Wine Awards
DeWaal Top of the Hill Pinotage 2012
DeWaal Top of the Hill Pinotage 2012
De Waal Pinotage has received the Top 10 Pinotage Award 6 times. The Top-of-the-Hill Pinotage also boasts consistently high ratings in John Platter (including 5*). It has been awarded WINE Magazine Pinotage Champion and has achieved Double Gold medals at the Veritas Awards on numerous occasions. Decanter Magazine rated this wine as one of South Africa’s 10 best wines.
DeWaal Top of the Hill Pinotage 2013
DeWaal Top of the Hill Pinotage 2013
Chosen by Italian Journalist Francesca Negri as one of her favourite wines. Her book was published in October 2015 “1001 Wines to Enjoy at least Once in a Lifetime”. The Top of the Hill Pinotage was one of only 18 South African red wines that made this list.

Chosen as the Best Pinotage at the Old Mutual Trophy Wine Show 2015.

The Top-of-the-Hill Pinotage wines consistently receive 4½ and 5 stars in John Platter’s Wine Guide, it was awarded WINE magazine Pinotage Champion and have received Double Gold medals at the Veritas Awards on numerous occasions.
DeWaal Top of the Hill Pinotage 2013 Gift Box
DeWaal Top of the Hill Pinotage 2013 Gift Box
Chosen as the Best Pinotage at the Old Mutual Trophy Wine Show 2015.

The Top-of-the-Hill Pinotage wines consistently receive 4½ and 5 stars in John Platter’s Wine Guide, it was awarded WINE magazine Pinotage Champion and have received Double Gold medals at the Veritas Awards on numerous occasions.
DeWaal CT de Waal Pinotage 2009
DeWaal CT de Waal Pinotage 2009
We are dedicating this wine to C.T. de Waal, one of our family members, who was the first person to make wine from the Pinotage grape.

CT de Waal was a lecturer at Elsenburg Agricultural College and was later considered to be one of the greatest red wine pundits ever. In 1941 he made history with an experimental barrel of the first Pinotage wine in the world. 
DeWaal Signal Rock 2008
DeWaal Signal Rock 2008
The 1993 Uiterwyk Estate Wine was the first Cape Blend to be made in South Africa.
DeWaal Pinotage 2012
DeWaal Pinotage 2012
90.00De Waal Wines is considered one of the top Pinotage producers in South Africa being only 1 of 6 producers to have received the Top 10 Pinotage award 6 times or more in the 18 years that the competition has been running.
DeWaal Merlot 2010 - SOLD OUT
DeWaal Merlot 2010 - SOLD OUT
Uiterwyk Wine Estate was one of the first producers of Merlot in South Africa. The 1984 was the maiden vintage and was considered such good quality that it was chosen to be served to the first class passengers of South African Airways in 1986.
DeWaal Merlot 2014
DeWaal Merlot 2014
The Old Mutual Trophy Wine Show 2016 - chosen as one of the top 15 Merlots at the show
DeWaal Top of the Hill Pinotage 2007
DeWaal Top of the Hill Pinotage 2007
Four previous vintages (1996, 1997, 2000 & 2001) have been worthy of this honour and all have received the ABSA Top 10 Pinotage award. The Top-of-the-Hill Pinotage wines also boast with 4½ and 5 stars in John Platter's Wine Guide, was awarded WINE magazine Pinotage Champion and received Double gold at the Veritas Awards.
DeWaal Top of the Hill Pinotage 2010
DeWaal Top of the Hill Pinotage 2010
DeWaal Pinotages have received the ABSA Top 10 Pinotage award 6 times. The Top-of-the-Hill Pinotage wines also boast with 4½ and 5 stars in John Platter's Wine Guide, was awarded WINE magazine Pinotage Champion and have received Double Gold medals at the Veritas Awards on numerous occasions.
DeWaal Top of the Hill Pinotage 2011
DeWaal Top of the Hill Pinotage 2011
DeWaal Pinotages have received the ABSA Top 10 Pinotage award 6 times. The Top-of-the-Hill Pinotage wines also boast with 4½ and 5 stars in John Platter's Wine Guide, was awarded WINE magazine Pinotage Champion and have received Double Gold medals at the Veritas Awards on numerous occasions.
DeWaal Signal Rock 2007
DeWaal Signal Rock 2007
The 1993 Uiterwyk Estate Wine was the first Cape Blend to be made in South Africa.
DeWaal CT de Waal Pinotage 2007
DeWaal CT de Waal Pinotage 2007
We are dedicating this wine to C.T. de Waal, one of our family members, who was the first person to make wine from the Pinotage grape.

