Project Description

ROCHESTER

Rochester is owned by the De Wet family in Robertson, South Africa.

Winemaking and viticulture are the family passions which dates back to 1697 when the first De Wet settler in South Africa was appointed cellarmaster of the Dutch East India Company.

Wine is made in the vineyard and perfected in the winery”

ROCHESTER
CHARDONNAY
Crisp, elegant white with citrus nuances on the nose.
Smooth on the palate, with a hint of oak.
Well-balanced, ending on a buttery finish.
ROCHESTER
CHENIN BLANC
Up front aromas of tropical fruit and citrus.
A touch of sweetness is perfectly balanced by crisp acidity,
leading to a refreshing finish.
ROCHESTER
SAUVIGNON BLANC
Aromas of granadilla, cut grass and guava, follow
through to the palate, with flavours of lime and ripe figs.
Finishes with a crisp and fruity aftertaste.
ROCHESTER
VIOGNIER
Apricot and lemon peel aromas on the nose,
with hints of spice on the palate.
Flavoursome and fresh with a lingering finish.
ROCHESTER
ROSÉ
A fruity and refreshing pink, with a medley of ripe
summer berries on the nose, which follows through to the taste.
Balance between the sweet fruit aromas and acidity of the wine,
ensures excellent drinkability.
ROCHESTER
NATURAL SWEET WHITE
Aromas of ripe pineapple and granadilla on the nose.
An easy drinking wine, best served chilled.
ROCHESTER
SWEET RED
Soft, sweet and approachable.
Ripe blueberry and plum aromas, which follow through on the palate.
ROCHESTER
CABERNET SAUVIGNON
Blackcurrant and plum on the nose with subtle spice.
A smooth, full-bodied wine with a deep fruity flavour.
ROCHESTER
MERLOT
Aromas of dark red berry fruits with a touch of spice.
On the palate smooth with the coffee and chocolate
notes perfectly complimenting the soft fruity flavours.
ROCHESTER
PINOTAGE
Soft and supple with aromas of ripe banana,
blackcurrant and prune on the nose.
Well-balanced acidity ensures a pleasant lingering aftertaste.
ROCHESTER
SHIRAZ
Black cherry, liquorice and vanilla on the nose
with soft spice following through to the palate.
Smooth, soft tannins with a peppery backdrop.
ROCHESTER
RESERVE SHIRAZ VIOGNIER
Packed with juicy dark berries and peppery undertones.
Full-bodied Shiraz mouth feel with subtle Viognier nose.
Smooth and velvety with a soft lingering finish.