Buitenverwachting

Buitenverwachting means 'beyond expectation' and the farm lives up to its name, situated on the slopes of the magnificent Constantiaberg. The history of the estate is rooted in the very heart of South Africa itself having once been part of the original Constantia Estate, founded by Simon van der Stel, the first Governor of the Cape. Buitenverwachting produces internationally acclaimed wines of great complexity with unique aromatic profiles and extraordinary elegance reflecting their cool climate Constantia location.  

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Buitenverwachting Blanc de Noir
This blend of noble red varieties offers a combination of attractive crushed strawberry and raspberry characters brushed with fleshy peach aromatics and a well balanced frisky finish.
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Buitenverwachting Sauvignon Blanc
The wine has a pale lemon yellow colour and a bouquet reminiscent of green figs with hints of gooseberries and an intrusion of green peppers. The wine is dry, full bodied and has a long lingering finish.
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Buitenverwachting Hussey's Vlei Sauvignon Blanc
The grapes for this wine come from a very special vineyard situated high on the Constantiaberg in a portion of the farm known as Husseys Vlei. The distinct character and charm of this microclimate is captured in this very alluring wine.
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Buitenverwachting Buiten Blanc
This full bodied Sauvignon Blanc based blend offers a variation of fruit characters including ripe gooseberry, green peppers, green melon and hints of tropical fruit.
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Buitenverwachting Chardonnay
This full bodied, rich Chardonnay offers powerful citrus expressions and steely backbone, enriched by classic toasty and butterscotch-like characters brushed with mineral undertones with great balance.
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Buitenverwachting 1769 Muscat de Frontignan
This classic Constantia dessert wine blooms with generous ripe apricot, melon,fynbos and baked apple characters, with sumptuous sweetness balanced by riveting natural acidity to a long succulent fresh finish.
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Buitenverwachting Meifort
Full bodied and complex red blend. Warm and inviting nose showing elegant plum, red cherry characters combined with spicy oak and tobacco characters.
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Buitenverwachting Block 8
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Buitenverwachting Maximus
Rich but elegant, with a beautiful lengthy finish.
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Buitenverwachting Christine
This Bordeaux style blend consists of Cabernet Sauvignon, and Cabernet Franc, The wine offers rich red fruit characters reminiscent of ripe cherry and black currant with dark chocolate and tobacco undertones.