CT de Waal was a lecturer at Elsenburg Agricultural College and was later considered to be one of the greatest red wine pundits ever. In 1941 he made history with an experimental barrel of the first Pinotage wine in the world. 
DeWaal Top of the Hill Pinotage 2003
DeWaal Top of the Hill Pinotage 2003
Four previous vintages (1996, 1997, 2000 & 2001) have been worthy of this honour and all have received the ABSA Top 10 Pinotage award. The Top-of-the-Hill Pinotage wines also boast with 4 and 5 stars in John Platters Wine Guide, was awarded WINE magazine Pinotage Champion and received Double gold at the Veritas Awards. Danil de Waal received the Diners Club Winemaker of the Year award for the 2001 DeWaal Top of the Hill Pinotage.
DeWaal Top of the Hill Pinotage 2006
DeWaal Top of the Hill Pinotage 2006
Eight previous vintages (1996, 1997, 2000 to 2005) have been worthy of this honour and all vintages entered have received the ABSA Top 10 Pinotage award. The Top-of-the-Hill Pinotage wines also boast with 4½ and 5 stars in John Platter's Wine Guide, was awarded WINE magazine Pinotage Champion and received Double gold at the Veritas Awards. Daniël de Waal received the Diners Club Winemaker of the Year award for the 2001 DeWaal Top of the Hill Pinotage. 
DeWaal Top of the Hill Pinotage 2004
DeWaal Top of the Hill Pinotage 2004
Six previous vintages (1996, 1997, 2000 - 2003) have been worthy of this honour and all vintages entered have received the ABSA Top 10 Pinotage award. The Top-of-the-Hill Pinotage wines also boast with 4½ and 5 stars in John Platter’s Wine Guide, was awarded WINE magazine Pinotage Champion and received Double gold at the Veritas Awards. Daniël de Waal received the Diners Club Winemaker of the Year award for the 2001 DeWaal Top of the Hill Pinotage.
DeWaal Top of the Hill Pinotage 2005
DeWaal Top of the Hill Pinotage 2005
Six previous vintages (1996, 1997, 2000 - 2003) have been worthy of this honour and all vintages entered have received the ABSA Top 10 Pinotage award. The Top-of-the-Hill Pinotage wines also boast with 4½ and 5 stars in John Platter’s Wine Guide, was awarded WINE magazine Pinotage Champion and received Double gold at the Veritas Awards. Daniël de Waal received the Diners Club Winemaker of the Year award for the 2001 DeWaal Top of the Hill Pinotage.
DeWaal Sauvignon Blanc 2003
DeWaal Sauvignon Blanc 2003
Since the 2000 vintage Chris de Waal has vinified the Sauvignon Blanc vineyards separately. The best wine is selected after a comparison tasting and bottled under the DeWaal label.
DeWaal Cape Blend 2003
DeWaal Cape Blend 2003
The 1993 Uiterwyk Estate Wine was the first Cape Blend to be made in South Africa.
DeWaal Merlot 2009
DeWaal Merlot 2009
Uiterwyk Wine Estate was one of the first producers of Merlot in South Africa. The 1984 was the maiden vintage and was considered such good quality that it was chosen to be served to the first class passengers of South African Airways in 1986.
DeWaal Cape Blend 2002
DeWaal Cape Blend 2002
The 1993 Uiterwyk Estate Wine was the first Cape Blend to be made in South Africa.
DeWaal CT de Waal Pinotage 2005
DeWaal CT de Waal Pinotage 2005
We are dedicating this wine to C.T. de Waal, one of our family members, who was the first person to make wine from the Pinotage grape.

CT de Waal was a lecturer at Elsenburg Agricultural College and was later considered to be one of the greatest red wine pundits ever. In 1941 he made history with an experimental barrel of the first Pinotage wine in the world.

