De Toren

"Without aim and direction you are nowhere. Our wine crafting roadmap is clear and precise, our objective
is to develop and re-define the Bordeaux concept and adapt it to be uniquely South African... achieving very
complex, balanced and expressive wines."

"Without aim and direction you are nowhere. Our wine crafting roadmap is clear and precise, our objective
is to develop and re-define the Bordeaux concept and adapt it to be uniquely South African... achieving very
complex, balanced and expressive wines."

"Without aim and direction you are nowhere. Our wine crafting roadmap is clear and precise, our objective
is to develop and re-define the Bordeaux concept and adapt it to be uniquely South African... achieving very
complex, balanced and expressive wines."

De toren estate

At De Toren we decided what wines we wanted to make, then planted the vineyards according to the style of wine and the demands of the soil.


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Winemaker Charles on the 2019 Vintage...

The story of the 2019 vintage commenced much earlier than one would expect. To be precise, it started merely one month after the 2018 vintage found itself snug in the cellar. The month of April 2018 brought some much needed rain and our soils soaked up every inch of this life-giving moisture. It was the first heavy rains in three years and winter...

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experts in making

Bordeaux-style red wines

Each of our wines are site specific; a reflection of the soil in which they grow. De Toren Fusion V, dominated by Cabernet Sauvignon while the merlot lead De Toren Z. Each offers a unique flavor profile, both are complex and intense with long ageing potential.

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Wine makes daily living easier, less hurried, with fewer tensions and more tolerance...
Wine makes daily living easier, less hurried, with fewer tensions and more tolerance... Wine makes daily living easier, less hurried, with fewer tensions and more tolerance...
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