South Africa

Anwilka Vineyards 2017, Stellenbosch, South Africa
£ 32.50
Anwilka is a result of the joint venture of three brilliant winemakers: Hubert de BoŁard of Ch‚teau Angélus, Bruno Prats formerly of Cos díEstournel and Lowell Jooste previous owner of Klein Constantia. Aged for 14 months in big French oak barrel (50% new). Aromas of strawberry, raspberry, and cherry with notes of toasted spices, tobacco and hints of cassis. Fresh and vibrant on the palate, this is a medium-bodied and elegant wine with supple tannins and a very seductive finish.
Ashbourne Pinotage 2019, Hemel-en-Aarde Valley
£ 52.00
Made with the touch of top Pinot Noir producer, Emul Ross's Pinotage is one of the most nuanced and complex in the Cape. Floral, racy and nuanced, with delicate tannins, wild strawberry and pomegranate fruit, some pepper spice from partial stem addition and a fine, tapering finish.
Ashbourne Sandstone 2022, Hemel-en-Aarde Valley, South Africa
£ 19.20
This is an innovative blend that captures the most beautiful possible expression of the sandstone-derived soils in the Hemel-en-Aarde Valley. Free by design of excessively dramatic varietal fruit, the focus of the wine is on bright minerality, salinity and vibrant natural acidity. Sauvignon blanc 51%, Semillon 25%, Chardonnay 24%

Chardonnay 2023, Vineyard Selection Klein Zalze, Stellenbosch, South Africa
£ 16.45
The nose is fresh and lively with the merest hint of toast and butterscotch while the intensely flavoured palate shows white peach, crisp pear and rich citrus backed up by a taut mineral acidity and a succulent texture showing well integrated, subtle oak. The finish is long, clean and creamily rich.
Chenin Blanc 2023, Klein Zalze Vineyard Selection, Stellenbosch, South Africa
£ 14.15
This wine boasts a lively and fruity character, with a ripe and juicy palate filled with flavors of tropical fruit, melon, and lemon zest. The nose is luscious, with aromas of citrus, floral, and apricot, complemented by the subtle hints of oak.
False Bay Chenin Blanc "Slow" 2022, Coastal Region, South Africa
£ 9.95
Bready aromas and dried herbaceous notes, including fennel and aniseed dominate the nose, followed by a creamy lemon character. The palate is reminiscent of the nose, with great textural complexity, attributable to the long, slow wild yeast fermentation.
False Bay Syrah "Old School" 2020, Coastal Region, South Africa
£ 9.95
The grapes for this come from two low yielding Stellenbosch vineyards, are hand harvested, fermented with wild yeasts and then raised in large wooden casks. Sustainably made this is a cracking wine for the money and made in a way that is more usual for far more expensive wines. Fresh with full brambly fruits, rustic herby and savoury notes and balanced by fine tannins and natural acidity.
Hamilton Russell Chardonnay 2022, Walker Bay, South Africa
£ 41.15
A tight, mineral wine with classic Hamilton Russell Vineyards length and complexity. Prominent pear and lime fruit aromas and flavours are brought beautifully into focus by a tight line of bright natural acid and a long, dry minerality. An elegant, yet textured and intense wine with a strong personality of both place and vintage.
Hamilton Russell Pinot Noir 2021, Walker Bay, South Africa
£ 40.50
A South African classic- simply the best Pinot Noir out of the Cape
Le Riche Cabernet Sauvignon 2022, Stellenbosch, South Africa
£ 22.95
A pure varietal nose with fine cassis aromas and notes of ripe cherries and fresh plum. Balanced on the nose by vanilla and cedar spice. The palate has great depth of blackcurrant fruit backed by cedar and spice ripe, fine-grained tannins and a lengthy finish.
Longbeach Pinotage 2020, W.O. Robertson
£ 11.30
A very inviting South African Pinotage and a good example of this much questioned grape variety, the `bastard son of Pinot Noir`.... Very fragrant with a light touch of purple and black fruits on the nose with a hint of pleasant cough syrup thrown in. With it`s spicy notes and grip it`s a perfect match for that mid-week Chilli con Carne!
Meerlust Chardonnay 2022, Stellenbosch
£ 27.90
Matured for 11 months in French oak barrel, 50% of which is new. Complex nose of pear, citrus and floral notes with hints of citrus fruits and marzipan. Medium bodied and balanced with a crisp acidity and fresh on the finish with stony minerality.
Rubicon 2018, Meerlust Estate, Stellenbosch
£ 39.50
Meerlust Rubicon is a classic Cape blend of 49% Cabernet Sauvignon, 28% Merlot, 20% Cabernet Franc and 3% Petit Verdot. 

Showing a deep, purple in hue, the nose reveals wild violets, ripe plum, cedar wood, fennel, and an intense spiciness, with typical graphite and liquorice. The palate is rich with rounded tannins and a bright acidity. Packed full of fresh dark fruits, toasted oak, and vanilla on the finish. 

Southern Right Sauvignon Blanc 2023, South Africa
£ 14.45

Floral with citrus fruitsand fresh herbs. Frivolous attack with prominent ripe acidity and an elegantcrisp texture, long fruity-vegetal aftertaste. Delicious as an aperitif. Goesalso well with raw seafood and fresh spring salads, pickled fish, marinatedspring vegetables and fresh (goat) cheese.

The Chocolate Block 2022, Boekenhoutskloof Winery, South Africa
£ 26.95
Majority Syrah, with the rest Grenache, Cinsault, Cabernet Sauvignon and a splash of Viognier to round out this exceptional bottle of South African red wine. Lush compote of blueberries, ripe plums, black currants & cherries. Cacao-powdery tannins are abundant, adding texture and complexity seamlessly complementing the vivid dark fruits, alcohol, and acidity.