Pinotage Asociation Top 10 ABSA Winners 1 2006 Bon Courage 2006 Moreson 2006 Fantail Pinotage 2005 Pulpit Rock 2005 Fleur du Cap 2005 Simonsig Red Hill 2006 Four Paws 2006 Stellenzicht Golden Triangle 2004 Marianne Estate 2006 Windmeul Reserve
Chateau Libertas 2 50 years old. The composition of Chateau Libertas, like that of a Bordeaux wine, has always been Cabernet sauvignon in the main, blended with other reds.
Nederburg Private Bin D252 Sauvignon Blanc / Sémillon 3 Silver Veritas 2010 Grand d‘or Medal MIWA 2011 Silver International Wine Challenge 2012 Sauvignon blanc from Groenekloof blended with barrel- fermented Sémillon from Durbanville is zesty, food-friendly with excellent ageing potential.
Groot Constantia Governeurs Reserve 4 Gold Swiss International Award by Robert Joseph
Allesverloren Port 7 This port is from the oldest estate in the Swartland and has been in the Malan family since 1872. Current cellar master Danie Malan is the 5th generation.
Hartenberg The Mackenzie 8 4.5 stars Platters Gold IWSC Winemaker: Carl Schultz
Stellenrust 45 Chenin Blanc 9 5 stars Platter’s 2011 Double gold Five nations wine challenge 2011 Silver IWSC 2011 Silver Veritas 2010 This wine is wild fermented from a 45 year old Chenin Blanc bush vine vineyard
Beyerskloof Beyerskloof 10 Veritas 2012 4.5 stars Platter’s 2005 Regional Trophy Winner over ₤10 (Bordeaux Varietal) Decanter World Wine Awards 2006 93 Points Wine Enthusiast 2006 This wine was produced by legendary winemaker, Beyers Truter and is the oldest wine produced on Beyerskloof.
Nederburg Private Bin Eminence 11 This wine was made entirely from Muscat de Frontignan grapes harvested from the high slopes of Simondium. Not as sweet as other vintages of Eminence, this wine shows a great complexity and purity of the varietal character.
Zonnebloem Shiraz / Mourvèdre / Viognier 12 Diamond award Winemakers Choice 2008 Gold & Best in class IWSC 2009 Gold MIWA 2010 2006 is the maiden vintage for this Rhone style blend.
Lanzerac Cabernet 13 48 years old . This wine is from the historic property Lanzerac, which has been granted to a sergeant of the Dutch East India company in 1692.
JC Le Roux Scintilla 14 2001 was considered to be one of the best MCC vintages of the decade. This blend has exceptional ageing potential.
Vriesenhof LTD Release Pinot Noir Bin 777 15 This is a single clone Pinot Noir (clone 777). Made by legendary winemaker Jan "Boland" Coetzee. Only a limited number of bottles produced.
Monis Marsala 16 Monis, the market leader in the high priced fortified wine sector first started producing sherries in 1931 and other fortified items soon followed.
Rustenberg Stellenbosch Roussanne 17 From the pioneers of Roussanne in South Africa since 2004. The rare 2008 shows the true expression of Roussanne emerging after bottle age.
Nederburg Private Bin R181 Merlot 18 Silver MIWA 2005 Pronounced varietal flavours and succulent berry, coffee and spice blending seamlessly with oak. These are the last cases from this great vintage. Excellent ageing potential.
Kleine Zalze Family Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon 19 Double gold Veritas 2008 Gold (best in class) IWSC 2007 Gold AWC Vienna, International Wine Challenge 2007 Gold Decanter Wine Awards 2007 Gold International Wine Challenge 2007 Gold Concours Mondial de Bruxelles 2007
The Goose Expression 20 The maiden vintage of this winery.
De Wetshof Bateleur Chardonnay 21 The Bateleur is South Africa’s oldest single-vineyard Chardonnay. Planted in 1987 from plant material imported from Burgundy.
Rietvallei 1908 Muscadel 22 Gold MIWA 2003 Made from the oldest Red Muscadel (Muscat de Frontignan) vineyard in SA. Planted in 1908. 94 years of age resulting in excellent fruit concentration. A true collectors item.
Nederburg Private Bin D234 Sauvignon Blanc 24 Gold Veritas 2010 Silver Veritas 2011 Believed to be one of the best unwooded Sauvignon blancs ever produced by Nederburg. The grapes were sourced from Groenekloof in Darling. Abundant flavours of green figs, asparagus and a slight hint of citrus.
