Intense nose of brioche, almonds and hints of wild honey. Well rounded palate with rich fine creamy mousse. The Chardonnay character is dominant as can be explained by the wine’s firm acidity, green apple and minerality, whereas the Pinot Noir component adds to the fullness and complexity of the win..
The Houmoed Chenin blanc is only bottled in exceptional years, the previous vintage being 2015. The wine shows quince, apricot, peach, hints of honey, almonds and floral aromas which characterize a fresh and upfront nose. The palate has a good weight with some minerality and a long finish. Fruit and..
This is the second Noble Late Harvest wine to be bottled on Mooiplaas. We eventually harvested 450 liters from a 0.9 ha vineyard, which relates to a loss of about 90% due to noble rot! Nose shows the typical botrytis character, dried apricot and prune, great concentration and sweetness, backed by go..
Rosalind, meaning beautiful rose, is a Bordeaux blend with elegance and balance that can stand the test of time. The wine has an intense dark colour, the palate shows a good tight grip of oak tannins, balanced with excellent fruit and good length. The Cabernet Franc and Merlot lend wonderful eleganc..
The Tabakland Cabernet Sauvignon is bottled only in exceptional years. It is a selection of the finest barrels of the Cabernet Sauvignon of the given vintage. Pitch black colour, fruitcake nose with dark cassis and liquorice, tannin still tight at this stage, which is to be expected, fine concentrat..
The Watershed Pinot Noir is made in the classical cold climate style. The wine is driven by intense fruit of red berries with perfectly integrated acidity and a good structure. The goal was to create a wine which shows elegance and complexity rather than a heavy, oak- dominated style. The wine shoul..