Winelist

SAUVIGNON BLANC

FRANSCHHOEK CELLAR
Expressive tropical aromas tinged with capsicum open up to attractive Cape gooseberry, grapefruit & pineapple fruit flavours balanced by a lively but gentle coated acidity.
125 (42)
IONA SOPHIE TE BLANCHE
Floral notes with a complex medley of tropical fruits, mingled with subtle lime & gooseberry undertones. The palate is balanced & rich, showing cut green apples with great minerality & texture.
182 (61)
SPRINGFIELD LIFE FROM STONE
The minerality is balanced with fruitiness & notes of red pepper & granadilla can be found on the nose & palate.
230 (77)
NEWTON JOHNSON
Heady array of ripe fruits and fine florals. Yellow grapefruit, braced with riper citrus, are buoyed with wafty lime blossoms and an edge of bitter lemon peel. Generous texture, succulent up front, narrowing to a prolonged, grainy finish of crushed stones & grape tannin.
189
BLACK OYSTERCATCHER
A well balanced, cool climate Sauvignon Blanc with a forthcoming nose of gooseberry & capsicum, complemented by a full palate of minerality and ripe lingering after tones.
228

CHARDONNAY

FRANSCHHOEK CELLAR (UnOaked)
Pure fruit intensity, with attractive pineapple & citrus notes balanced by a lively acidity & fresh green apple on the finish. Its creaminess & richness, even without the oak, are typical of Franschhoek.
125 (42)
DE MORGENZON (Oaked)
Golden with green hues. Hot toasted brioche with zesty marmalade. Backbone of lime and lemongrass with floral notes of honeysuckle and frangipani on the palate. Warm, rich vanilla & a creamy almond finish.
230
DE WETSHOF LIMESTONE HILL (UnOaked)
An un-wooded wine, Limestone Hill has notes of grapefruit and nuts, with the complexity balanced by a nuanced elegance ending with a delicate ripeness.
185

CHENIN BLANC

FRANSCHHOEK CELLAR
This fresh, aromatic wine has a fine acidity. Pineapple, peach, Chenin Blanc nectarine & honeysuckle aromas are underlined by citrus & stone fruit. A rich mouthful & texture make for an intriguing wine.
125 (42)
BEAUMONT
It is a delicious example of a cooler climate Chenin Blanc fermented in concrete and stainless steel tanks. Dry, fresh & delicious!
189
KEN FORRESTER OLD VINE RESERVE
Golden hued and full bodied, with melon & spicy baked apple aromas. Layered, with mineral notes enhanced by honeycomb & caramel flavours from lees contact.
230

WHITE BLENDS

HAUTE CABRIERE CHARDONNAY PINOT NOIR
You will find an abundance of zesty fruit – most notably white peach, lychee & red fruit – with a delectable full mouth feel & balance.
245
BUITENVERWACHTING BUITEN BLANC
This full bodied Sauvignon Blanc based blend offers a variation of fruit characters including ripe gooseberry, green peppers, green melon & hints of tropical fruit.
145 (49)

OTHER WHITE VARIETALS

BABYLONSTOREN VIOGNIER
This dry, slightly wooded, medium-bodied white wine is creamy with a floral nose & lime zest finish that provides the perfect balance to the depth of wood.
220

ROSÉ & BLANC DE NOIR

PINNO PINOTAGE ROSÉ
Ripe Pinotage flavours with tangy berry fruit, plums & mocha on the nose. This Rosé is all authenticity & fun, bursting with strawberry & candy floss flavours, it is delicious served with cupcakes & other decadent treats.
125 (42)
DELAIRE GRAFF ROSÉ
Made from 100% free run juice, this unique Rose; displays flavours of ripe strawberries, cassis & candyfloss with dark red berries and cream on the mid palate and a juicy, crisp & dry finish.
185
BOSCHENDAL BLANC DE NOIR
Youthful with bright strawberry and red berry notes on the palate. Good integrated fruit & acidity gives richness with a beautifully balanced fruit core. Dry, but a hint of fruit sweetness adds balance & rounds the wine off.
110

MERLOT

FRANSCHHOEK CELLAR
Soft and juicy with mouth-filling summer berry flavours that finish smoothly with sour cherry succulence.
140 (47)
PORCUPINE RIDGE
The wine is medium bodied, smooth and balanced with cocoa powdery tannins. Dark chocolate & hints of garrigue lingers on a classic finish.
140 (47)
CREATION
On the palate, rewarding dark chocolate & mocha combine with generous ripe berry flavours, supported by the firm structure derived from judicious oak maturation.
365
BOSMAN GENERATION 8
This every day drinking Merlot shows bright red succulent fruit – think cherries & plum -, soft tannins & beautiful length.
145
SPIER SIGNATURE
Ripe regal red. Ripe red & black berries, plums & an undertow of eucalyptus and mint. This Merlot has sappy fruit, mint & soft tannins.
152

CABERNET SAUVIGNON

FRANSCHHOEK CELLAR
Dark berry flavours integrated with tobacco & spice from savoury oak, a rich mouthfeel & a smooth & juicy-lingering finish
140 (47)
WARWICK FIRST LADY
Wafts of liquorice, cigar box & black berry with a fresh bouncy whack of fresh red fruit, this wine continues to please & entertain.
185 (62)
SPRINGFIELD WHOLE BERRY
This is a velvety wine with softer tannins & classical varietal characteristics. This traditional wine is unfiltered & unrefined, which may deposit sediment & might require decanting.
313
GROOT CONSTANTIA
Aromas of summer fruits, black currant, cassis, fennel & hints of cigar box underneath. The palate has a good flavour concentration backed by classical Cabernet tannins to ensure a long lingering aftertaste
465

SHIRAZ

FRANSCHHOEK CELLAR
An elegant fruit forward wine with chalky tannins. Full bodied & generous with exuberant mulberry, plum, pepper & spice, balanced by soft, ripe tannins for a finish with length & finesse.
140 (47)
RAKA BIOGRAPHY
On the palate there is plump & dark fruit enveloped in pepper & earthy tones with a long elegant finish with balanced tannins & hints of red plum.
259 (87)
SARONSBERG PROVENANCE
The mouth-feel has depth & clarity of fruit with integrated oak flavours. Finely crafted tannins & a beautiful layered fruit infused finish.
292
KEVIN ARNOLD
Vibrant red fruit, earthy & cold stone lead the aromatics of thi Stellenbosch Shiraz, accompanied by soft plum fruit & leather spice undertones.
490
GLEN CARLOU
There is a strong impression of primary fruit on the palate due to minimal oak treatment, producing a wine that is supple, fresh & youthful.
313