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OUR SELECTION FROM OVER 100 OF THE BEST SOUTH AFRICAN WINE ESTATES AT CELLAR PRICES

No matter where in South Africa you live, we bring the Cape wine route to you – from the lush valleys of Franschhoek and Constantia, to the vineyards overlooking the majestic Stellenbosch, Tulbagh and Paarl mountains. And you’ll be happy to know that these wines are brought to you at the same price you’d pay for them if you were visiting those beautiful vineyards yourself.

Learn more about the regions that produce our Wine Route collection below.

Constantia

Constantia

Dessert wines put Constantia on the map. Today Sauvignon Blanc is its signature varietal, with Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Shiraz receiving global praise. In our range: Buitenverwachting, Constantia Glen and Steenberg

Franschhoek

Franschhoek

Franschhoek produces classic wines in the French tradition, yielding top Méthode Cap Classique, world-class whites and Bordeaux-style red blends. In our range: Haute Cabrière, La Motte, L’Ormarins and Rupert & Rothschild.

Stellenbosch

Stellenbosch

From Pinotage, Shiraz and Bordeaux blends to Chardonnay and Chenin Blanc. Bold, elegant Cabernet Sauvignon is the signature varietal. In our range: Beyerskloof, Simonsig, Meerlust, Tokara, Kanonkop, Jordan, Lanzerac and more.

Darling

Darling

The cool and temperate West Coast climate produces fruity and floral wines, with Sauvignon Blanc, Shiraz and Pinotage being the most popular. Our range includes: Groote Post and Darling Cellar.

Overberg

Overberg

Situated in the Breede River Valley, this region focuses on Riesling, Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon. In our range: Raka, Excelsior Wine.

Tulbagh

Tulbagh

The region offers distinctive wines such as Montpellier’s Gewürztraminer, but it is most famous for its Méthode Cap Classique sparkling wines. In our range: Krone Borealis and Theuniskraal.

Durbanville

Durbanville

Coastal mists and cool south-easterly breezes make for crisp and elegant wines, with Sauvignon Blanc the market leader. In our range: Diemersdal, Meerendal, Altydgedacht, De Grendel and Durbanville.

Paarl

Paarl

Hot summers and chilly winters produce the right conditions for Petit Verdot, Malbec and Port-style wines, although shiraz is the signature varietal. In our range: Nederberg, Laborie, Glen Carlou and Landskroon.

Wellington

Wellington

At the foot of the Groenberg Mountain, this region impresses with its premium sparkling wines, Pinotage and Chenin Blanc. In our range: Diemersfontein, Douglas Green, Bosman and Welbedacht.

Elgin

Elgin

Cool sea breezes produce crisp wines and the terroir adds minerality. Producers of award-winning Sauvignon Blanc, Pinot Noir and Shiraz. In our range: Sophie Te’blanche and Iona.

Robertson

Robertson

Robertson growers focus on the "Big Six": Riesling, Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon. In our range: Robertson, Van Loveren, Arabella, De Wetshof and Zandvliet.

Worcester

Worcester

A hot and dry region, mostly consisting of cooperatives producing affordable reds, whites and fortified wines. In our range: Du Toitskloof Cellar and BC Wines.