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Experience the incredible diversity of today’s South African wines. Premium Independent Wineries of South Africa (PIWOSA) is a collective of independent wine producers from across the Western Cape. Meet them and taste their signature white varietal, Chenin Blanc, plus top-flight examples of many of the world’s most popular wine styles, all crafted with a distinctively South African flair. Then challenge your knowledge and expectations in a fun and informative blind tasting. Don’t miss this opportunity to taste some of the best wines South Africa has to offer.

Destination South Africa

Thursday, June 1, 2017

The Cathedral Church of St. James
65 Church Street, Toronto

Walk-around Tasting: 6:30 p.m

Ticket price: $75 per person

All attendees will receive a $10 gift card at the event,
courtesy of Wines of South Africa.

 

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STYLE WINE CLASSIFICATION SCORES SIZE(ML) SUGAR LCBO#
DE GRENDEL WINE ESTATE
White Wine DE GRENDEL SAUVIGNON BLANC 2016* WO Coastal Region DEC 90 750 XD 512921
White Wine DE GRENDEL OP DIE BERG CHARDONNAY 2015* WO Ceres Plateau PLAT 4.5 Stars
(out of 5)
750 XD 497875
Red Wine DE GRENDEL OP DIE BERG PINOT NOIR 2014* WO Ceres Plateau PLAT 4.5 Stars
(out of 5)
750 XD 497859
Red Wine DE GRENDEL SHIRAZ 2015 WO Coastal Region 750 XD 174557
GLENELLY ESTATE
White Wine GLENELLY CELLARS GRAND VIN CHARDONNAY 2014* WO Stellenbosch RP 92 750 XD 382200
Red Wine GLENELLY GLASS COLLECTION SYRAH 2012 WO Stellenbosch 750 XD 493841
Red Wine GRAND VIN DE GLENELLY RED 2010* WO Simonsberg-Stellenbosch 750 D 360339
Red Wine GLENELLY LADY MAY 2010* WO Stellenbosch WS 91 750 D 480426
JORDAN WINE ESTATE
White Wine JARDIN NINE YARDS CHARDONNAY 2015* WO Stellenbosch PLAT 4.5 Stars
(out of 5)
750 XD 493858
White Wine JARDIN BARREL FERMENTED CHARDONNAY 2015* WO Stellenbosch PLAT 5 Stars
(out of 5)
750 XD 663336
Red Wine JARDIN BLACK MAGIC MERLOT 2013* WO Stellenbosch RP 90 750 XD 485508
Red Wine JARDIN CABERNET SAUVIGNON 2013 WO Stellenbosch PLAT 4.5 Stars
(out of 5)
750 XD 714501
JOURNEY'S END VINEYARDS
White Wine JOURNEY'S END SINGLE VINEYARD CHARDONNAY 2015 WO Stellenbosch 750 XD 497321
White Wine JOURNEY'S END DESTINATON CHARDONNAY 2015* WO Stellenbosch 750 XD 497289
Red Wine JOURNEY'S END SHIRAZ 2012* WO Stellenbosch 750 XD 337642
Red Wine JOURNEY'S END CAPE DOCTOR CABERNET SAUVIGNON 2011* WO Stellenbosch 750 XD 497271
KEN FORRESTER VINEYARDS
White Wine KEN FORRESTER OLD VINE RESERVE CHENIN BLANC 2016* WO Stellenbosch 750 XD 231282
White Wine KEN FORRESTER THE FMC CHENIN BLANC 2015* WO Stellenbosch 750 D 37291
Red Wine KEN FORRESTER RENEGADE 2012* WO Western Cape PLAT 4.5 Stars
(out of 5)
750 XD 487306
Red Wine KEN FORRESTER THE GYPSY 2011* WO Western Cape RP 91 750 XD 234237
KLEIN CONSTANTIA
White Wine KLEIN CONSTANTIA SAUVIGNON BLANC 2015* WO Western Cape RP 90 750 XD 493924
Red Wine KLEIN CONSTANTIA ANWILKA PETIT FRÈRE 2014 WO Stellenbosch 750 XD 497818
Red Wine KC CABERNET SAUVIGNON/MERLOT 2013* WO Western Cape 750 D 366245
Dessert Wine KLEIN CONSTANTIA VIN DE CONSTANCE 2012* WO Constantia WS 95 500 S 5033
PAUL CLUVER WINES
White Wine PAUL CLUVER GEWURZTRAMINER 2016* WO Elgin 750 XD 494229
White Wine PAUL CLUVER SAUVIGNON BLANC 2015* WO Elgin RP 91 750 XD 483743
White Wine PAUL CLUVER DRY ENCOUNTER RIESLING 2015 WO Elgin RP 90 750 XD 494237
RAATS FAMILY WINES
White Wine RAATS OLD VINE CHENIN BLANC 2016* WO Stellenbosch 750 XD 494559
White Wine RAATS ORIGINAL CHENIN BLANC 2016* Unwooded, WO Stellenbosch WS 91 750 XD 651497
Red Wine RAATS DOLOMITE CABERNET FRANC 2014* WO Stellenbosch RP 89 750 XD 494542
Red Wine RAATS RED JASPER 2015 WO Stellenbosch 750 XD 494534
RADFORD DALE
White Wine RADFORD DALE CHENIN BLANC 2016* WO Stellenbosch 750 XD 320853
Red Wine RADFORD DALE BLACK ROCK 2013* WO Swartland RP 90 750 XD 485490
Red Wine RADFORD DALE SYRAH 2012* WO Stellenbosch DEC 94 750 XD 433813
Red Wine RADFORD DALE NUDITY SYRAH 2015 Voor Paardeberg, WO Paarl 750 XD 493932
THE DRIFT
White Wine BONFIRE HILL EXTREME VINEYARDS WHITE 2015 WO Paarl 750 XD 497149
Red Wine THE DRIFT GIFT HORSE BARBERA 2015* WO Overberg 750 XD 497172
Red Wine BONFIRE HILL EXTREME VINEYARDS RED 2014* WO Western Cape 750 XD 487082
Red Wine THE DRIFT MOVEABLE FEAST RED 2013* WO Overberg 750 D 497164
* Taste Only - not available for ordering at the event. Please use our product search for details.
 
Scores:
DEC decanter.com
PLAT Platter's South African Wine Guide
RP robertparker.com
WS winespectator.com