A classic Bordeaux styled blend intended for immediate drinking. We recommend best enjoyment within a year or two of vintage whilst young and vibrant, although the weight and concentration will allow for up to 5 years in the bottle.Read more
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Expressive citrus and dried apricot aromas mingle with subtle elements of lemon zest that continue to display on the palate. A vibrant wine with a sought-after crisp, mouth-watering lemon character and fruiter, ripe melon edge. Well-balanced and fresh, the finish ends with intriguing tangerine flavours.Read more
Syrah or Shiraz is the work horse red variety in the Boschendal range and the Grande Syrah epitomises the best of what we can do with Syrah. It comes from a very special vineyard on weathered granite soils on the south-facing slopes in Helderberg , Stellenbosch. The vineyard is unirrigated and farmed for ultra premium […]Read more
This interesting and captivating wine is Shiraz -based (66%), rounded off by Petit Verdot (12%), Cabernet Sauvignon (11%) and Cabernet Franc (11%). This is the original ‘estate blend’ of Shiraz and Cabernet Sauvignon that Boschendal launched in the 1980s under the Grand Reserve label. But Richard Duckitt has decided to add more complexity, more intricacy […]Read more
This Cabernet-led blend of four carefully selected, hand-picked varietals, reflects Boschendal’s rich heritage of over 300 years. Angela van Bengale, a Malay slave, was given land as part of her early manumission (the act of freeing a slave), which today forms part of the magnificent Boschendal property. As multifaceted and rich as the history of […]Read more
Complex dark berry (pastille, cherry and plum) with underlying aromatic spice. A full-bodied wine with a cool-climate, silky elegance that is complex, rich and has a good balance. Refined, good integration of the varietals with each contributing character to the blend. An intense, dense, lingering finish.Read more
Vin d’Or is Boschendal’ s liquid gold. Barrel fermentation lends a spiced vanilla dimension to appealing rich fruit core of baked red apple, tropical pineapple and honeysuckle aromas and flavours balanced by a tangy twist of citrus. Decadent drinking when well chilled, on its own or with crème brûlée, apple strudel, pastries, crumble or custard.Read more