Established in 1714 by two Frenchmen from the city Montpellier (“Spyseniersberg” or “Chef’s Mountain”) in France, this historic Cape Dutch Wine Estate recently celebrated its 300th anniversary. Steeped in a rich history of wine making, Montpellier is renowned for producing wines with integrity and character representative of the Tulbagh Valley terroir.
In addition to producing award-winning wine, Montpellier serves as a tranquil getaway and stunning event venue. Its charming hillside chapel, Cape Dutch homestead, reception facilities and expansive grounds offer breath-taking views of the magnificent surrounding mountains and provide the perfect setting for any memorable occasion. Montpellier offers a world of historical and natural beauty all in one place for a relaxing food and wine daytrip, a weekend getaway with family and friends, or the wedding of your dreams.
Montpellier Rosé 2018
This Shiraz Rosé is packed with zesty cherry and strawberry fruit flavours. It shows great length with a clean smooth finish.
This wine is made to be enjoyed while still young and fresh.
Cultivar: 100% Shiraz
Montpellier Sauvignon Blanc 2018
This Sauvignon blanc has an exuberant nose of ripe asparagus, fig and subtle passion fruit aromas. Medium to full-bodied on the pallet with a crisp and fruity after taste.
Cultivar: 100% Sauvignon Blanc
Montpellier Chenin Blanc 2018
A ripe and tropical Chenin blanc which boldly displays a hearty citrus bouquet before it bursts on the palate in a delectable finale.
Cultivar: 100% Chenin Blanc
Montpellier Viognier 2017
Peach, apricot and wildflowers on the nose. Hints of spice and stone fruit on the palate. Clean acid is complemented by subtle oak to create a refined and balanced mouth-feel.
Cultivar: 100% Viognier
Montpellier Gewürztraminer 2017
This dry, 100% pure Gewürztraminer has been matured for 12 months in French oak barrels as evidenced by its wheat-field tones. Turkish Delight, litchi and almond flavours are backed by a nutty lengthy finish.
Cultivar: 100% Gewürztraminer
Montpellier Shiraz 2013
This is a beautiful balanced red wine, wood matured for 12 months. It abounds with blackberry and hints of dark chocolate, black pepper and toasted coffee, which is supported with a soft tannin structure and lingers on the aftertaste.
Cultivar: 100% Shiraz
Montpellier Cabernet Sauvignon 2013
A ruby red, full-bodied Cabernet Sauvignon, wood matured for 12 months. It abounds with full ripened berries with hints of eucalyptus, mint and pencil shavings, fi nishing in soft tannins which yield a good maturation potential.
Cultivar: 100% Cabernet Sauvignon
Montpellier MCC Chardonnay 2012
This vibrant MCC is rich with yeasty character. On the nose it is quite fruity with hints of dried apricot following through. The palate is well rounded and dry with flavours of dried banana, oak and granny apple.
Cultivar: 100% Chardonnay
Montpellier MCC Brut 2013
On the nose this Classical MCC offers hints of green fruit accompanied with a zesty fresh fragrance. With its well-rounded mouth feel it is easy to pick up the sun dried pear, litchi and ripe pear flavours on the palate. This MCC is perfect for any event as a luxurious welcome drink!
Cultivar: 50% Pinot Noir, 50% Chardonnay
Montpellier Spyseniersberg White NV
This wine carries floral notes, tropical fruit and spices on the nose that follow through on the palate. An elegant mouthfeel supported by a fresh acidity make this wine a delight for the connoisseur and novice a like. This wine pairs well with a beautiful Spring and Summer's day.
Cultivar: 66% Weisser Riesling, 11% Sémillon, 11% Viognier, 6% Chenin Blanc, 6% Gewürztraminer
Montpellier Spyseniersberg Red 2015
Montpellier’s newest Bordeaux blend was individually oaked for 12 months. This full-bodied plum red wine abounds with red fruits, plum and rose petals. It is well balanced in both tannin and acidity adding a firm yet elegant mouth feel making this a wine of delight for the connoisseur and novice alike.
Cultivar: 59% Cabernet Sauvignon, 33% Merlot, 8% Petit Verdot