Tokara Directors Reserve Red 25 Winemaker Miles Mossop These grapes originated from TOKARA’s Premium vineyards on the slopes of the Simonsberg Mountain.
De Krans Cape Vintage Reserve Port 26 5 stars Platter’s 2007 Double Gold Southern Cape Bottled Wine Show 2006
Oak Valley Chardonnay 27 Gold International Wine Challenge 2010 Best Overall South African White Wine International Wine Challenge 2010
Landskroon Paul de Villiers Shiraz 28 Double Gold MIWA 2008 Silver Veritas 2008 Best Value Award Wine Magazine Guide 2009
Nederburg Private Bin Edelkeur 29 Gold (Best in Class) IWSC 2006 Gold Veritas 2006 Gold Veritas 2007
Uva Mira Vineyard Selection Red 30 4.5 stars Platter’s 2009 Gold IWSC 2009 Gold SAA Premium Class Listing 2010 This wine was made by Matthew Van Heerden "Dinners Club Young Winemaker of The Year 2011”
Kanonkop Cabernet Sauvignon 31 Produced on one of the legendary red-wine estates of South Africa.
Nederburg Private Bin R115 Shiraz / Cabernet Sauvignon 33 Made by cellarmaster Newald Marais, this wine is a classic blend from the “Millennium” vintage. An elegant and beautifully styled wine made from grapes sourced from Paarl vineyards.
Wonderfontein Red Muscadel 34 Wonderfontein is one of the oldest estates in the Robertson Wine Valley
Diemersdal Private Collection 35 4 ½ stars Platter’s 2009 Flagship red of Diemersal Estate
Nederburg Private Bin S354 Gewurtztraminer Special Late Harvest 36 It is the first wine of its type made by cellarmaster Razvan Macici since he joined Nederburg in 2001. This wine is made entirely from special late harvest Gewürztraminer grapes grown on the same farm with the same terroir as was used for the Gewürztraminer wine that won legendary winemaker Günter Brözel the prestigious Diners Club Winemaker of the Year award in 1985. Delicious now, but will benefit from further ageing.
Rietvallei Cabernet Sauvignon 37 The first red wine to be bottled and released under the estate label. One of the last wines made by Johnny Burger, fifth generation of the Burger family on Rietvallei Estate. Made from a single vineyard planted on the highest hill on the estate. .
Kaapzicht Steytler Vision 39 Our flagship wine 2003 was a particularly good quality vintage Varietals: Cabernet Sauvignon, Pinotage &Merlot Best Red Decanter Trophy for Red Blends in South Africa above £10 in 2006.
Nederburg Private Bin Sémillon Noble Late Harvest 40 Botrytis cinerea (noble rot) in Sémillon grapes doesn’t occur very often, making this wine exceptionally rare. Well-developed nose brimming with tropical and white stone fruit flavours.
Rijks Private Cellar Shiraz 41 4.5 stars Platter’s 2009 Silver MIWA 2008 SAA Premium Class On-board Listing 2009 This wine has been made by a Cape Winemakers Guild Member, Pierre Wahl.
Bredells Cape Vintage Reserve 42 Best Port Fairbain Capital Trophy Wine Show 2004 Best Port Old Mutual Trophy Show 2004
Stellenrust Chenin Blanc 44 5 stars Platter’s 2011 Double gold Five Nations Wine Challenge 2011 Silver Veritas Silver IWSC SAA business class listing for younger vintage Described by Michael Fridjhon as excellent and by Christian Eedes as wonderfully complex. It was also noted by Spit or Swallow as one of the must-buys in this years auction. Made from 45 year old bush vine in the Bottelary Hills.
Eikendal Classique 45 Gold Veritas 2009 Gold AWC Vienna 2009 - Austria Gold Decanter 2009 - UK Gold Berlin Wine Trophy Germany Premium 2009 Winemaker: Henry Kotzé and this is the last stock in the vinotique.
Nederburg Private Bin R163 Cabernet Sauvignon 46 Gold MIWA 2006 Silver Veritas 2006 Double Gold Vertias 2007 Gold Veritas 2008 One of Nederburg’s most awarded wines offered for the first time at the Nederburg Auction.
