Beyerskloof, Kanonkop and Kaapzicht fetch top prices at CWG 2017

THE TOP South African wines in terms of the average prices fetched at the 2017 Cape Winemakers Guild Auction in Stellenbosch were as follows, with a case = 6 × 750ml or 4.5 litre equivalent:

TOP 10 REDS IN MOST DEMAND

Beyerskloof CWG Traildust Pinotage 2015
R8692 per case, R1449 per bottle – Stellenbosch Cellar

Kanonkop CWG Paul Sauer 2014
R8138 per case, R1356 per bottle – Simonsberg-Stellenbosch Cellar

Kaapzicht Estate The Ultimate Vision 2015
R7853 per case, R1309 per bottle – Bottelary Cellar, Stellenbosch

Boekenhoutskloof Cabernet Sauvignon Auction Reserve 2015
R7680 per case, R1280 per bottle – Franschhoek Cellar

De Trafford Perspective 2015
R7500 per case, R2500 per magnum – Stellenbosch Cellar

Cederberg Teen Die Hoog Shiraz 2015
R7393 per case, R1232 per bottle – Cederberg Cellar

Rust en Vrede CWG Auction Estate 2014
R7338 per case, R1223 per bottle – Helderberg Cellar, Stellenbosch

Kanonkop CWG Pinotage 2015
R7331 per case, R1222 per bottle – Simonsberg-Stellenbosch Cellar

Hartenberg Estate CWG Auction Cabernet Sauvignon 2015
R7167 per case, R1194 per bottle – Bottelary Cellar, Stellenbosch

Newton Johnson Family Vineyards Windansea Pinot Noir 2016
R7010 per case, R1168 per bottle – Upper Hemel-en-Aarde Cellar

TOP 10 WHITES IN MOST DEMAND

Paul Cluver The Wagon Trail Chardonnay 2016
R5147 per case, R858 per bottle – Elgin Cellar

Ataraxia Under The Gavel Chardonnay 2016
R4982 per case, R830 per bottle – Hemel-en-Aarde Ridge Outfit

Delaire Graff Banghoek Chardonnay 2016
R4544 per case, R757 per bottle – Banghoek Cellar, Stellenbosch

Simonsig Die Kluisenaar Roussanne Marsanne 2016
R4282 per case, R714 per bottle – Koelenhof Cellar, Stellenbosch

Adi Badenhorst & Duncan Savage The Loveboat White 2016
R4280 per case, R713 per bottle

DeMorgenzon Roussanne 2016
R4030 per case, R672 per bottle – Stellenbosch Kloof Cellar

Mullineux Trifecta Chenin Blanc 2014
R3971 per case, R662 per bottle – Riebeek Kasteel Cellar

Bartho Eksteen Vloekskoot Sauvignon Blanc Wooded 2016
R3768 per case, R628 per bottle – Walker Bay Cellar

Beaumont Chenin Blanc Demi-Sec 2016
R3710 per case, R618 per bottle – Bot River Cellar

Waterford ‘1988 Kept Aside’ Chardonnay 2016
R3460 per case, R577 per bottle – Helderberg Cellar, Stellenbosch

Setting a new record for the highest price paid at the CWG Auction, a case of Danie Steytler’s Kaapzicht Estate The Ultimate Vision 2015 fetched R16 600 (R2767 pb), while the highest bid for a white wine was R7 000 (R1167 pb) for a case of Kevin Grant’s Ataraxia Under the Gavel Chardonnay 2016.

For more information about the event and the wines on sale, see here.

 

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