5% Discount on Mixed Cases. 10% Discount on Un-Mixed Cases


Wine Shop

At every price level, an outstanding selection of wines chosen by John Hoskins MW

About Us


Savoury / earthy reds - GRENACHE NOIR, DMZ, De Morgenzon. Stellenbosch, South Africa

2018 GRENACHE NOIR, DMZ, DeMorgenzon. Stellenbosch, South Africa

Bin: 626
Alcohol Percentage: 14%
Area: Stellenbosch has long been the Cape's premium wine region. Now challenged by warm climate Swartland and cool climate coastal regions like Elgin, it can still produce top quality bottles and is perhaps working ever harder to do so.
What is perhaps unusual is to make wines in a bright, lively, 'modern' style, as this example.
Grape Variety: 100% Grenache, naturally fermented with wild yeasts and whole (un-crushed) berries (and a percentage of whole bunches). Matured for 18 months in French oak, (old 300 litre and 500 litre barrels). Bottled without fining and minimal filtration.
Producer: DeMorgenzon means 'morning sun'; it is owned by the Applebaum family and has achieved huge recognition for its wines in the last 10 years. Winemaker (and winery manager) is the ultra-talented Carl van der Merwe.
Old Bridge Rating: Lovely mix of richness and freshness - modern winemaking but with no sacrifice of hedonism.
Press Reviews: 92 Points, Tim Atkin MW 'South Africa 2018'.

£12.95 per bottle
£12.30 per bottle in a mixed case of 6 bottles
£11.66 per bottle in a mixed case of 12 bottles

Share this product: Share this wine on Facebook Share this wine on Twitter Share this wine on Pinterest
5% discount on mixed cases of 6.
10% discount on mixed cases of 12.