The Auction Crossing Syrah Viognier 47 Double gold Veritas 2007 Best red blend Wine of the Month Club 2007 There is only 30 cases (6 bottles each) left of this wine.
Stellenbosch Hills 1707 Reserve 49 Silver Veritas 2009 Silver IWSC 2009 4 stars Platter’s 2010 Limited quantities are made of the Stellenbosch Hills 1707 Reserve each year. This is the flagship range of Stellenbosch Hills and only the best quality wine is chosen for this tier.
Nederburg Private Bin Edelkeur 51 Made entirely from Chenin blanc grapes affected by Botrytis cinerea (noble rot), was made by cellarmaster Newald Marais. Not as sweet as the modern day Edelkeur wines but this rare wine shows great complexity and varietal expression. A great food wine.
Paul Cluver Chardonnay 52 Gold Chardonnay du Monde 2005 Best in Class IWSC Silver Decanter Wine Competition 2005 87 Points Wine Spectator November 2005
Allesverloren Cabernet Sauvignon 53 This Cabernet is from the oldest estate in the Swartland and has been in the Malan family since 1872. Current cellar master Danie Malan is the 5th generation
Bosman Family Vineyards Adama Red 54 Gold Veritas 2008 Gold Juliet Cullinan Wine Connoisseur’s Awards 2008 3rd Place overall Juliet Cullinan Wine Connoisseur’s Awards 2008 Named Best New World Red Decanter Magazine (May 2009) Not available in trade. This volume is from the family vinoteque.
Fleur du Cap Viognier Unfiltered 55 4 stars Platter’s 2010 Produced from selected Stellenbosch fruit, this wine shows wonderful maturation potential
Monis Port 56 Double Gold Veritas 2001 Dated Tawny Port. Matured for 11 years in 500L old French oak barrels
Nederburg Private Bin R104 Petit Verdot 57 Double Gold Veritas 2003 Silver Veritas 2006 The grapes were sourced from an old Paarl vineyard block growing on the slopes of Simondium. A superb wine, deep, rich, almost indigo in colour, brimming with berry and dried plum flavours and a hint of nutmeg.
Vriesenhof LTD Release Pinotage 60 This wine is derived from fruit that was grown on soils with +/- 70% river rock and some sand. This led to a greater expression of the fruit aromas, red berries, mulberries, etc. derived from the Pinot Noir parent. Made by legendary winemaker Jan "Boland" Coetzee. Only 520 bottles produced.
Jordan Cobblers Hill 61 4.5 stars Platters 2008 90 points Wine Enthusiast (September issue) 2008
Nederburg Private Bin D270 Chardonnay 62 Silver MIWA 2010 Silver Veritas 2011 Silver International Wine Challenge 2012 A great Chardonnay from the superb 2009 vintage. Lemon and peach flavours combine with vanilla and creamy oak flavours. A combination of classic batonnage and “rolling of the barrels” techniques were applied during the period of barrel maturation. It drinks beautifully now but will benefit from further ageing.
Mont Destin Passioné Magnum 63 4.5 stars Platters 2010 Exclusive release as this wine is sold out from the cellar door; only 18 cases available.
Orange River Cellars Rivers Tale Red Muscadel 64 Gold Veritas 2008 Gold Muscats du Monde 2009 Only 60 cases (6 bottles each) left.
Chateau Libertas 66 28 years old. Chateau Libertas has been blended, matured and bottled at SFW since 1932.
Nederburg Private Bin S316 Weisser Riesling Noble Late Harvest 67 Gold MIWA 2003 Botrytis cineria (noble rot) in Weisser Riesling grapes doesn’t occur very often, making this wine exceptionally rare.
Stellenrust Barrel Fermented Chardonnay 68 4 stars Platters 2011 SAWI index Highly recommended Wild yeast fermented Chardonnay from clay soils in the Bottleary Hills.
Lanzerac Pinotage 69 47 years old. Lanzerac’s Pinotage wine were the first to be marketed commercially in South Africa and in the world. It was released in 1961.
Lomond Pincushion Sauvignon Blanc 70 Silver Old Mutual Trophy Wine Show 2011 First vintage that the Sauvignon Blanc wines from Lomond are bottled under screwcap.
Nederburg Private Bin R121 Shiraz 71 Gold Veritas 2006 Silver MIWA 2006 Silver Veritas 2007 Offered for the first time at the Nederburg Auction. A beautiful Shiraz made from grapes sourced from Paarl bush vines. Classic varietal character and excellent ageing potential.
