First created in 1994 from the classic blend traditionally reserved for sparkling wines, our Chardonnay (77%) Pinot Noir (23%) was the first South African still wine produced in this style. Today this wine is one of South Africa's iconic white blends, proudly produced by the von Arnim family in Franschoek. An unwooded Chardonnay blend, rounded off with Pinot Noir. Chardonnay contributes freshness and finesse to the blend while the Pinot provides body and structure. Expect citrus fruit underlined by a firm acidity. An abundance of white peach, citrus, lychee and red fruit on the nose with a delectable full mouthfeel
A good food wine pairs especially well with Mediterranean dishes
Haute Cabriere is one of the most renowned vineyards in the Franschhoek Valley. Still family run by the Von Arnim Family, currently at the helm are Achim Von Arnim and his son Takuan Von Arnim. Cradled by the Franschhoek Mountains and deeply rooted in history, Haute Cabrière – The Home of Pierre Jourdan Cap Classique is one of Franschhoek’s most exquisite food and wine destinations, where visitors get to experience a deep passion for wine, a culture of wine pairing and the art of sabrage.
Alcohol: 12.5% vol
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