Wild Card Wines is a collaboration of Winemaker Louis van der Riet and Juan Koen. Together they identified a need for good quality driven Klein Karoo wines that challenges the general perception for wines from the Klein Karoo.
These vineyards are situated between the peaks of the majestic Outeniqua Mountains. Planted in rocky granite soils on four wire Perold trellis over 600m above sea level.
Tasting Notes :
Beautiful fresh green pepper, cut grass, fynbos opening up to passion fruit and guava fruit salad nose. Fresh tropical fruits and cut grass/green pepper palate with a mineral flint finish, well balanced acidity and a lingering finish.
D’Aria Sauvignon Blanc. A fresh, tropical style of Sauvignon Blanc with hints of guava, melon, asparagus and gooseberry aromas and flavors. An accessible wine with good mouth feel and a lingering finish.
D’Aria Songbird Sauvignon Blanc. A complex Sauvignon Blanc, combining aromas and flavors of green pepper, asparagus and gooseberries with tropical fruit and hints of grapefruit on the finish. The palate is full, yet elegant.
Niel Joubert Sauvignon Blanc. Almost colourless. Delicate aromas with fresh grass cuttings, hints of lime and nettle.Lively, fruit filled flavours lifted by crisp acidity. Some developing fruit with zesty attraction. Dry, crisp, finish.
Stellenrust Premium Range Sauvignon Blanc. This Sauvignon blanc has a crisp acidity with a bouquet of yellow summer fruit. At the core is a strong minerality supporting pungent fruit with the slightest bit of herbs in the backdrop.