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  • STEENBERG MERLOT 2018

    Wine Club price R174.25 p/b

    Your same favourite wine with a fresh new look! We have released the new packaging of Steenberg Merlot featuring an elegant, contemporary aesthetic.

    Our 2018 Merlot is a quintessential cool-climate expression of the cultivar: elegant with soft red fruit and characteristic notes of vanilla, cedar and clove with a lively edge. The nose offers sour cherry, tobacco leaf and plum, while the palate reveals redcurrant, vanilla and spicy clove. The velvety texture is enhanced by refreshing acidity, while well-integrated, fine tannins add structure. This fuller-bodied wine will stand up to rich dishes with strong Mediterranean flavours, such as braised and roast meats, tomato-based stews, mature cheeses and briny olives. Will bottle age well for five to seven years after bottling.

    Award pedigree: 2011 vintage: Veritas Double Gold | 2012 vintage: Winner: Young Winemaker of the Year | 2015 – 2018 vintage: Platter’s Wine Guide: 4 stars

    R205.00 VAT
  • STEENBERG FIVE LIVES RED BLEND 2019

    Wine Club price R140.00 p/b

    AUGUST WINE PROMOTION. WAS R175. NOW R140

    Brand new release!

    The life of Catharina Ras, Steenberg’s remarkable founder, was one of adventure and zeal and can be imagined into a tale of FIVE chapters with each chapter offering Catharina a series of seemingly insurmountable challenges.

    These FIVE chapters illustrate the FIVE LIVES of Catharina and how she was able to harness her courage, adapt and be resilient through each new challenge and each new life.

    With Steenberg Five Lives Red Blend, we show admiration to Catharina’s life-long resilience and courage.

    The FIVE chapters are narrated on a series of different back labels. Collect them all to discover the story.

    Steenberg Five Lives expresses an intense dark red hue with a lighter, garnet red on the rim. The nose displays prominently with blackcurrant cassis and notes of earth, basil and plum. It is a medium to full-bodied wine, showing a silky texture and depth, as well as an elegant tannin structure. Savoury sundried tomato pesto, tobacco spice, cherry and cinnamon notes linger on the palate long after the last sip. The Merlot forms the backbone of this wine with clean, bright fruit which add subtle freshness. The Cabernet Sauvignon brings a formal, earnest profile to the blend. This wine is showing beautifully now and will reward cellaring for up to 5 years.

    R140.00 VAT
  • Steenberg Cellar @ Home Tasting Selection: The Classic Tasting

    R 1,022 for 6 bottles

    Steenberg Wine Club members: R 868.70

    Rediscover the memories of your favourite wine tasting with Steenberg Cellar @ Home, a tasting room experience in the comfort of your home with a variety of wines available in mixed-case selections.

    The Classic Tasting includes:

    • Steenberg 1682 Chardonnay Cap Classique x 1 bottle
    • Steenberg Sauvignon Blanc x 1 bottle
    • Steenberg Ruby Rosé x 1 bottle
    • Steenberg Chardonnay x 1 bottle
    • Steenberg Merlot x 1 bottle
    • Steenberg Five Lives Red Blend x 1 bottle

    Your tasting selection will include a QR code on the box and inside the box. Scan this QR code to access exclusive tasting videos. These videos feature a selection of personnel from Steenberg who will guide you through your tasting, just as if you were at the farm.


    R1,022.00 VAT