2009

Besides the national Novare SA Terroir Wine Awards certificates, the top wines were also selected in the different categories identified for the Novare SA Terroir Wine Awards.

2009 Novare SA Terroir Wine Awards category winners are:

Robertson District and Swellendam District Terroir Awards

Top Chardonnay: De Wetshof Bateleur Chardonnay 2007
Top Colombar: Bon Courage Andre’s Fame Colombar 2009
Top White Blend: Bon Courage Gooseberry Bush 2009
Top Cabernet Sauvignon: Bon Courage Inkara Cabernet Sauvignon 2007
Top Dessert Wine: Bon Courage White Muscadel 2008

Breedekloof District en Worcester District Terroir Awards

Top Colombar: Nuy Colombar 2009
Top Chardonnay: Nuy Chardonnay 2008
Top Petit Verdot: Hendrik Lodewyk Petit Verdot 2004 (Du Preez Estate)
Top Shiraz: Jason’s Hill Shiraz 2007
Top Cabernet Sauvignon: Conradie Single Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon 2008
Top Dessert Wine: Nuy White Muscadel 2004 and Nuy Red Muscadel 2003

Klein Karoo Region, Swartberg and Prins Albert Wards Terroir Awards

Top Dessert Wine: SoetKaroo Muscat d’Alexandrie 2008
Constantia Ward, Houtbaai Ward and Cape Point District Terroir Awards
Top Red Wine: Groot Constantia Shiraz 2006
Top White Wine: Groot Constantia Gouverneurs Semillon 2008
Top Natural Sweet Wine: Klein Constantia Vin de Constance 2005
Durbanville Ward and Philadelphia Ward Terroir Awards
Top Red Wine: De Grendel Shiraz 2007
Top White Wine: De Grendel Winifred 2008

Paarl District Terroir Awards (including the Paarl wards below)

Top Chenin Blanc: Bosman Family Vineyards Old Bush Vine 2008
Top Viognier: Diemersfontein Carpe Diem Viognier 2008
Top Chardonnay: Glenwood Chardonnay Vigneron’s Selection 2008
Top Sauvignon Blanc: Signatures of Doolhof Sauvignon Blanc 2009
Top Red Blend: Diemersfontein Thokozani 2008
Top Malbec: Signatures of Doolhof Malbec 2007
Top Shiraz: Diemersfontein Carpe Diem Shiraz 2006
Top Pinotage: Diemersfontein Carpe Diem Pinotage 2007
Top Cabernet Sauvignon: Mount Vernon Cabernet Sauvignon 2006

Franschhoek Vallei Ward en Simonsberg-Paarl Ward Terroir Awards

Top Red Wine: Mount Vernon Malbec 2007 and Anura Shiraz Ltd Release 2007
Top White Wine: Glenwood Chardonnay Vigneron’s Selection 2008

Wellington Ward and Voor-Paardeberg Ward Terroir Awards

Top Red Wine: Diemersfontein Thokozani 2008
Top White Wine: Signatures of Doolhof Sauvignon Blanc 2009 and Diemersfontein Carpe Diem Viognier 2008

Stellenbosch District Terroir Awards (including Stellenbosch wards below)

Top Viognier: Fort Simon Platinum Collection 2008
Top Red Blend: Muratie Ansela van de Caab 2006
Top Cabernet Franc: Knorhoek Cabernet Franc 2006
Top Pinotage: Fort Simon Pinotage 2006
Top Cabernet Sauvignon: Knorhoek Cabernet Sauvignon 2006

Jonkershoek Ward and Banghoek Ward Terroir Awards

None

Devon Valley, Papegaaiberg and Polkadraai Hills Wards Terroir Awards

None

Simonsberg-Stellenbosch Ward Terroir Awards

Top Red Wine: Knorhoek Cabernet Sauvignon 2006

Bottelary Ward Terroir Awards

Top Red Wine: Fort Simon Pinotage 2006
Top White Wine: Fort Simon Platinum Collection 2008

Swartland District and Darling District Terroir Awards

Top White Wine: Kumkani Lanner Hill Single Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc 2008

Tulbagh District and Ceres Ward Terroir Awards

None

Olifants River Region, Lambertsbaai and Cederberg Wards Terroir Awards

Top Red Wine: Cederberg Shiraz 2007

Walker Bay, Overberg and Cape Agulhas Districts Terroir Awards

Top Chenin Blanc: Springfontein Jil’s Dune Chenin Blanc 2008
Top Semillon: David Nieuwoudt Ghost Corner Semillon 2008
Top Sauvignon Blanc: Strandveld Vineyards Sauvignon Blanc 2008
Top White Blend: Strandveld Vineyards Adamastor 2008
Top Cabernet Franc: Hermanuspietersfontein Swartskaap 2007
Top Shiraz: First Sighting Shiraz 2007
Top Pinotage: Springfontein Jonathan’s Ridge Pinotage 2007