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 delicate pink hue that echoes that of rose petals. A beautiful bouquet of peach blossoms and fresh cherries follow on the palate supported by a citrus freshness and refreshing finish.

R450.00 / Case

R75.00

Sauvignon Blanc

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

R450.00 / Case

R75.00

Chenin Blanc

Tropical stonefruit flavours supported by a burst of citrus on the palate. Well integrated with amazing texture.

R408.00 / Case

R68.00

Chardonnay

Limey fruit curd with apple blossom and pear flavours. Full but silky mouthfeel. Drink now or enjoy until 2024.

R450.00 / Case

R75.00

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.

R522.00 / Case

R87.00

Cabernet Sauvignon

This Cabernet show lots of red fruit and crushed herbs on the bouquet. The palate follows with ripe cranberries and just enough tannin to give the typical Cabernet “backbone”.

R522.00 / Case

R87.00

Cabernet Sauvignon / Merlot

This is an elegant wine that has great depth of flavour and with its great balance and wood integration this wine should age gracefully for many years to come.

R522.00 / Case

R87.00

Pinotage

A very elegant expression of Pinotage, the aroma profile is of mulberries and ripe plums, nuanced with a smoky undertone. The wine shows a lot of juicy ripe fruit on the palate with lovely floral notes on the finish.

R522.00 / Case

R87.00

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 flavours of gooseberries, kiwi and a strong herbal interest. The palate reveals layers of complexity with mineral structure and greener notes.

R720.00 / Case

R120.00

Chenin Blanc

Tight with flavours of melon, peach, guava and a hint of minerality. Masterly oaked with a lively crisp finish.

R720.00 / Case

R120.00

Chardonnay

Elegant and complex. Limey fruit with perfect oak balance and a mineral finish on the palate.

R720.00 / Case

R120.00

Shiraz

A generous wine that is packed, both on the bouquet and palate, with ripe red fruit that is beautifully balanced with a hint of fynbos. Subtle and juicy tannins give the wine appeal both on its own or with food.

R972.00 / Case

R162.00

SMV

As always, this wine displays classic Rhone elements while still maintaining its undeniable South African identity.

R972.00 / Case

R162.00

Cabernet Sauvignon

This wine is a classically structured Cabernet that speaks more of refinement and elegance than of power and weight. Initially a closed bouquet will open up, in the glass, to intense dark fruit followed by wet fynbos.

R972.00 / Case

R162.00

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

Lively and herbaceous with crisp layers of fruit. Intense palate with tropical and green elements. A serious wine with a long future.

R1,440.00 / Case

R240.00

Chenin Blanc

White flowers and quince with hints of minerality leading to stone fruit flavours supported by well-integrated oak.

R1,440.00 / Case

R240.00

Shiraz

A bouquet of ripe red fruits is underpinned savoury notes and hints of pink peppercorn. These flavours follow on the palate which is intense and powerful upfront, yet still has a fine-grained tannin structure and good freshness keeps everything in balance.

R2,550.00 / Case

R425.00

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.

R2,550.00 / Case

R425.00

Cap Classique

Our small 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.

MCC Vintage Brut

An old-world style sparkling wine crafted from the finest selected parcels of the traditional grape varieties Chardonnay and Pinot Noir, bottle fermented and matured for five years prior to disgorgement.

R1,428.00 / Case

R238.00

MCC Brut Rosé NV

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

R858.00 / Case

R143.00

MCC Brut NV

A traditional MCC, 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.

R858.00 / Case

R143.00