Minimal intervention to ensure that the essense of South African terroir is
captured in the wines.
Over the years at Cape Point I have gotten to understand maritime vineyards a little better and have thus opted to source grapes for Savage from maritime and altitude sites. Inspiration has also come from many great older reds from South Africa and abroad that have stood the test of time with moderate alcohol and extraction.
“Duncan Savage makes some of South Africa’s greatest wines either at Cape Point Vineyards (see separate entry) and the bijou namesake label…Speaking to Duncan, I came away with the impression that Duncan is a talented winemaker waking up to the possibilities that South Africa has to offer. You will find few wines that surpass his white and red blends.” Wine Advocate, Neal Martin, Oct 2014;
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