Platter’s Wine Guide 5-Star Wine Tasting Evenings presented by Wine Village Hermanus.

You are cordially invited to one of the most anticipated wine tastings of 2021. Teaming up with The Liz McGrath Collection and Platter’s Wine Guide, Wine Village will present two tastings, celebrating the height of South African winemaking.

This is a rare opportunity to taste a curated selection from the 2021 Platter’s Wine Guide 5-Star wines. Each wine will be presented by its respective winemaker followed by an open floor for questions and discussions.

The first tasting will be held on Saturday 25 September 2021
Venue: The Marine Hotel, Hermanus.
Time: 17h30

The First Tasting Line-up
CHENIN BLANC:
Beaumont Family Wines: 2019 Hope Marguerite
Alheit Vineyards: 2019 Nautical Dawn
David & Nadia: 2019 Hoë -Steen
Stellenrust: 2019 Barrel Ferment 55

GRENACHE NOIR:
Kleine Zalze Wines: 2017 Amphora (Project Z)
AA Badenhorst Family Wines: 2019 Raaigras
Mischa Estate: 2018 Estate Limited Edition
Lourens Family Wines: 2019 Lua Ilse

CABERNET SAUVIGNON:
Restless River: 2017 Main Road & Dignity
Rust en Vrede Wine Estate: 2017 Single Vineyard
De Trafford Wines: 2017 Estate
Tokara: 2017 Reserve

Auction Wines
Bartho Eksteen Vloekskoot (CWG Auction range) 2019
Bartho Eksteen Houtskool (Flagship range) 2019
Sadie Family Wines Kokerboom (Old Vine Series) 2019
Sadie Family Wines Pofadder (Old Vine Series) 2019
Ridgeback Viognier 2019
Miles Mossop Wines Saskia-Jo (CWG Auction range) 2018
Simonsig Wine Estate Mediterraneo (CWG Auction range) 2015
Boplaas Family Vineyards Cape Vintage Reserve 2018
Paulus Wine Co Bosberaad Chenin Blanc 2019
Thelema Mountain Vineyards Reserve Petit Verdot 2017 (Sutherland range)
Spier Frans K. Smit 2018 CWG Auction Selection
Mullineux Olerasay Straw Wine (Signature range)

At the conclusion of the tasting, guests will join the winemakers and be treated to canapés and wine in a social format. A silent auction will give guests an opportunity to acquire rare Platter’s Wine Guide 5-Star wines and at the same time raise funds for the Pebbles Project (www.pebblesproject.org) to educate and enrich children of the Winelands farming communities.

Your ticket will include a year’s subscription to Platter’s Wine Guide Online Guide, a digital guide on South African wines. Only 40 tickets to each tasting at R800.00 pp per tasting will be sold.

COVID protocols will be maintained. Seating will be limited as per Government guidelines.

Should you have any questions, please call us on 028 316 3988, or email winevillage5@hermanus.co.za