Wine Ranges

Friendly Wines

Light fruit driven Perlé wines, perfect for a Summer’s day. Enjoy these wines chilled and with some ice if you want to and experience the fresh sparkle of Bonnievale in a glass.

Dawn: When the world awakens and the sun shines its first golden rays over our beautiful vineyards.
Dusk: The moment when the last rays of the sun light up the sky in shades of delicate pink

The wines are ready to drink.

BONNIEVALE Dawn

STYLE
White (Chenin Blanc) It’s fresh and fruity and will add some sparkle to your day.

SOIL
Semi Karoo/Shale

ANALYSIS
Alcohol – 9,17%
Residual sugar – 40g/l
Total acidity – 6.6g/l
PH – 3,32

FROM THE KITCHEN
Enjoy with salads, creamy pastas, rich dishes, seafood, curries as well as chicken.

BONNIEVALE Dusk

STYLE
Perlè- Rose (Chenin Blanc / Shiraz)It’s fresh and fruity and will add some sparkle to your day.

SOIL
Semi Karoo/Shale

ANALYSIS
Alcohol – 7,90%
Residual sugar – 54.6g/l
Total acidity – 5.5g/l
PH – 3,44

FROM THE KITCHEN
Enjoy with salads, creamy pastas, rich dishes, seafood, curries as well as chicken.

BONNIEVALE Sushi

STYLE
Perlè – White (Sauvignon Blanc)

SOIL
Semi Karoo/Shale

ANALYSIS
Alcohol – 9.5%
Residual sugar – 7.0g/l
Total acidity – 6.5g/l
PH – 3,48

FROM THE KITCHEN
Enjoy with sushi, salads, seafood and chicken.

Wine Ranges

Riggton Range

Light to medium bodied fruit driven wines are blended to soothe your palate.

Excellent quality wine for its price. Made to have with good friends around the braai.

Drink within 2 years.

BONNIEVALE Riggton White

STYLE
A light and fruity wine, with quava and fresh citrus flavours.

SOIL
Soft Karoo / Sandy Lime

ANALYSIS
Alcohol – 12,09%
Residual sugar – 6.79g/l
Total acidity – 6.2g/l
PH – 3,32

FROM THE KITCHEN
Chicken a-la King.

BONNIEVALE Riggton Semi-Sweet

STYLE
A semi-sweet medium bodied style wine with fresh guava and dried fruit flavours.

SOIL
Soft Karoo / Sandy Lime

ANALYSIS
Alcohol – 11,37%
Residual sugar – 21.4g/l
Total acidity – 5.7g/l
PH – 3,3

FROM THE KITCHEN
Thai green curry with chicken or prawn.

BONNIEVALE Riggton Red

STYLE
An abundance of sweet cherry & berry flavours. A fruity, easy-drinking wine with no harsh tannins.

SOIL
Semi Karoo 250mm rain annually

ANALYSIS
Alcohol – 12,50%
Residual sugar – 4.5g/l
Total acidity – 5.5g/l
PH – 3,4

FROM THE KITCHEN
‘Waterblommetjie bredie’

Wine Ranges

Premium Range

Medium to fuller wines, fruit motivated with wood used in Chardonnay and red blends.
A more textured wine that is very compatible with food.

The wines are ready to drink and can be kept 3 years after harvest.

BONNIEVALE Sauvignon Blanc

STYLE
A medium-bodied wine with tropical fruit and typical Sauvignon Blanc flavours.Crisp, fresh and flinty.

SOIL
Soft Karoo / Sandy Lime

ANALYSIS
Alcohol – 12,55%
Residual sugar – 3.3g/l
Total acidity – 5.9g/l
PH – 3,3

FROM THE KITCHEN
Seafood Platter / Sushi

BONNIEVALE Chardonnay

STYLE
A well-rounded white wine, combining lingering wood & dried fruit flavours.A buttery, round mouthful of ripe tropical fruit flavours with a hint of citrus.

SOIL
Semi Karoo / Shale

ANALYSIS
Alcohol – 13,47%
Residual sugar – 3.0g/l
Total acidity – 5.8g/l
PH – 3,39

FROM THE KITCHEN
Enjoy with salads, creamy pastas, rich dishes, seafood, curries as well as chicken.

BONNIEVALE Cabernet Sauvignon / Merlot

STYLE
A smooth, blended red wine with rich berry flavours, matured in French and American oak casks. A fruity blend with the wood contact lending a touch of spiciness, no harsh tannins or bitterness.

SOIL
Semi Karoo / Shale

ANALYSIS
Alcohol – 14,10%
Residual sugar – 4.5g/l
Total acidity – 5.6g/l
PH – 3,53

FROM THE KITCHEN
Enjoy with creamy pastas, game or red meat dishes.

