South Hill, Neil Ellis and Matthew van Heerden
SOUTH HILL VINEYARDS
Valley Road, Elgin
Elgin Chardonnay vs New World Chardonnay
Viticulturist Kevin Watt will greet guests on arrival with an introduction to our chardonnay vineyard followed by a brief discussion by South Hill winemaker, Sean Skibbe, on the unique terrior of the eastern Elgin Valley site. Enjoy a glass of South Hill MCC 2008 Blanc de Blanc served with a selection of delicious Asian tapas from Black Bamboo.
Enjoy a four-flight tasting of New World chardonnays from California, Australia, New Zealand and Chile versus an introduction to hidden gems from the Neil Ellis Elgin stable featuring the first chardonnay block at White Hall and the wines by Matthew van Heerden presented by winemakers, Warren Ellis and Matthew van Heerden.
A surprise three course lunch with Chef Pellie Grobler from Pretoria's top gourmet restaurant, Black Bamboo will be paired with chardonnays from South Hill, Neil Ellis and Matthew van Heerden.