Cape Mentelle

Cape Mentelle

Margaret River Shiraz 2017

Acidity, deep color, deep fruits. Had with spicy Indian shrimp Marsala. Really good! — 10 days ago


DMZ Cabernet Rosé 2020

Nice rose from SA, purchased at hop and grape. Crisp acidity with well balanced sweetness, this is a delightful summer sipper — 7 days ago


Bot River Chenin Blanc Verdelho 2018

Form me the verdelho takes away from the SA chenin charm. — 7 days ago

Mike liked this


Lady Alice Stellenbosch Rosé 2016

NV | peach, good concentration, rondeur, long aftertaste — 4 days ago

Severn, Paul and 4 others liked this

Botanica Wine

Mary Delany Collection Semillon

Bruised pear. -hazelnut. Lemon rind, sesame. Drink this near room temperature. — 18 hours ago

Mike, Romain and 1 other liked this

Graham Beck

Western Cape Brut Rosé Champagne Blend 2015

Vintage 2015 | impression of strawberry — 4 days ago

Severn, Paul and 7 others liked this


Red Malgas Syrah Blend 2016

Farmed in Malgas, 15km from the sea grown on dramatic sites of broken shale and rolled stone.
Absolutely great smooth and curvy wine smooth recommended.
— a day ago

A.A. Badenhorst Family Wines

Swartland Red Rhone Blend 2017

Jeremy Shanker

Such a cool wine, and a one of a kind blend. — a day ago

Andrew, Daniel P. and 9 others liked this

Hamilton Russell Vineyards

Hemel-en-Aarde Valley Pinot Noir 2019

Cheers to the wines of South Africa 🇿🇦

This Hamilton Russell Pinot Noir is unique in that the grapes used to produce it primarily came, not from Hamilton Russell vineyards, but rather from neighboring vignerons.

Hamilton Russell made this unprecedented decision in the aftermath of devastating wild fires that imparted smoke taint to its estate-grown grapes. Unwilling to compromise on quality, I applaud Hamilton Russell for its tenacity and willingness to forge ahead to create this delicious Pinot Noir for its customers. 👏👏👏

This wine is comprised of fruit hailing from three different Hemel-en-Aarde (aptly meaning “heaven and earth”) Wards within the Walker Bay District, in the Cape South Coast Region of South Africa’s Western Cape.

This wine is a reflection of community, camaraderie, and commitment to excellence.❤️

👁 It is medium ruby with pale fuchsia rim variation.

👃 On the nose this wine has a medium(+) intensity of youthful aromas. The aromas include candied cherry, strawberry rhubarb preserves, violet, dried orange peel, white pepper, star anise, clove, and nutmeg.

👄 On the palate this wine is dry. It has medium(+) acidity, a medium body, medium alcohol, medium tannins, and medium intensity of flavors consistent with the nose. This wine has a medium finish.

Hamilton Russell, Pinot Noir, Walker Bay, ABV 13.5%. Vintage 2019.
— 20 days ago

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@Severn Goodwin Noted! Will reach out ☺️
Sharon B

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@Vanessa i love South African wines! My brother is traveling there at the end of the year (though he’s in Nairobi right now) I hope to get some nice ones brought back for me!


@Sharon B That is so cool! You’ll have to post about them. I would love to visit wine country in South Africa 🇿🇦 someday!