BONNIEVALE Merlot

STYLE
A medium to full bodied red wine with rich berry.

SOIL
Semi Karoo / Shale

ANALYSIS
Alcohol – 14,37%
Residual sugar – 4.5g/l
Total acidity – 5.4g/l
PH – 3,58

FROM THE KITCHEN
Enjoy with creamy pastas, game or red meat dishes.

BONNIEVALE Cabernet Sauvignon / Shiraz

STYLE
Cabernet Sauvignon 60% / Shiraz 40% Presents flavours of ripe plums, spices and hints of vanilla sweetness.It shows dark fruits combined with well balanced oak.

SOIL
Semi Karoo / Shale

ANALYSIS
Alcohol – 13,91%
Residual sugar – 4.5g/l
Total acidity – 5.3g/l
PH – 3,51

FROM THE KITCHEN
Enjoy with rich game dishes.

BONNIEVALE Shiraz

STYLE
A full-bodied wine with excellent spicy oak, creamy chocolate and toffee flavours. A well-matured wine with body and fruit, the wood contact adds complexity; spicy nose with a soft finish, no harsh tannins.

SOIL
Semi Karoo / Shale

ANALYSIS
Alcohol – 14%
Residual sugar – 4g/l
Total acidity – 5.6g/l
PH – 3,61

FROM THE KITCHEN
Enjoy with all rich and creamy dishes, as well as red meat (Lamb stew) and game.

BONNIEVALE Pinotage

STYLE
A smooth quaffable red wine, with rich coffee and chocolate aromas. It shows dark fruits combined with well-balanced oak.

SOIL
Semi Karoo / Shale

ANALYSIS
Alcohol – 13,5%
Residual sugar – 3.9g/l
Total acidity – 5.7g/l
PH – 3,52

FROM THE KITCHEN
Enjoy with lamb chops and selection of red meat.

BONNIEVALE Natural Sweet Shiraz

STYLE
Dried fruit on the nose with a hint of spice. Fruity and natural sweet for any occasion.

SOIL
Semi Karoo / Shale

ANALYSIS
Alcohol – 12,5%
Residual sugar – 50.4g/l
Total acidity – 5.7g/l
PH – 3,56

FROM THE KITCHEN
Enjoy with steak, chicken and spicy dishes.

Wine Ranges

Sparkling Wine

This award-winning sparkling wine is easy to enjoy.
Although slightly drier in style it has lovely fruity aromas and flavours.

BONNIEVALE Sauvignon Blanc Brut

STYLE
An elegant, fruity sparkling wine, crisp and fresh with lingering aftertaste.Typical Sauvignon Blanc flavours with crisp fresh tropical fruit undertones.

SOIL
Semi Karoo 250mm rain annually

ANALYSIS
Alcohol – 12,50%
Residual sugar – 11.1g/l
Total acidity – 6.5g/l
PH – 3,39

FROM THE KITCHEN
Alfredo Pasta.

Wine Ranges

Barrel Select

Cream of the crop – individually selected blocks of single vineyard wines with deep colour and cultivar specific fruit. Wines are full-bodied with good structure. Wines are wood matured for 15 months in French oak barrels, and has an aging potential of up to 5years.

Perfect for food parings and special moments.

BONNIEVALE Cabernet Sauvignon 2012

STYLE
This Cabernet Sauvignon is made from fully ripe grapes for a complex wine with prominent blackcurrant & spicy flavours. A mouthful of fruit flavours, complexity and smokiness. Beautiful berry and plum flavours with a hint of dark chocolate flavour from barrel contact.

SOIL
Soft Karoo Produced on high lying, cool slopes for fruity, full wines.

ANALYSIS
Alcohol – 13,2%
Residual sugar – 3.20g/l
Total acidity – 5.1g/l
PH – 3,65

FROM THE KITCHEN
Excellent with red meat as well as game dishes and perhaps a chocolate fondue.

BONNIEVALE Shiraz 2012

STYLE
This Shiraz is made from fully ripe grapes for a complex wine with prominent spice and berry flavours. A full-bodied dark red wine with lovely dried fruit flavours and spiciness, soft tannins make it easy-drinking. Lovely smoked coffee flavours from barrel contact.

SOIL
Soft Karoo Produced on high lying, slightly warmer north facing slopes with more sunshine for fullness

ANALYSIS
Alcohol – 13,22%
Residual sugar – 4.0g/l
Total acidity – 5.3g/l
PH – 3,53

FROM THE KITCHEN
A big wine for big dishes, enjoy with red meat and game dishes. Or duck in honey sauce.

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