Set at the foot of the mountain after which it is named, Saronsberg Wine Cellar is a contemporary addition to the rich heritage of Tulbagh valley, formed late in 2002 when Waveren and Welgegund, two farm portions of the historic Twee Jonge Gezellen Estate, were purchased and combined to create a unique location for this progressive winery. Saronsberg has rapidly established an impressive track record being highly acclaimed in South Africa and internationally with consistently awarded wines.
Shiraz is at the heart and soul of the vineyards at Saronsberg Estate. As the focus varietal, this is a stellar expression that captures the essence of the variety within the unique context of its origin. Grown on partially weathered shale soils with a height percentage coarse fragment and some red-yellow clay-loam soils with some a 40% rock content. Twenty months’ maturation in barrel.