Monis Port 72 Dated Tawny Port. Double gold Veritas 2003 Matured for 10 years in 500L old French oak barrels
Almenkerk Sauvignon Blanc 73 Gold Concours Mondial de Bruxelles 2010 Maiden vintage 4 stars Platter’s 2010
Capaia 74 92 points Stephen Tanzers International Wine Cellar 4.5 stars Platter’s 2010 Silver Best in Class IWSC 2008 This wine has been made under the supervision of Count Stephan von Neipperg of Bordeaux.
Nederburg Private Bin Edelkeur 75 Gold Best in Class IWSC 2009 Gold MIWA 2009 Gold Best in Class IWSC 2010 Gold IWSC 2011 Gold Decanter World Wine Awards 2011 Silver Decanter World Wine Awards 2012 Silver International Wine Challenge 2012 Silver Old Mutual Trophy Wine Show 2012 This is one of Nederburg’s most awarded wines!
Webersburg Cabernet Sauvignon 76 4.5 stars Platter’s 15 years old Made by legendary winemaker Giorgio Dalla Cia A great reflection of exceptional age ability.
Shannon Sauvignon Blanc 77 4.5 stars Platter’s 2011 91 points Wine Spectator 2010 17.5/20 Decanter Magazine 2010 Served by the glass in 2010 at the world famous Michael Mina restaurant, San Francisco, USA. These are the very last few available cases specially reserved for the 2012 Nederburg Auction.
KWV White Hanepoot Jerepigo 78 Gold Veritas 2011 Bronze Old Mutual Trophy Wine Show 2011 Silver Old Mutual Trophy Wine Show 2012
Delheim Chardonnay Sur Lie 79 Bronze Decanter Awards 2010 3.5 stars Platter’s 2011 These are the last cases available of this vintage.
La Motte Pierneef Shiraz Viognier 80 Gold Concours Mondial de Bruxelles 2007 Gold International Wine Challenge 2007 Trophy Winner International Wine Challenge 2007 Best SA Red Wine International Wine Challenge 2007 Gold MIWA 2007
Seven Oaks 6+1 Cabernet Sauvignon / Shiraz 83 Bronze SA National Young Wine Show 2005 Silver Veritas 2007 Bronze Decanter World wine Awards 2008 Bronze Old Mutual Trophy Wine Show 2008 Bronze Veritas 2008 Bronze International Wine Challenge 2009 This wine was made by Francois Agenbag, winner of the Diners Club Young Winemaker of the Year 2006 award. These are the last bottles available.
Nederburg Private Bin Eminence 84 This wine was made entirely from Muscat de Frontignan grapes harvested from the high slopes of Simondium. From the first vintage at Nederburg for cellarmaster Razvan Macici, this well-rounded wine offers intense aromas of honey, tropical fruit, spice and apricots, all backed by floral notes. A zesty acidity adds to a long, well defined finish.
Overgaauw Cape Vintage Port 85 Overgaauw has always been amongst the oldest in the market. David van Velden is the current and 4th generation winemaker.
Perdeberg Rex Equus Cabernet Sauvignon 86 Double gold MIWA 2010 These are the last 20 cases available of this iconic wine.
Zonnebloem Sémillon Limited Edition 87 Gold Veritas 2007 Best Semillon Old Mutual Trophy 2008 & Best White Wine
Nederburg Private Bin R109 Cabernet Sauvignon / Merlot 88 Made by cellarmaster Newald Marais, this wine is a classic blend from the “Millennium” vintage. Berry fruit, mocha, violets, soft oak and beautifully ripe tannins.
Private Collection Item: Chateau Libertas 93 Chateau Libertas has been blended, matured and bottled at SFW since 1932. The composition, like that of a Bordeaux wine, has always been Cabernet sauvignon in the main, blended with other soft reds.
Private Collection Item: Alto Cabernet Sauvignon 94 From the historic Helderberg farm
Private Collection Item: Overgaauw Merlot 95 Made by Dawid van Velden, forth generation winemaker at Overgaauw
Private Collection Item: Jacobsdal Pinotage 96 34 years old. This wine is extremely delicate with clean varietal fruit, blended with an intense bouquet reminiscent of dry flowers.
