Winery Rijks

Quantity: 1
Touch of Oak Pinotage 2020
Price €16,90

(22,53 €/ l) incl. VAT
plus shipping costs

Winery Rijks

With a lot of passion the Winery Rijks on the three different grape varieties Chenin Blanc, Pinotage and Shiraz specialized, each of which is offered in three different series and styles. Under the direction of Owner Neville Dorrington and the experienced winemaker Pierre Wahl Here, high class wines are produced which are regularly awarded with coveted and prestigious prizes in South Africa as well as on an international level.highly endowed prizes be awarded.

  • Founded:

  • Address:

    Rijks Cellar, Van der Stel street, Tulbagh, 6820, South Africa
  • Area:

    31 Ha
  • Max & Moritz Favourite wine:

    Rijks Touch of Oak Pinotage 2018
  • Tasting Room:

    Mon. - Fri. 10:00 - 16:00, Sat. 10:00 - 14:00

Winemaker: Pierre Wahl

Pierre was born in Port Elizabeth and from an early age he developed a passion for nature and had a childhood dream of becoming a conservationist. After graduating in the year In 1995 he began his career as a winemaker at Niel Joubert Wines in Paarl as head winemaker. In the year In 1998, he accepted a challenging position with Môreson in Franschhoek . Here he gained most of his experience as a winemaker and traveled the world of wine.

Pierre is convinced to this day that his wines are a unique handwriting wear, which is due to the fact that he has never worked as a winemaker's assistant under prescribed conditions. Pierre has worked several wineries in the Tulbagh region consulted, and his decision to participate in the 2007 northern Rhône harvest confirmed his conviction that Tulbagh best suited for larger berry varietiesincluding the Rhône and Pinotage varieties.