2023 Festive Season South African Wines

Embark on a delightful journey this festive season with a handpicked selection of exceptional wines available in our online store at Wine To Share. We take pride in discovering artisanal wines and presenting unique finds tailored for special celebrations. This year, explore our carefully curated collection designed to elevate your festive moments.


No celebration is complete without a touch of bubbly, and Genevieve Blanc de Blanc Methode Cap Classique 2018 stands out as your South African Champagne alternative. Crafted using the traditional Champenoise method, this exceptional bubbly delights with crisp notes of lemon zest, chamomile, and delicate brioche undertones. Elevate your festivities with its refined elegance and pair it with canapés to add a sophisticated touch to your celebration.


Indulge in the festive season with Gabrielskloof Elodie Chenin Blanc 2021, a top pick that brings a refreshing mix of lemon tart, white peach, and honeysuckle. Made by renowned winemaker Peter-Allan Finlayson, this South African Chenin Blanc is a crowd-pleaser with its crisp acidity and lingering finish. Pair it effortlessly with fresh seafood like shrimp or oysters, brie and crackers, or keep it light with a fresh salad for a charming touch to your festivities.


Experience the festive season with the exquisite Creation Reserve Chardonnay 2022, a standout choice that harmoniously blends rich, buttery notes with vibrant citrus undertones. This Chardonnay stands shoulder-to-shoulder in quality with a premier cru white burgundy, and makes the perfect companion for succulent roast chicken or turkey, enhancing the savoury flavors of poultry and elevating your festive feast.


Savour award-winning  Storm Vrede Pinot Noir 2020 from Hemel-en-Aarde, a perfumed and elegant Pinot Noir that has a symphony of flavors and a velvety texture. Nuanced notes of dark red berries, earthy undertones, and a hint of spice make it the perfect wine to pair with roasted duck or grilled salmon. It's a memorable wine that will bring sophistication to your gathering.


Add a flavourful touch to your festive table with Shannon Mount Bullet 2019, celebrated as South Africa's top-notch Merlot. Perfectly complementing caramelized roast vegetables and mushrooms, this distinguished Merlot features ripe red fruits like plums and dark cherries, along with earthy complexity and minerality. Effortlessly pair it with pork, charcuterie, or steak to enhance your festive dining experience.


Elevate your festive season with the exceptional Mullineux Granite Syrah 2020, a standout among our recommended wines. Crafted by five-time Platter's winery of the year, Mullineux Family Wines, this Syrah offers a captivating interplay of flavors with dark berries, subtle spice, and a distinct minerality. Pair it effortlessly with grilled lamb chops or a hearty beef stew, allowing its versatile character to complement the richness of your festive dishes.