Private Collection Item: Nederburg Private Bin Edelkeur 97 Top Ten Status International Botrytis Type & Sweet Wine Competition Budapest, the only wine outside Europe to do so Double gold Veritas 2010 This wine, made entirely from Chenin blanc grapes affected by Botrytis cinerea (noble rot), was made by legendary winemaker Günter Brözel. There are only a few remaining bottles left of this vintage, making it a very rare and special.
Private Collection Item: Zonnebloem Cabernet 98 47 years old. Wines were already produced on the Zonnebloem farm in the early part of the 18th century.
Private Collection Item: Meerendal Pinotage 99 Made by legendary wine maker and owner of Meerendal , the late Kosie Starke. 1982 was a fantastic red wine year. These are the last few Magnums from the Meerendal cellar that will be for sale.
Private Collection Item: De Wetshof DHonneur Chardonnay 100 International Wine and Spirit Competition (IWSC) 2006 - Silver (Best in Class) This is a multi- dimensional wine distinguished by a remarkable complexity of flavours derived from the fine quality of grapes and good wood.
Private Collection Item: Lanzerac Pinotage 101 48 years old. The first Pinotage wine to be marketed commercially in south Africa and in the world was the 1959 Lanzerac and released in 1961.
Private Collection Item: KWV Reserve Port 102 Trophy for best Fortified in Musuem Class Old Mutual Trophy Wine Show 2012
Nederburg Private Bin R163 Cabernet Sauvignon 103 Silver Best in Class IWSC 2006 Silver International Wine Challenge 2006 Silver Veritas 2007 Silver Veritas 2011 A full-bodied wine, showing a complex amalgam of berry and chocolate flavours and traces of mint. Powerful tannins will ensure further ageing. A classic wine from the first vintage at Nederburg for cellarmaster Razvan Macici.
Plaisir de Merle Malbec 104 2007 was excellent red wine year. Cool conditions lead to an unhurried ripening period, resulting in delicate and elegant wines. The grapes were handpicked from a single vineyard. It is vibrant red with spice and cherries on the nose. On taste it shows red cherry fruit on the palate with a creamy oak finish and soft tannins. Only 250 cases were bottled.
Rustenberg Stellenbosch Chardonnay 105 Best range accolade Harpers October 2004 Mission Hill Trophy IWSC 2006 9,8 Points & Overall winner Borsen Chardonnay Competition in Scandinavia 4 stars Platter’s 2005
Kanonkop Paul Sauer 105 Best blended red wine Pichon Longueville Comtessa de Lalande Trophy 1994 One of the legendary red-wine estates of South Africa. Owned by the Krige brothers, their grandfather being the late Paul Sauer.
Paul Cluver Weisser Riesling Noble Late Harvest 107 Regional Trophy 2009 Silver International Wine Challenge 2009
Rupert & Rothschild Baron Edmond 108 4.5 stars Platter’s 2004 This wine was made under the guidance of world renowned oenologist Michel Rolland. These are the last cases available of this rare and sought-after wine.
Zonnebloem Cabernet Sauvignon 109 37 years old. Wines were already produced on the Zonnebloem farm in the early part of the 18th century.
LAvenir Grand Vin Pinotage 110 Double gold Veritas 2010 Silver Old Mutual Trophy Wine show 2010 Silver MIWA 2010 4 stars Wine Magazine The last 28 x 4 x 1.5L cases!
Nederburg Private Bin D234 Sauvignon Blanc 111 Gold MIWA 2006 Gold Veritas 2006 The grapes were sourced from a single vineyard in the Groenekloof area in Darling. A wonderful food companion and great testimony for the ageing potential of Sauvignon blanc. A unique wine.
Alto Rouge 112 South Africa’s oldest Red Wine Estate
Stellenzicht Shiraz 113 15 years old wine from Stellenzicht
Groot Constantia Pinotage 117 SAA Business Class wine.
Thelema Chardonnay 118 Platter’s: "Among the best Cape Chardonnays"
Lanzerac Cabernet 119 44 years old. From the historic property Lanzerac, which has been granted to a sergeant of the Dutch East India company in 1692.
