Boschendal Wines

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LARONE

Great ruby depth of colour with a youthful pink rim; generous dark berry aromas including black cherry, mulberry and ripe plum, brushed with savoury oak spice and intriguing etchings of minerality on the nose, yielding to a soft supple entry with overtly fruity flavour intensity well supported by firm ripe tannins right through to a […]

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LANOY

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.

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Playpen Riesling

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.

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BOSCHENDAL POTSTILL BRANDY

Deep Amber in colour with complex dried peaches and spice on the nose. It is full bodied with a slightly sweet fruity aftertaste.

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Boschendal Grande Syrah

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 […]

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Boschendal Black Angus

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 […]

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BOSCHENDAL Manumission

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 […]

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PLAY PEN PINOT NOIR

Crimson red in colour. An intricately structured wine with a dense fruit core, ripe black cherry, subtle spice and subtle marshmallow characteristics on the palate, with complex, balanced tannins and a smooth lingering finish.

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Vin de Memoire Chardonnay

Light gold with a tinge of green in colour. This single vineyard wine presents full-bodied, complex aromas, synonymous with the Boschendal farm, with macadamia nut and orange rind evident on the nose.

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Boschendal De Werf Red Blend

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.

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