Awards and accolades


Trophy for Most Successful Producer Overall – Old Mutual Trophy Wine Show 2019


Pictus

Pictus VII 2017
  • Silver, 91 points – Decanter World Wine Awards 2019
Pictus VI 2017
  • Double Silver – National Wine Challenge/Top 100 wines 2019
  • Silver, 92 points – Decanter World Wine Awards 2019
  • Silver, 92 points – Decanter World Wine Awards 2018
  • Silver, 85 points –  Old Mutual Trophy Wine Show 2019
  • Silver – Veritas 2018
  • 92 points – Cape White Blend Report 2018
  • 4.5 stars – Platter
Pictus V 2016
  • Double Platinum – National Wine Challenge/Top100 wines 2017
  • Gold – International Wine Challenge 2017
  • Silver  – International Wine and Spirit Competition 2017
  • Silver – Veritas 2017
  • 90 points – Cape White Blend Report 2018
  • 4.5 stars – Platter 2018
Pictus IV 2012
  • 4 stars – Platter
  • Double Gold – National Wine Challenge/Top100 wines 2017
  • Silver – Veritas 2017
Pictus III 2011
  • 4 stars – Platter
  • Double Gold – National Wine Challenge/Top100 wines 2016
Pictus II 2010 (magnums available)
  • Top 10 Shiraz Awards – runner up
  • SA Top 100 Wines National Wine Challenge 2013
  • Silver medal Veritas 2015
  • 87 points Robert Parker Wine Advocate
Pictus one 2009 (magnums available)
  • 3.5 stars Platter

Peloton

Peloton Blanc 2016
  • Gold – Veritas 2018
  • 93 points – Cape Blend Report 2017
  • 4 stars – Platter 2018
Peloton Rouge 2015
  • Silver – Veritas 2018
Peloton Rouge 2014
  • Double Silver – National Wine Challenge/Top100 wines 2017
  • 3.5 stars – Platter 2018

The pack

Roussanne 2018, Paarl
  • Trophy for Top Niche White Variety – Old Mutual Trophy Wine Show 2019
Penny Viognier 2018, Breedekloof
  • Double Silver – National Wine Challenge/Top 100 wines 2019
Guillermo Pinotage 2017, Swartland
  • Double Platinum/Top 100 – National Wine Challenge/Top 100 wines 2019
Syrah 2017, Swartland
  • Double Platinum/Top 100 – National Wine Challenge/Top 100 wines 2019
Old Vine Chenin Blanc 2017, Paarl
  • Silver, 90 points – Decanter World Wine Awards 2018
  • 4.5 stars – Platter
Syrah 2015, Swartland
  • 4 stars – Platter 2018
Lycaon Grenache 2015, Swartland
  • Silver – Veritas 2017
Old Vine Chenin Blanc 2015, Paarl
  • Double Platinum - National Wine Challenge/Top100 wines 2017
  • Silver – International Wine Challenge 2017
  • 4 stars – Platter
Roussanne 2015, Paarl
  • Silver – Old Mutual Trophy Wine Show 2017
  • Silver – International Wine Challenge 2017
  • 4 Stars – Platter
Guillermo Pinotage 2014, Swartland
  • Silver, 90 points – Decanter World Wine Awards 2018
  • Silver – Veritas 2018
  • Silver  – International Wine and Spirit Competition 2017
  • 4.5 stars – Platter 2018
 Roussanne 2014, Paarl
  • Silver – International Wine Challenge 2017
  • 88 Steve Tanzer USA
  • Double Gold - National Wine Challenge/Top100 wines 2016
  • Silver - Old Mutual Trophy Wine Show 2016
  • 4 stars– Platter
Penny Viognier 2014, Swartland
  • Gold – Veritas 2015
  • 4 stars – Platter
  • Double Gold - National Wine Challenge/Top100 wines 2016
Syrah 2013, Swartland
  • 90 points – Wine Advocate
  • Gold – Veritas 2016
  • Silver  Outstanding –  International Wine and Spirit Competition 2017
  • Silver – International Wine and Spirit Competition 2016
  • 4 stars – Platter

The den

Pinotage Rosé 2018
  • Silver – Veritas 2018
Cabernet Sauvignon 2017
  • Double Silver – National Wine Challenge/Top 100 wines 2019
Chenin Blanc 2017
  • Silver, 90 points – Decanter World Wine Awards 2018
  • Silver – Old Mutual Trophy Wine Show 2018
  • Silver – Ultra Value Wine Challenge 2017/18
  • Bronze – Veritas 2017
  • Bronze – International Wine Challenge 2018
  • 3.5 stars – Platter 2018
Pinotage 2015
  • Bronze – Veritas 2017
  • Silver – Ultra Value Wine Challenge 2017/18
  • Bronze – International Wine Challenge 2018
  • 3 stars – Platter 2018
Shiraz 2015
  •  Bronze – International Wine Challenge 2018
  • 3 stars – Platter 2018

Other ranges

Black Pack Mourvèdre 2017
  • Trophy for Top Niche Red Variety – Old Mutual Trophy Wine Show 2019
  • Double Gold – National Wine Challenge/Top 100 wines 2019
Black Pack Pinotage 2016
  • 3.5 stars – Platter 2018
Painted Dog Chenin Blanc-Viognier 2017
  • 3 stars – Platter 2018
Madach 2015
  • 3.5 stars – Platter 2018