Cavalli aims to produce intriguing and sustainable wines of such a superior quality that ours will come to be the benchmark of quality in the Helderberg. Our focus falls on varieties such as Cabernet Sauvignon, Malbec, Petit Verdot, Chenin Blanc, Chardonnay and Verdelho. Cavalli’s premium range of wines includes the NWC “Double Platinum” Grand Cru Winner ‘Cremello 2015’, a blend of Chenin Blanc/Chardonnay/Verdelho.The ‘Passions’ Range includes the award winning ‘White Knight’ Chenin Blanc and ‘Pink Pony’ Grenache Rose’ which are sure to be formidable contenders in the entry-level market, bringing a modern product and a high level of quality to the table at a price any top-end, boutique producer would struggle to beat.
FLAGSHIP RANGE - CREMELLO
The Cavalli Champion of 2017. This multiple awarded (Awards: NWC Top100 wine, Best White Blend, Double Platinum and NWC Grand Cru) wine is a blend of Chenin Blanc, Chardonnay and Verdelho . Aromas of passion fruit and vanilla pods with an aura of orange blossom. Vibrant and fresh with hints of marmalade, rounded off by citrus and stone fruits.
FLAGSHIP RANGE - WARLORD
Cavalli Flagship Red of 2018. An elegant Bordeaux blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Malbec and Petit Verdot. Dark, intense ruby colour with concentrated fruit and soft, well balanced tannins. Notes of blackcurrant, vanilla and cigar box. Ageing for 18 months in French oak results in a well rounded wine with a memorable finish.
FLAGSHIP RANGE - NIGHTMARE
A velvety blend of Shiraz and Grenache. A deep violet red wine, with subtle tannin structure to age for at least 10 years to come. Intense blackberry and ripe plum laced with cardamom and clove; juicy bushberry profile over elegant florals on the nose. Juicy, ripe entry complemented by soft, supple tannins with well-rounded mouthfeel.
PREMIUM RANGE - FILLY
A fresh, elegant Chenin Blanc laced with crisp layers of tropical and stone fruits complimented by notes of vanilla, honey and spiced oak. 9 months French oak barrel maturation, with lovely freshness leads to a well balanced wine with great palate length and a bright finish.
PREMIUM RANGE - COLT
100% Cabernet Sauvignon with a rich, intense colour and notes of eucalyptus, cigar box and vanilla revealing a palate of dark fruit and berries. Well balanced with intricate layers of oakiness. Aged for 18 months resulting in soft, silky tannins and a luscious mouthfeel. Gentle feminine tannin structures round off this delicate wine. Drink Now or Cellar for 10 years.
PASSIONS RANGE - WHITE KNIGHT
A rich Chenin Blanc that embodies both the richness and the staying power of a good Chenin Blanc from South Africa. Citrus and tropical fruits on the nose, with ripe quince and pear blossom on the pallet. a well-rounded balanced wine with a long finish.
PASSIONS RANGE - PINK PONY
A fragrant Grenache Rose that has the power and vibrancy to hold up to being served cold. Summer Fruits on the nose leading into the dry, full bodied style of the pallet, with highlights of a juicy red currant, raspberry and honeysuckle mid-palate. Made in a Provence style, perfect for the perfectionist.