Flashcards in South Africa Producers Deck (12):
Who produces Trilogy?
Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Merlot
Who produces Rubicon?
Cab Sauv, Merlot, Cab Franc, Petit Verdot
What is Rust en Vrede's 1694 Classification?
A shiraz/cabernet blend, named for the year the winery was established.
Who produces Black Label?
59 year old Pinotage vineyard
Who produces Signature?
"Classic" bordeaux blend - all five majors
Who produces Columella and Palladius?
Sadie Family Wines
Columella is Syrah plus Mourvedre (usually 85/15%)
Palladius is white, Chenin Blanc, Viognier, and others
AA Badenhorst: Wines
White Blend: Chenin Blanc, Roussanne, Grenache Blanc, Verdehlo, plus
Red Blend: Shiraz, Mourvedre, Grenache, Cinsault
Secaturs - entry level - Chenin Blanc, Red Blend (Cab Sauv, Carignan, Cinsault, Grenache), and Rosé
Mullineux & Leeu: Wines
MULLINEUX (mullen-oo) & LEEU FAMILY WINES
Chenin Blanc, plus (Clairette, Viognier, Semillon Gris)
Straw Wine (Chenin)
Olerasay (Solera Chenin, since 2008)
Also Terroir ranges (Chenin and Syrah, labeled by terroir: Schist, Granite, Quartz, Iron), and Kloof Street Range (entry level)
SEQUILLO (Eben Sadie)
White: Chenin Blanc, Clairette Blanche, Viognier, Verdelho, Palomino (Grown on the Paardeberg)
Red: Syrah, Cinsault, Tinta Barroca (2014), Grenache and Carignan (all other vintages except 2012)
Where was Graham Beck founded?
Robertson, in 1983
Currently has vineyards in Stellenbosch as well; at one point had a Franschhoek property as well but it has since been sold.
Hamilton Russell: Wines
Pinot Noir and Chardonnay, only. No single vineyards, no reserve, just the two wines.