The history of the estate dates back to between 1696 and 1704, when the governor of the Cape left it to a certain widow named Cloete. This courageous woman was one of the first settlers who ventured into the inhospitable Swartland region. The early settlers were simple people, with only the most limited agricultural equipment and basic necessities to support themselves.
Colour: Ruby red.Bouquet: Lots of berry fruit intermingled with mocca, vanilla and oak spices.
Taste: Medium to full-bodied with elegant, fine fruit and well structured tannins. This wine is ideal with game and grilled or roasted red meat.