For those who were not too hasty to pick, there is some exceptional quality to be found in the vintage. Sauvignon Blanc and Chardonnay are looking promising for the whites and the reds generally looking good across the board with phenolic ripeness being achieved at slightly lower alcohols than normal.
As always, we experimented with a few different techniques in the cellar- from a skin-fermented Gewurztraminer to an old vine Chenin Blanc fermented in a concrete egg to a vine dried Muscat Blanc - we have a few exciting things bubbling away in the cellar, so watch this space!
Easter Special from 18 to 22 April
Receive 20% discount when you purchase 6 bottles or more of Estate Merlot 2015.
Easter Monday 22 April
Join us for a complimentary Easter egg and Merlot tasting.
International Sauvignon Blanc Day Friday 3 May
To applaud our enjoyment of this classical varietal customers will receive 20% discount on 6 bottles or more of the 7even Sauvignon Blanc 2018 and the Estate Sauvignon Blanc 2018 purchased on 3 or 4 May 2019.
Mother's Day Sunday 12 May
Mom's may enjoy a complimentary hand or foot massage when they visit the Zevenwacht Wine Tasting Centre for a wine tasting. An ideal moment to give Mom some R&R while the kids romp around in the play park. Purchase 6 bottles or more of the Tin Mine White or Red and receive a 20% discount
Father's Day Sunday 16 June
The winter months call for hearty stews or Dad's famous potjie done to perfection over the coals so treat him to the ideal red wine accompaniment. Purchase 6 bottles or more of the Estate Cabernet Sauvignon 2015 and receive 20% discount.
Pickled, Spiced and All Things Nice
Join us at our Restaurant for an Easter indulgence. We are offering Executive Chef Henna’s homemade pickled fish served with a hot cross bun and a side salad, paired with a carafe of Zevenwacht 7even’s Rosé for R150.00 per person, available from today until Monday for lunch or dinner. To make the Zevenwacht experience complete join us in our tasting room for a complimentary tasting of our Merlot and a special surprise on Family Day.
Booking recommended: +27.219005800
Seven Days of Shiraz and Venison 10 to 17 June 2019
Zevenwacht will be joining the week-long celebration of South African Shiraz and venison in association with Shiraz SA organisation. The Wine Tasting Centre will be presenting a pairing of venison biltong & carpaccio with 3 Shiraz based wines @ R60.00 per person.
Visit the Zevenwacht Restaurant to enjoy either the Venison pie accompanied by pumpkin fritter and seasonal vegetables with a 250ml carafe of The Tin Mine Red (a Syrah, Grenache and Mourvedre blend) @ R170.00 per person or a Char-grilled Eland loin with potato fondant and caramelised baby carrots with a blueberry and Syrah jus paired with a 250ml carafe of Estate Syrah @ R240.00 per person.
Wine for thought - Syrah vs Shiraz - both the same grape but using the name Syrah indicates the elegant French-style of wine.
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