Vilafonté Series M 120 Winery of the Year nomination 2005 and 2008 Gold Mundus Vini - Großes 2007 International Wine of the Year Michael Franz 2008 International Wine Maker of the Year Wine Enthusiast 2010
Nederburg Private Bin Sémillon Noble Late Harvest 121 Silver Veritas 2006 Botrytis cinerea (noble rot) in Sémillon grapes doesn’t occur very often, making this wine exceptionally rare. Unusual nose with hints of quince, apricot, honey and vanilla all highlighted by Botrytis characters and enhanced by floral aromas of jasmine and lavender.
Le Bonheur Prima 122 Gold Veritas 2005 Diamond Award Winemakers Choice Awards 2005
Lomond Sugarbush Single Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc 123 Trophy Old Mutual Trophy Wine Show 2011 Grand D’or MIWA 2011 Silver Veritas 2009 Gold MIWA 2009 This wine always produce a flinty, mineral note.
La Motte Shiraz 124 Gold MIWA 2006 Winemaker: Edmund Terblanche (Chairman SA Shiraz Association)
Monis Collectors Port (Single Stamp Collection) 125 A limited edition of this 1948 Port was released in 1983 and again in 1984, portraying rare old South African stamps on the numbered labels.
Uva Mira Single Vineyard Chardonnay 126 5 stars Platter’s 2008 Gold IWSC 2008 Gold Mundus Vini 2009 This wine was made by Matthew Van Heerden "Dinners Club Young Winemaker Of The Year 2011"
Nederburg Private Bin R181 Merlot 127 Silver MIWA 2006 Offered for the first time at the Nederburg Auction. Classic expression of Merlot, showing flavours of violets and spice, ripe plums, mocha and delicate vanilla. Great maturation potential.
Delheim Edelspatz Noble Late Harvest 128 Dessert Wine Trophy Decanter Awards 2008 Best Dessert Wine Old Mutual Trophy Wine Show 2008 4.5 stars Platter’s 2008 Platter’s quote: "should be a NLH template it is so good"
Meerendal Cabernet Sauvignon 129 This is the last batch of this vintage for sale. We bottled a small portion of the Cab and kept it for special occasions. 2004 was a great year and only 600 magnums were made - a small number of bottles remain, enough for one more Nederburg Auction. Made by the first lady cellarmaster at Meerendal, Liza Goodwin.
Beaumont Vitruvian 130 The vintage was the first release of Vitruvian.
Strandveld Adamastor 131 Regional Top White Blend SA Terroir Wine Awards 2009 Gold Tri Nations Challenge 2009 4.5 stars Platter’s 2010 18/20 Decanter Magazine January 2012
Allesverloren Port 132 This port is from the oldest estate in the Swartland and has been in the Malan family since 1872. Current cellar master Danie Malan is the 5th generation.
Nederburg Private Bin D266 Sémillon 133 Silver Veritas 2009 Unwooded Sémillon made from grapes sourced from Durbanville vines. Splendid aromas of citrus fruit and spice. Excellent ageing potential.
Stellenrust JJ Handmade Picalot 135 4 stars Wine magazine year 2008 Silver Decanter year2008 Silver Veritas year 2008 Silver Michelangelo year 2008 A wild yeast fermented red wine where only hand picked berries are whole fermented and free run juice matured in small French oak barrels. Special release of 5 barrels blended from Pinotage Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot.
Jordan Nine Yards Chardonnay 136 4.5 stars Platters 2009 Gold and Best in Class IWSC 2009
Bellingham The Bernard Series Oaked Sauvignon Blanc 138 Top 10 Sauvignon Blanc Experience 2009 4 stars Platter’s 2010
Le Riche Cabernet Sauvignon 139 4.5 star Platter’s 2007 SAA First and Business Class 2007 The last Cabernet from a classic vintage. Medium to full bodied in the traditional le Riche style. Aged to perfection.
Nederburg Private Bin D253 Sauvignon Blanc / Chardonnay 140 Silver MIWA 2005 Gold Veritas 2005 Silver Best in Class IWSC 2006 Silver Veritas 2006 Youthful, complex and an elegant food companion. A classic South African white blend. These are the last cases on offer.
Hartenberg The Stork Shiraz 140 4 stars Platters Gold Syrah Du Monde - France Winemaker: Carl Schultz
Chateau Libertas 144 44 years old. Wine has been blended, matured and bottled at SFW since 1932.
