Kleine Zalze Wines

The Kleine Zalze Range of Wines

Vineyards are where great wines are made and we go to extraordinary lengths to ensure we have access to outstanding quality grapes. In the cellar we believe in minimal intervention and our wines are produced in the most natural way by traditional methods but supported by modern equipment.

Discernibly South African in style, the Kleine Zalze wines are well structured, beautifully balanced, and true to origin and cultivar. We also recognize that consumer have a variety of wine needs and that different occasions call for different wines – hence our collection of wine ranges.   

Cellar Selection

The Cellar selection offers accessible, fruit driven red, white, and rose wines meant for easy everyday consumption and enjoyment.  The cellar team invests a lot of care and attention into crafting, selecting, and blending this range of wines to ensure the profile is accessible and tailored to consumer tastes.

Rosé

The wine has a pale pink colour and a beautiful bouquet of peach blossoms and watermelon on the nose and palate supported by a crisp citrus finish.

R510.00 / Case

R77.00

Sauvignon Blanc

Intense aromas of tropical fruit with prominent granadilla and pineapple. Zesty and flinty on the palate with the ever-present herbaceous character from Sauvignon Blanc.

R510.00 / Case

R77.00

Chenin Blanc

Tropical- and stone fruit flavours supported by a burst of citrus on the palate. Well integrated with amazing texture.

R510.00 / Case

R77.00

Chardonnay

Delicate and fresh with notes of zesty lemon and juicy ripe white peaches. Finishes crisp with lingering mouthcoating fruitiness.

R510.00 / Case

R77.00

Merlot

Our Merlot shows typical characters of ripe red berries followed by juicy fruit flavours on the palate. The wine has an exceptionally smooth mouthfeel, accentuated by supple, elegant tannin structure which will pair well with food.

R588.00 / Case

R89.00

Cabernet Sauvignon

This Cabernet shows lots of ripe red berries and dried tobacco leaf with a hint of graphite on the bouquet. The juicy palate is supported by just enough tannin provide the typical powerful Cabernet “backbone”.

R588.00 / Case

R89.00

Cabernet Sauvignon / Merlot

The 2 varieties were carefully blended to highlight the ripe dark plum aromas, typical of Cabernet, on the nose and palate. Merlot contributes savoury characters and velvety tannins. This is an elegant wine with great depth of flavour, elegant wood integration and supple structure.

R588.00 / Case

R89.00

Pinotage

A very elegant and easy drinking expression of Pinotage, the aroma reminds of mulberries and ripe plums, nuanced with a smoky undertone. The wine shows a lot of juicy red fruit on the palate with subtle floral and fynbos notes on the finish.

588.00 / Case

R89.00

Vineyard Selection

As the name suggests, the Vineyard Selection wines are all made from grapes from carefully selected and specially farmed vineyards that consistently deliver the style and quality that the winemaking team is aiming for in this range. This range offers wines with expressive flavours, complexity, structure, and cellaring potential. A great glass of wine to savour on its own or excellent partnered with food.

Sauvignon Blanc

Intense aromas of gooseberries, guava and blackcurrant, with subtle grassy undertones. The palate reveals layers of complexity with mineral structure and fresh acidity, striking a perfect balance between the green and tropical flavours this cultivar is so well known for.

R930.00 / Case

R136.00

Chenin Blanc

Flavours of melon, white peach and almond blossom and a hint of minerality that adds to the elegance of the wine. Masterfully oaked, this wine is textured and creamy on the mid-palate with a lively, crisp finish.

R930.00 / Case

R136.00

Chardonnay

Elegant and complex. Upfront aroma of limes and citrus blossoms. On the palate the delicate taste of oak, supported by a crystalline acid structure and a slight pithy finish.

R930.00 / Case

R136.00

Syrah

A generous wine that is packed with flavour, both on the bouquet and palate. Upfront aromas of white pepper and juicy black berries are beautifully balanced with a hint of violets on the palate. The plush mouthfeel is underpinned by delicate and well-integrated oak. The end is fresh and lingering with an aftertaste of black pepper.

R1,260.00 / Case

R185.00

Cabernet Sauvignon

This wine is a classically structured Cabernet that showcases its provenance. Upfront herbal notes open up in the glass, to reveal intense dark fruit. These flavours follow on the palate with cassis and black cherries being supported by a subtle herbaceous note.

R1,260.00 / Case

R185.00

Family Reserve

These are the flagship wines in our portfolio. The grapes for these wines are selected from exceptional single vineyards with a track record of delivering extraordinary grapes. Only the best oak barrels are used for maturation and special attention is given throughout the wine making process. Family Reserve wines are timeless, classic, and elegant with linear structure and cultivar specific fruit vibrancy. Quantities are limited.

Sauvignon Blanc

Only the very best Sauvignon blancs in the winery are selected for this wine, to create what we believe is a world-class expression of the cultivar. The intensely structured palate is laden with aromas of tropical fruit, supported by a backbone of the grassy, green pepper aromas that Sauvignon blanc is so well-known for.

R1,704.00 / Case

R260.00

Chenin Blanc

White peach with bursts of citrus pith. Understated power with mineral finish on the palate and a delicate floral perfume.

R1,704.00 / Case

R260.00

Shiraz

A bouquet of ripe red fruits is underpinned savoury notes and hints of black pepper. These flavours follow on the palate, which is intense and powerful upfront, with a well-rounded mouthfeel.

R2,832.00 / Case

R435.00

Cabernet Sauvignon

An intense bouquet that shows savoury tobacco notes along with liquorice and mint with a deep core of black plum and cassis. The palate shows a density and depth of flavor only found in the best vintages.

R2,832.00 / Case

R435.00

Cap Classique

Our selection of bottle fermented sparkling wines to celebrate special occasions and share magical moments. We only use the finest selected parcels of the traditional grape varieties Chardonnay and Pinot Noir to carefully craft our Cap Classique wines.

Cap Classique Vintage Brut

A full-bodied classical style Cap Classique crafted from the finest selected parcels of the traditional grape varieties Chardonnay and Pinot Noir. Bottle fermented and matured for six years prior to disgorgement.

R1,560.00 / Case

R245.00

Cap Classique Brut Rosé NV

A traditional, yet fun and flirtatious Cap Classique with flair that delights the palate as much as the eye.

R1,020.00 / Case

R146.00

Cap Classique Brut NV

A traditional Cap Classique, showing elegance and complexity with a long finish. Aromas of strawberry and blackberry fruit flavours complemented by classic biscuit bouquet richness. A lively fine mousse transforms this wine into an unforgettable sparkling sensation.

R1,020.00 / Case

R146.00

Cap Classique Nectar Rosé NV

A spontaneous, yet fun and flirtatious Cap Classique with aromas of strawberries and red berries followed by layers of tropical fruit.

R1,020.00 / Case

R146.00

Cap Classique Nectar NV

A luscious yet still traditional Cap Classique, showing elegance and complexity with biscotti deliciousness.

R1,020.00 / Case

R146.00