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IT’S ALWAYS SUMMER WHERE THERE’S SAVANHA

Our South African winemakers have a world of options, choosing from well developed terroir for specific varietals. Every harvest presents a wonderful basket of fruit flavours. South African sunshine produces well developed sugars and flavours, inspiring winemaking creativity that satisfies different tastes and lifestyles.

 
 
 

taste south african sunshine

 
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Savanha Sun

Sauvignon Blanc

Fresh, unwooded, medium-bodied wine with subtle hints of tropical fruit.

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Savanha Sun

Chenin Blanc

Fresh, fruity, unwooded wine with pink and red apples on the palate. 

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Savanha Sun

Chardonnay

 A medium-bodied,  un-wooded wine with citrus aromas.

 
 
 
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Savanha Sun

Merlot

A fruit-driven wine showing layers of red berries and a hint of spice on the palate.

 

 

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Savanha Sun

Pinotage / Shiraz

A soft tannin structure supports cherries, sweet red plums and raspberries finishing with hints of spice on the palate.

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Savanha Sun

Shiraz

Richly fruited wine with a smoky, spicy, full palate, that is sweet but not jammy.

 

 

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Savanha Sun

Cabernet Sauvignon

Layers of dark berry fruit combined with subtle hints of liquorice.

 

 

 

Winemaker's selection

 
 
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Winemaker's selection

Chenin Blanc

A fruity wine
showing green
guava, pear, apple, and hints of litchi on the nose. 

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Winemaker's selection

Chardonnay

The palate is creamy with layered grapefruit, lime, yellow apple and hints of vanilla.

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Winemaker's selection

Pinotage

This classic South African Pinotage has generous red berry fruit and soft tannins.

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Winemaker's selection

Cabernet Sauvignon

Ripe fruit, cherries and oak spice that
follow through
from nose
to palate. 

 
 

OUR WINEMAKERS

The art of sun and soil

 

Frans Smit and his team understand every detail about the origin, history and seasonality of particular varietals. In the tradition of one of the oldest South African wine farms, this wine-making knowledge makes it possible to create wines that express all the unique characteristics of each vintage and varietal.

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Savanha wines celebrate a life lived vibrantly, with South African wholeheartedness.  

 
 
 
 

Our Way

Being part of the Spier family, sustainability is our foundation. We respect the earth and value our natural resources. Without a healthy environment and skilled people to work the land, our glass would be empty. 

 

Read about our commitment to quality and ethical production – and how our wines have earned their award-winning pedigree.

Read more here