Rugby most probably had a part in the history of Pinotage. De Waal played at centre for the Western Province team, and one must assume that his success with Pinotage prompted his teammates, PK Morkel and Paul Sauer, to establish Pinotage vines on their respective farms - Bellevue and Kanonkop.
DeWaal CT de Waal Pinotage 2006
DeWaal CT de Waal Pinotage 2006
2008 Veritas Awards - Bronze Medal
We are dedicating this wine to C.T. de Waal, one of our family members, who was the first person to make wine from the Pinotage grape.

CT de Waal was a lecturer at Elsenburg Agricultural College and was later considered to be one of the greatest red wine pundits ever. In 1941 he made history with an experimental barrel of the first Pinotage wine in the world.

Rugby most probably had a part in the history of Pinotage. De Waal played at centre for the Western Province team, and one must assume that his success with Pinotage prompted his teammates, PK Morkel and Paul Sauer, to establish Pinotage vines on their respective farms - Bellevue and Kanonkop.
DeWaal Cabernet Sauvignon 2006
DeWaal Cabernet Sauvignon 2006
The 1993 Uiterwyk Estate Wine was the first Cape Blend to be made in South Africa.
DeWaal Top of the Hill Pinotage 2002
DeWaal Top of the Hill Pinotage 2002
The Top-of-the-Hill Pinotage is made from an almost 60-year-old single vineyard and only in those years that Daniel de Waal deems it of exceptional quality.

Four previous vintages (1996, 1997, 2000 & 2001) have been worthy of this honour and all have received the ABSA Top 10 Pinotage award. The Top-of-the-Hill Pinotage wines also boast with 4 and 5 stars in John Platters Wine Guide, was awarded WINE magazine Pinotage Champion and received Double gold at the Veritas Awards. Danil de Waal received the Diners Club Winemaker of the Year award for the 2001 DeWaal Top of the Hill Pinotage.
DeWaal Cape Blend 2000
DeWaal Cape Blend 2000
The 1993 Uiterwyk Estate Wine was the first Cape Blend to be made in South Africa.
A Cape Blend is a wine in which Pinotage is the crucial component of the blend. Cabernet Sauvignon adds body and length, Pinotage: fruit and richness, Cabernet Franc: elegance and Merlot contributes softness.
Platter Wine Guide 2003 - Four and a half Stars
DeWaal Top of the Hill Pinotage 2001
DeWaal Top of the Hill Pinotage 2001
The Top-of-the-Hill Pinotage is made from a more than 50-year-old single vineyard and only in those years that Daniel de Waal deems it exceptional quality. Three previous vintages (1996, 1997 and 2000) have been worthy of this honour and all three have received the ABSA Top 10 Pinotage award. The Top-of-the-Hill Pinotage wines also boast with 4½ and 5 stars in John Platter’s Wine Guide and was awarded WINE Magazine Pinotage Champion.
DeWaal Pinotage 2005
DeWaal Pinotage 2005
UITERWYK WINE ESTATE is considered one of the top Pinotage producers of South Africa. Only 3 producers have received the Pinotage Top 10 award 5 times or more in the 7 years the competition has been running.

The De Waal family is deeply rooted in the history of Pinotage: a De Waal family member, C.T. de Waal, was the first person to produce a wine from the Pinotage grape.
DeWaal Pinotage 2006
DeWaal Pinotage 2006
2008 Veritas Awards - Bronze Medal
 
UITERWYK WINE ESTATE is considered one of the top Pinotage producers of South Africa. Only 3 producers have received the Pinotage Top 10 award 5 times or more in the 7 years the competition has been running.

The De Waal family is deeply rooted in the history of Pinotage: a De Waal family member, C.T. de Waal, was the first person to produce a wine from the Pinotage grape.
DeWaal Merlot 2006
DeWaal Merlot 2006
2008 Decanter Awards - Bronze Medal
2008 Concours Mondial de Bruxelles – Gold Medal

Uiterwyk Wine Estate was one of the first producers of Merlot in South Africa. The 1984 was the maiden vintage and was considered such good quality that it was chosen to be served to the first class passengers of South African Airways in 1986
DeWaal Pinotage 2002
DeWaal Pinotage 2002
UITERWYK WINE ESTATE is considered one of the top Pinotage producers of South Africa. Only 3 producers have received the Pinotage Top 10 award 5 times or more in the 7 years the competition has been running.

