CLASSIFIED SHOPPING LIST: prices of the top SA Pinot Noirs with the best track records over the past 10 years

ALL OF THE South African wines below are included in the latest SA Pinot Noir Classification, with those having the very best track records highlighted and the listing limited to wines whose accolades include very good reviews in 2013/14.

Prices are for the latest releases/vintages to be rated – rands per standard 750ml bottle and ex-cellar in most instances (approximate retail prices if the wine is unavailable direct from the producer).


R130 – Elgin Vintners
R130 – Paul Cluver Estate
R165 – Muratie George Paul Canitz
R172 – Creation
R180 – Whalehaven
R195 – Sumaridge
R200 – Oak Valley
R202 – Danie de Wet Nature in Concert
R225 – Meerlust
R230 – Shannon Rockview Ridge
R245 – Bouchard Finlayson Galpin Peak
R250 – Chamonix Reserve
R260 – Newton Johnson Family Vineyards
R275 – Creation Reserve
R295 – Hamilton Russell
R330 – Crystallum Cuvée Cinéma
R360 – Paul Cluver Seven Flags
R738 – Bouchard Finlayson Tête de Cuvée Galpin Peak