Terrain Specific Range

These limited release wines demonstrate the distinctiveness of specific vineyard sites and represent our finest quality.

Neil Ellis Amica 2018

Initial scents of white florals and fresh herbs are supported by notes of sweet stone fruits, honeysuckle, nectarine, lime and lemongrass. A round and creamy mouth feel while a flinty minerality contributes to a youthful and vibrant finish.
Alc: 13.5  RS: 2.8  pH: 3.11  TA: 6.6  VA:  SO2:  FSO2:

Neil Ellis Whitehall Chardonnay 2018

Straw like colour with greenish hues. Attractive aromas of lemon zest, pear and white flower notes. Tightly structured palate with mouth watering acidity, balanced by subtle oak. Restrained mineral edge, with balanced richness, elegance and length.
Alc: 13.0  RS: 3.0  pH: 3.19  TA: 3.19  VA:  SO2:  FSO2:

Neil Ellis Piekenierskloof Grenache 2015

The 2015 vintage contributed to a deeper colour than usual. The wine has dark cherries with perfumed floral aromas which flows on to the palate. The palate has a lovely freshness, great length, richness and fine grippy tannins.
Alc: 14.0  RS: 1.82  pH: 3.57  TA: 5.54  VA:  SO2:  FSO2:

Neil Ellis Groenekloof Cinsaut 2015

Medium intensity of colour with a bright crimson hue. A complex mix of red fruits, spicy notes and perfume characters. The palate is bright and youthful with cherry and fruit tart flavours. Fine grainy tannins add to the structure of the wine.
Alc: 14.0  RS: 2.4  pH: 3.54  TA: 5.2  VA:  SO2:  FSO2:

Neil Ellis Rodanos 2014

The wine has an attractive bright purple red colour with red berry aromatics and underlying spicy notes. Generous with soft texture and fine tannins. Flavours of tart red cherries and cranberries ending with a spicy pepperyness.
Alc: 14  RS: 2.0  pH: 3.49  TA: 5.60  VA:  SO2:  FSO2:

Neil Ellis Jonkershoek Cabernet Sauvignon 2016

In an effort to identify the best possible site for Cabernet Sauvignon, this signature Cabernet Sauvignon is a top-performing wine in Stellenbosch. Its distinctive style, with all the hallmarks of the Jonkershoek Valley, represents a balance of elegance and power. The nose shows restraint with deep underlying aromas of complex blue and black berry perfumes with a fresh palate followed by fine, smooth tannins.
Alc: 14.5  RS: 2.3  pH: 3.56  TA: 5.8  VA:  SO2:  FSO2:

Neil Ellis Bottelary Pinotage 2017

Deep dark colour reflective of the vintage. This multi-faceted wine shows dark plum, cherry and blackberry fruit touched by elegant floral notes. The pallet is fresh with chalky fine grained tannins.

Alc: 13.5  RS: 2.3  pH: 3.53  TA: 5.2  VA:  SO2:  FSO2:

Neil Ellis Noble Late Harvest Semillon Elgin 2016

The wine reflects bright gold colour with a green tint. Ripe peach, honey and lime notes dominate the aromas. A nice creamy textured and balanced finish frame this awarding wine.
Alc: 13.5  RS: 124  pH: 3.43  TA: 6.2  VA:  SO2:  FSO2: