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2015 was one of the best vintages we have had in South Africa. Early, ripe
and cool with beautiful berry set. A classic vintage.

Tasting Notes

Rich, ripe and vibrant red and black currants, spice and plumbs. A classic
example of South Africa’s very own grape varietal.

Grape Variety

100% Pinotage


Dryland bush vines were selected to provide complexity, concentration and

Cellar Notes

This is a style is made to be consumed within the first 8 years however with
careful temperature control, only your patience will determine how long it will


The grapes were handpicked and sorted then crushed and fermented in open
top, stainless steel tanks. Manual punch downs were conducted (of the skins)
to ensure a fine tannin and colour extraction. After fermentation, the wine
was pressed and half stored in stainless steel tanks and the other half in older
barrels for maturation.

Residual Sugar2.5 g/l
Total Acid5.5 g/l
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Eat & Drink

The Cape Dutch farms were historically renowned for their warm welcome and generous hospitality. What crowned this welcome was the Cape table, laden with wholesome dishes made from ingredients from the farm’s werf and fields.


Guest accommodation is a recent addition to the farm with luxury accommodation ranging from the historical Herbert Baker designed Rhodes Cottage to beautifully restored farm labourer cottages. With emphasis on stylish simplicity the guest cottages are authentic, rural yet contemporary in character.

Weddings & Functions

Boschendal provides an idyllic natural setting for large and small functions. The Boschendal Manor House, Rhone Homestead, The Olive Press, the Werf Restaurant and the beautiful gardens are available to host an array of celebrations or events in a relaxed and tranquil environment.