|Region:||South Africa » Coastal Region|
Nose: honey, peach, honeydew melon, rich and intense. Palate: Sweet honeydew melon, peach, honey, some restrained/subtle creaminess from oak. Sharp, firm acid. Well balanced and complex, refreshing and long on palate.
- Snoothrank: Avg. Price $16.18
- Avg. Price $14.89
- Avg. Price $10.94
- Avg. Price $15.69
- Avg. Price $9.42
- Avg. Price $13.89
Varietals Produced by Boschendal Wines View all
British wine writer and critic, Jancis Robinson, once noted that throughout the 80’s and 90’s in the United States, C...
“King of the Red Wine Grapes.” The colonizer of the vineyards, pushing native wine grapes into its shadows. The Caber...
The Occitanian word “merlot” translates to “young blackbird.” An accurate description for this popular, early-budding...
History of the grape: Modern day French oenologist Pierre Galet states Chenin Blanc has been in France at least since...
The irony here is that Syrah’s origins could give Carmen Sandiego a run for her international wallet. Syrah’s deepest...
Sauvignon Blanc is widely grown in California -- at over 15,000 acres, it’s now the third most planted variety -- and...
Page 2 of 3Boschendal Wines on Snooth
No written review
Although I’ve always enjoyed a glass of wine it’s not until a few months ago that I started to take any notice of what I was drinking. What country, grape, vintage didn’t come into my thinking it was just another glass of wine (enjoyable as it was, most of the time). BUT NOW !............My neighbours introduced me to a Bottle of South African ... Read More
solid offering and hard to find from the prestigious estate -- spent some time there and this wine is well presented, fairly young still, but aged nicely. Read More
I have recently started to delv into the complex and seemingly endless world of wine. I have so much to learn! I love to have a challenge but will be seeking guidance on a regular basis. Any and all recommendations for a beginner will be gratefully accepted. Suggestions on beginner wines to starter wines for collecting and anything else anyone t... Read More
Hi all,New to this forum and new to the joys of drinking good wine.Always loved drinking wine but don't know much about it, I've always drunk run of the mill labels but a friend recently introduced me to a South African red 1685 Boschendal Shiraz, which i loved since then i have tried other Boschendal's Chardonnay & Cabernet Sauvignon, also a B... Read More
At £5 a bottle this one is steal - very smooth, but rich red. Read More
Big on aroma and flavours, combining a lemony nose with citrus and ripe tropical fruit on the palate. Lively and fresh Chardonnay from the Boschendal Estate. Rich and creamy with notes of ripe mango, pineapple and pear fruit. Read More
Nose: honey, peach, honeydew melon, rich and intense. Palate: Sweet honeydew melon, peach, honey, some restrained/subtle creaminess from oak. Sharp, firm acid. Well balanced and complex, refreshing and long on palate. Read More
MMmmm... overly acidic, too bright on the palette with a quick finish and minimal complexity - under Oaked. grapefruit & peaches + some toasted vanilla & enough citric snap to make you take notice but disapointing overall..(sampled at Boschendal vineyard in cape Town so truely a double whammy as expected far better) Read More
My husband and I have put ourselves on a budget (considering the state of the economy) and are trying to only buy wines for $13 and under. Anyone out there have a favorite that fits that price in mind? Read More
Best Wine Deals
Whatcha drinking tonight?Replied
Apollonio Salice Salentino Rosso (2008)Listed
Mcpherson Grenache-Mourvedre (2008)Cellared
Bay Area Earthquake on 24 Aug 2014Replied
The Little Penguin Cabernet Sauvignon (2010)Reviewed
Casaleiro Reserva (2012)Rated
What have you bought lately?Replied
Tempranillo Cabernet Sauvignon Solaz (2011)Cellared
Domaine de Malavielle Charmille Rose (2013)Cellared