Boplaas Cape Vintage Reserve Port 145 Gold Veritas 2009 5 stars Platter’s2007 Best Vintage Port & Best Port overall SAPPA Port Challenge ‘06 Diamond Award Winemaker’s Choice 2008 Port Trophy winner Old Mutual Trophy Wine Show 2008
Glen Carlou Quartz Stone Chardonnay 146 4.5 stars Platter’s 2011 Gold Classic Wine Trophy Awards 2011 90+ points International Wine Cellar 2011 90 points wine Spectator June 2011 92 points Wine Advocate September 2011
Nederburg Private Bin S316 Weisser Riesling Noble Late Harvest 147 Gold Best in Class IWSC 2006 Silver MIWA 2007 Silver Veritas 2007 Gold Old Mutual Trophy Wine Show 2008 Cellarmaster Razvan Macici believes that this is one of the best noble late harvest wines he’s ever made. Botrytis cineria (noble rot) in Weisser Riesling grapes doesn’t occur very often, making this wine exceptionally rare.
Simonsig Tiara 148 Silver Veritas 2005 Silver IWSC 2006 This vintage created outstanding quality of Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot, thus leading to an extraordinary Bordeaux blend.
Durbanville Hills Biesjes Craal Sauvignon Blanc 149 Gold Michelangelo International Wine Awards 2010 Gold Veritas 2010 Top ten Wine Magazines Top Ten Sauvignon Blancs 2010 Category Winner South African Terroir Wine Awards 2011
Chateau Libertas 150 30 years old. Chateau Libertas has been blended, bottled and matured at SWF since 1932.
Nederburg Private Bin Eminence 151 This wine was made entirely from Muscat de Frontignan grapes harvested from the high slopes of Simondium. Not as sweet as other vintages of Eminence, this wine shows a great complexity. A great food wine. There are only a few remaining bottles left of this vintage, making it a very rare and special.
Neethlingshof Pinotage 156 From the historic estate, named after its illustrious 19th century owner, Marinus Neethling.
Kleine Zalze Family Reserve Sauvignon Blanc 157 5 stars Platter’s 2011 Double gold Veritas 2010 Gold MIWA 2010 Diamond Award Winemakers Choice Awards 2010 Gold Concours Mondial de Bruxelles 2010
Nederburg Private Bin Edelkeur 158 This wine, made entirely from Chenin blanc grapes affected by Botrytis cinerea (noble rot), was made by legendary winemaker Günter Brözel. There are only a few remaining bottles left of this vintage, making it a very rare and special.
NEDERBURG PORT 11 x 750ml bottle donated by Günter Brözel,former legendary cellarmaster at Nederburg.Made from fully ripe Shiraz grapes, it wasfortiﬁed with the ﬁnest grape spirit. Silky andrich, but smooth with a slight spicy taste, ithas reached perfect maturity. Each bottleis numbered, signed by Günter Brözel and sealedwith a wax coat. The wine should be carefullydecanted as it contains sediment.
ANNANDALE 21 x 12-litre bottle Merlot donated byHempies du Toit, owner of AnnandaleCalled ‘Chalbert’, this wine was supplied for theMonaco royal wedding last year. Hempies Du Toitmet Charlene Wittstock through mutual friendsduring her days as a competitive swimmer. Apartfrom having been an excellent vintage, he chosethe 2005 wine because it was also the year thecouple met.
CHÂTEAU D’YQUEM 3Donated from the Distell TabernakelA Premier Cru (First Growth) wine from theSauternes, in the Gironde region in the southernpart of the Bordeaux vineyards known as Graves.Wines from Château d’Yquem are characterisedby their complexity, concentration andsweetness. When last tasted in 2011 it wasdescribed as a lovely rich balanced wine withhoneyed yellow fruit with noticeable botrytis.
INAUGRAL PARTICIPANTS COLLECTION 46 x 750ml bottles donated byMark and Julia NorrishDelheim Cabernet Sauvignon 1991Overgaauw Tria Corda 1991Simonsig Pinotage 1991Groot Constantia Gouverneurs Reserve 1991Nederburg Cabernet Sauvignon 1991Nederburg Paarl Edelkeur 1975A memorable selection of six wines!
BOPLAAS 510-bottle collection donated by Jan van Zyl, awine enthusiast and collector from BloemfonteinEach of the wines in this collection have thehallmarks of a fine Cape Port – a perfect balance between fruit, tannin andalcohol, as well as exhibiting that typical spice of a greatVintage-styled Port.
