The Banrock Station Crimson Cabernet displays bright raspberry, strawberry and cream, with some refreshing lifted floral notes. On the palate, bright red berries are coupled with mouth filling creaminess. A silky smooth tannin structure is complemented by full fruit flavours and a refreshing spritz kick to finish. Food pairings: Enjoy this wine with a summer BBQ, pre dinner nibbles, cheese platter, seafood, Vietnamese rolls and fresh fruit platters.
Tasting Note: Luscious & lighter in alcohol (6.5% ABV), this lightly sparkling wine is soft, fresh and sweet, exhibiting lifted floral and exotic fruit characteristics, finishing with a bright natural acidity, and a refreshing natural effervescence.
Banrock Station Raspberry & Blackcurrant Fusion is a delightful mix of a soft red blend and the ripe flavours of raspberry and blackcurrant. Sits comfortably on the palate and continues to develop typical red characters of dark forest fruits.
This delicious Rose wine has been delicately blended with natural flavours and the juice of Strawberry, Blueberry and Blackberry. The result is a bright , fruity, refreshingly sweet Rose wine perfect for sharing with friends. Enjoy chilled or over ice for the perfect serve.
Banrock Station Tropical Fusion is a delectable mix of crisp white wine and tropical fruit flavours. Pineapple, melon and orange notes lead into a well balanced palate of ripe tropical fruits with a distinct citrus undertone. Perfect for a summer beach picnic with friends.
The Banrock Station Moscato displays lifted Muscat-style aromatics, with subtle hints of fresh grapefruit and lemon. On the palate, delicate passion fruit and fresh pineapple flavours with sweet characteristics are present. The gentle spritz gives the wine an appealing lift and refreshing finish.
Perfect as an aperitif, with delicate cheese platters and deserts, or with crisp summer salads. Serve chilled.
The Banrock Station Pink Moscato displays fresh, aromatic notes of citrus and melon with a touch of sherbert and musk. On the palate, fresh melon and sweet floral characteristics are present. The natural fruit sweetness is balanced with the fresh acid finish and the gentle spritz gives the wine a refreshing finish. Food pairings: Best suited as an aperitif, with delicate cheese platters and deserts, or with crisp summer salads. Serve chilled.
Tasting Note: The Banrock Station Pinot Gris exhibits poached pear, with white floral, and exotic clove and cinnamon spices on the nose. The palate displays mouth-filling pear and apple fruit flavours, nougat, with a crunchy acid finish.
The Banrock Station Sauvignon Blanc displays lifted tropical and herbaceous aromas. On the palate, fresh and soft gooseberry flavours finish with a grassy lift. A careful selection of lively Sauvignon Blanc parcels was made in order to obtain the fresh gooseberry lift and fleshy texture for which the Sauvignon Blanc variety is known. Try this wine with chicken, seafood and Asian food
The Banrock Station Shiraz exhibits lifted aromas of raspberry and sweet plum with hints of spice supported by vanilla oak. On the front palate sweet raspberry and dark berry fruits are present. Medium grainy tannins are evident, adding structure; however this red wine remains soft. The mid palate is rich with fruit sweetness, vanillin oak and spice complexity, ultimately finishing dry and soft.
Food pairings: Enjoy served with a creamy mushroom pasta.
The Banrock Station Shiraz Cabernet Sauvignon exhibits lifted aromas of raspberry and blackberry with hints of eucalyptus. These aromas are accompanied by savoury notes of sage, thyme and black pepper spice with underlying vanilla coconut oak characters. This wine is a soft, medium to full bodied red with bright plum, raspberry and blueberry fruit flavours, combining savoury notes of sage, thyme, star anise and black pepper. This wine is well structured with fine savoury tannins, coconut oak undertones, balanced acidity and finished with lingering dark berry, thyme and mint flavours.
Food pairings: Enjoy served with meat dishes, such as Lamb, Beef and mushroom based dishes, soft ripe cheeses.
The Banrock Station White Shiraz encompasses fresh lifted strawberry, cherry and citrus aromas, with hints of spice. Exhibiting concentrated berry flavours with a rich creamy palate, this wine displays soft tannins and a lingering fresh acid finish. Food pairings: Enjoy with a warm Thai beef salad, or a spicy Asian stir fry.
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