skins and white peach flesh, lifted by a salty mineral note. Lively crisp acidity and grassy herbal notes. Easy and mouthfilling. Tangy and definitely Chenin. A great introduction to New Wave South African wine!
Beauvignac Picpoul de Pinet, Languedoc, France, 2019
Fragrant aromas of pear and white flowers leap enticingly from the glass leading to a palate that is crisp and lively with hints of grapefruit and exotic fruits. A thirst-quenchingly mineral wine that is the perfect choice with seafood, and great
with fish and chips!
Chateau Pesquie Terrasses Rosé, Ventoux, France, 2019
Delightful pale pink in colour with flavours of wild strawberry and peach fruits. Clean, crisp, fresh and medium-bodied, a terrific rose that’s going to shine indoors or out over the coming summer months.
Chateau Pesquie, France
Bonotto Delle Tezze Raboso Rosato Frizzante NV, Italy
Who doesn’t love a good bottle of bubbly! This brightly pink sparkler shows aromas of raspberry and strawberry, followed by sweet fruit flavoursthis brightly pink sparkler shows sweet aromas of raspberry and strawberry, followed by sweet fruit flavors. It’s perfect for picnics and parties. Like any good frizzante, the effervescence is soft, creamy and not too intense. This Prosecco Frizzante has a fine crisp elegant floral bouquet with hints of fresh cut bread and hints of lemon.
Boekenhoutskloof Wolftrap Red, South Africa, 2018
A classic Rhône style blend - ri
ch opulent flavours of dark fruit, violets, black pepper and liquorice. Round and smooth palate with a lingering soft finish. Hints of oak, soft tannins and voluptuous flavours makes for early, easy drinking. Great with steaks and barbequed meats.
The tasting room at Boekenhoutskloof, South Africa
Vina Casablanca Cefiro Pinot Noir, Chile, 2018
Our most popular Pinot Noir, accessible and affordable. It is ruby red in colour with blackberries cherries and chocolate aromas. Smooth textured, sweetly-fruited and easy going.
Marries to perfection with tuna tartare or recipes featuring duck.