LOMELINO BOAL SOLERA 6A bottle donated by auctioneerAnthony Barne MWProduction of such Madeiras was tiny so it goeswithout saying that every bottle of this ageopened makes a rare wine even rarer.The Boal grape is made into a rich style of wine, alittle less sweet than Malmsey and often betterbalanced.
FOOD AND WINE DINNER EXPERIENCE 7Donated by Nederburg cellarmasterRazvan Macici on behalf of Nederburgand celebrity chef Pete Goffe-WoodAn exclusive, tailor-made wine and fooddinner experience, created especially foryou and seven guests in the comfort ofyour own home, and hosted byNederburg cellarmaster Razvan Maciciand celebrity chef Pete Goffe-Wood.
KANONKOP 812-bottle vertical collection of Pinotage donatedby Johann Krige, owner of KanonkopKanonkop Estate is internationally renowned for itsPinotage as well as the ageability thereof. This vertical line-up ofPinotage will provide the ultimate in tasting South Africa’s own varietaland will pay better dividends if paired with the right food.
GROOT CONSTANTIA GOUVERNEURS RESERVE 93-litre bottle donated by Boela Gerber,cellarmaster at Groot ConstantiaThe rich flavours follow through on to the palate,offering good extract with lots of tannin to ensuregood maturation potential.To preserve the fine quality and complexity, thiswine has not been stabilised or filtered. Awardsinclude the 2009 Santam Classic Wine Trophy,2008 Veritas and 2008 Swiss International Airlines.
LA MOTTE 106-bottle collection donated by HeinKoegelenberg, CEO of La Motte1994 La Motte Cabernet Sauvignon1996 La Motte Cabernet Sauvignon1994 La Motte Shiraz2003 La Motte Shiraz1997 La Motte Millennium1998 La Motte MillenniumLa Motte has a reputation for qualityand elegance and with this selectionof wines.
VEGA SICILIA – PINTIA, TORO 11A double magnum donated by Britt and JanåkeJohansson, wine importers from Sweden.This prestigious wine is made only from Tinta deToro or Tempranillo – approximately 70% of theseare not grafted on American rootstocks.Only 163 double magnums of this wine wereproduced, making it a sought after collector’sitem.
115 CELEBRATION BOX 125-bottle collection donated byRoy Davies, GM of the Vineyard HotelSimonsig Cuvee Royale Blanc de Blanc 2004Warwick Three Cape Ladies 2005Waterford’s Kevin Arnold Shiraz 2006Meerlust Rubicon 2005Klein Constantia Vin de Constance 2004These wines are presented in a special boxand to commemorate the 115th birthdayof this beautiful, stately hotel located inCape Town’s leafy southern suburbs.
ZONNEBLOEM CABERNET SAUVIGNON 131 x 5-litre bottle donated by Deon Boshoff,Zonnebloem cellarmasterThe range was certified in 1973, with theintroduction of the Wine of Origin legislation, withgrapes sourced from select vineyards locatedthroughout the Stellenbosch region.
CHÂTEAU MARGAUX 14Donated from the Distell TabernakelChâteau Margaux is one of the famous five winesto achieve Premier Cru (First Growth) status in theBordeaux Classification of 1855. The estate islocated in the commune of Margaux on the leftbank of the Garonne estuary in the Médoc regionin Bordeaux.It is a fleshy wine, well balanced, rich and mature;very pleasant to drink today.
Chateau Cheval Blanc 15Donated by guest Mike Veseth
CHATEAU PALMER MARGAUX MEDOC 161 x 750ml bottle donated by Nina Fajerson onbehalf of the Altia Corporation from FinlandChâteau Palmer is situated in the Margauxappellation of Bordeaux. The wine produced herewas classified as one of 14 Troisièmes Cru (ThirdGrowths) in the historic Bordeaux Wine OfficialClassification of 1855. Its wine is considered to beone of the two most popular Third Growths.The vineyard area extends 52 hectares, planted47% with Cabernet Sauvignon, 47% Merlot and6% Petit Verdot.
NEDERBURG 17A bicentenary commemoration collectionof Nederburg Cabernet Sauvignon byGünter Brözel donated by currentcellarmaster Razvan Macici on behalf ofNederburg.This is a one-of-a-kind set of NederburgCabernet Sauvignon is presented in abeautiful wooden box.
17VAN RYN’S AU·RAA 30 year old brandy donated by Van Ryn