The De Waal family is deeply rooted in the history of Pinotage: a De Waal family member, C.T. de Waal, being the first person to produce a wine from the Pinotage grape.

Swiss Airlines International Wine Awards 2004 - Bronze
Fairbairn Capital Trophy Wine Show 2004 - Bronze
DeWaal Merlot 2007
DeWaal Merlot 2007
Uiterwyk Wine Estate was one of the first producers of Merlot in South Africa. The 1984 was the maiden vintage and was considered such good quality that it was chosen to be served to the first class passengers of South African Airways in 1986.
DeWaal Pinotage 2004
DeWaal Pinotage 2004
UITERWYK WINE ESTATE is considered one of the top Pinotage producers of South Africa. Only 3 producers have received the Pinotage Top 10 award 5 times or more in the 7 years the competition has been running.
DeWaal Shiraz 2004
DeWaal Shiraz 2004
Four and a half stars in the John Platter Wine Guide 2007
DeWaal Merlot 2008
DeWaal Merlot 2008
Uiterwyk Wine Estate was one of the first producers of Merlot in South Africa. The 1984 was the maiden vintage and was considered such good quality that it was chosen to be served to the first class passengers of South African Airways in 1986.
DeWaal Shiraz 2007
DeWaal Shiraz 2007
Uiterwyk Wine Estate produced its maiden vintage of Shiraz in 1999. It was the first Shiraz in South Africa made in the Northern Rhône tradition where Viognier is added to develop a softer more fragrant style.
 
2007 John Platter - 4 and a half Stars
DeWaal Shiraz 2001
DeWaal Shiraz 2001
John Platter Wine Guide 2003 - 4½ stars
Swiss Airlines International Wine Awards 2004 - Seal of Approval
DeWaal Merlot 2000
DeWaal Merlot 2000
John Platter Wine Guide 2003 - 4 stars
Uiterwyk Wine Estate was one of the first producers of Merlot in South Africa. The 1984 was the maiden vintage and was considered such good quality that it was chosen to be served to the first class passengers of South African Airways in 1986.
DeWaal Merlot 2002
DeWaal Merlot 2002
Juliet Cullinan Wine Connoisseur's Award 2005 - Gold
Uiterwyk Wine Estate was one of the first producers of Merlot in South Africa. The 1984 was the maiden vintage and was considered such good quality that it was chosen to be served to the first class passengers of South African Airways in 1986
DeWaal Merlot 2003
DeWaal Merlot 2003
2007 Concours Mondial de Bruxelles – Gold Medal
Uiterwyk Wine Estate was one of the first producers of Merlot in South Africa. The 1984 was the maiden vintage and was considered such good quality that it was chosen to be served to the first class passengers of South African Airways in 1986
Uiterwyk Pinotage 2001
Uiterwyk Pinotage 2001
UITERWYK WINE ESTATE is considered one of the top Pinotage producers in South Africa. Only 4 producers have won the Pinotage Top 10 competition 4 times or more out of the 6 years it has been running.
The De Waal family is deeply rooted in the history of Pinotage: a De Waal family member being the first to produce a Pinotage wine.
Uiterwyk Cabernet Franc 2000
Uiterwyk Cabernet Franc 2000
Wine 500 Club Winner
Uiterwyk Merlot 2000
Uiterwyk Merlot 2000
Uiterwyk Wine Estate was one of the first producers of Merlot in South Africa. The 1984 was the maiden vintage and was considered such good quality that it was chosen to be served to the first class passengers of South African Airways in 1986.
Uiterwyk Shiraz 2000
Uiterwyk Shiraz 2000
The 1999 Shiraz was the Maiden vintage for UITERWYK WINE ESTATE. The only Shiraz in South Africa made in true Northern Rhône tradition where 5% Viognier is added to develop a softer more fragrant style.
DeWaal Young Vines Shiraz 2009
DeWaal Young Vines Shiraz 2009
A Gold award was bestowed at AWSA in Las Vegas 2010. 
DeWaal Estate Wine 2001
DeWaal Estate Wine 2001
John Platter Wine Guide 2003 - 4½ stars
DeWaal Pinotage 2001
DeWaal Pinotage 2001
ABSA TOP 10 Pinotage 2002
DeWaal Top of the Hill Pinotage 2002
DeWaal Top of the Hill Pinotage 2002
The Top-of-the-Hill Pinotage is made from an almost 60-year-old single vineyard and only in those years that Daniel de Waal deems it of exceptional quality.

Four previous vintages (1996, 1997, 2000 & 2001) have been worthy of this honour and all have received the ABSA Top 10 Pinotage award. The Top-of-the-Hill Pinotage wines also boast with 4 and 5 stars in John Platters Wine Guide, was awarded WINE magazine Pinotage Champion and received Double gold at the Veritas Awards. Danil de Waal received the Diners Club Winemaker of the Year award for the 2001 DeWaal Top of the Hill Pinotage.
Uiterwyk Cabernet Sauvignon 1995
Uiterwyk Cabernet Sauvignon 1995
Best Cabernet Sauvignon - Wine of the Month Club, 1999
Uiterwyk Estate Wine 1996
Uiterwyk Estate Wine 1996
Four stars Wine Magazine, July 1999.
Best Cape Blend by the Wine 500 Club, 1999.
Four red stars, John Platter Wine Guide, 1999.
Wine of the Month Reserve Club Winner, 1998.
Uiterwyk Estate Wine 1997
Uiterwyk Estate Wine 1997
Winner: Veritas Gold 1999.
Awarded 4 and a half red stars in John Platter 2000: ‘shows great individuality’, ‘Magnificent’.
Four stars Wine Magazine, October 2000.
Runner up: Wine of the Month Club Red Blends, April 2001. (The 1998 Uiterwyk Estate Wine - winner).
Swiss newspaper, Dreiland-Zeitung: Announced 1997 Uiterwyk Estate Wine as a revelation! June 2001.
Four stars Wine Magazine, September 2001.
Uiterwyk Estate Wine 1998
Uiterwyk Estate Wine 1998
The 1998 Estate wine was awarded four and a half stars in the John Platter 2001.
In the March/April 2001 edition of the Wine of the Month Club magazine, Uiterwyk 1998 Estate Wine was chosen as the best red blend out of 51 wines.
Uiterwyk Merlot 1996
Uiterwyk Merlot 1996
Silver Medal, Veritas Awards, 1998.
Rated Four Stars, Wine Magazine, March 1999.
Best Merlot out of 31, Wine of the Month Club, March 1999
Uiterwyk Merlot 1997
Uiterwyk Merlot 1997
Best Merlot out of 36, Wine of the Month Club, September 1999.
Uiterwyk Merlot 1998
Uiterwyk Merlot 1998
Awarded 4 stars by Wine Magazine, March 2000.
Uiterwyk Pinotage 1996
Uiterwyk Pinotage 1996
Double Gold Medal, Veritas Awards, 1998
Best Pinotage, Wine of the Month Club, March 1999.
Awarded 4 stars by Decanter Magazine, October 1999.
S.A. Airways: International First & Business Class, March & October 1999
Uiterwyk Pinotage 1998
Uiterwyk Pinotage 1998
Finalist, Wine Magazine’s Pinotage Champion 2000.
Finalist, ABSA Pinotage Top 10.
Winner, Wine of the Month Reserve Club.
Awarded 4 red stars in John Platter 2000: ‘extra-concentrated’
Uiterwyk Sauvignon Blanc 2001
Uiterwyk Sauvignon Blanc 2001
Silver at the Michaelangelo Awards, 2001.
Uiterwyk Sauvignon Blanc 2000 was selected by Dutch wine experts as one of their favourite New World wines.
Uiterwyk Top-of-the-Hill Pinotage 1996
Uiterwyk Top-of-the-Hill Pinotage 1996
Champion 1996 Pinotage, Wine Magazine, 1998.
1998 ABSA Pinotage Top Ten Competition: Award Winner.
Gold Medal, Veritas Awards, 1998.
Uiterwyk Top-of-the-Hill Pinotage 1997
Uiterwyk Top-of-the-Hill Pinotage 1997
Received an ABSA Top 10 Pinotage award in September 1999 and four stars in the Wine Magazine.
Champion 1996 Pinotage, Wine Magazine, 1998.
1998 ABSA Pinotage Top Ten Competition
Gold Medal, Veritas Awards, 1998
Uiterwyk Viognier 2001
Uiterwyk Viognier 2001
Blue Train, summer list 2001/2002.

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