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Our Wines

Raka Sauvignon Blanc 2019

Pale straw colour with a lavish bouquet of grapefruit, kumquat, granadilla and a touch of gooseberries. These characters follow through to the palate complemented by mineral tones true to the decomposed sandstone in which the Sauvignon Blanc is cultivated. Crisp green apple finish.
Alc: 13.0  RS: 1.7  pH: 3.13  TA: 7.0  VA:  TSO2:  FSO2:

Raka Rosé 2019

Salmon pink colour with a sweet bouquet of honey, turkish delight and berry notes. The palate is dry with juicy tones of raspberry and candyfloss. A gentle fruity finish.


Alc: 13.5  RS: 1.1  pH: 3.61  TA: 3.9  VA:  TSO2:  FSO2:

Raka Spliced 2017

With rich berry aromas and ripe red fruit, prunes and hints of oak and spices on the nose.The palate reflects the fruity flavours of ripe cherries with a spicy, smoky undertone. Wonderful balance between fruit and wood with a juicy finish.


Alc: 14.00  RS: 2.7  pH: 3.62  TA: 5.4  VA:  TSO2:  FSO2:

Raka Sangiovese 2015

Soft, Ruby with slightly purple colour. Raka Sangiovese 2015 shows the fruity charm and flavours of the variety. Hints of tomato cocktail and raisins with a slight wiff of fresh garden herbs and tamed leather. Medium finish


Alc: 14.0  RS: 3.0  pH: 3.53  TA: 6.0  VA:  TSO2:  FSO2:

Raka Pinotage 2017

Appearance: Dark Ruby colour. Bouquet & Palate: Perfumes of sweet cherries, blackberries, plums and a spiciness on the nose. Same fruity characters on the palate are wrapped up in soft oak hints. The ripe subtle tannins create a wine ready to enjoy now.
Alc: 13.0%  RS: 2.0  pH: 3.64  TA: 5.8  VA:  TSO2:  FSO2:

Raka Quinary 2017

Appearance: Dark plum colour
A complex nose of spice, ripe berries and blackberries with slight forest floor earthy tones. Mouthfilling fruit and elegant oak flavours, juicy tannins and lingering after taste.


Alc: 14.00  RS: 2.2  pH: 3.61  TA: 5.5  VA:  TSO2:  FSO2:

Raka Figurehead 2015

Appearance: Clear ruby colour. This is a dark coloured, bold wine with upfront lively, spicy fruit. The pinotage adds lovely fruit flavours that linger on the aftertaste. Dark fruits and good ripeness leads to complex palate with spice and herbal notes.
Alc: 14.0  RS: 2.2  pH: 3.72  TA: 5.3  VA:  TSO2:  FSO2:

Raka Biography Shiraz 2016

Appearance: Dark ruby red. Style: Dry Bouquet & Palate: Dark purply red in colour with white pepper interlaced with sweet cloves, nutmeg and hints of fynbos and liquorice. On the palate there is plump and dark fruit enveloped  in pepper and earthy tones with a long elegant finish with balanced tannins and hints of red plum
Alc: 14.0  RS: 2.7  pH: 3.60  TA: 5.4  VA:  TSO2:  FSO2:

Raka Barrel Select Merlot 2016

Appearance: Deep ruby colour.  This juicy wine with red cherries, plums and a hint of mintiness on the nose carries the same character through on the palate, combined with spicy oak notes. This elegant and smooth wine has supple tannins.
Alc: 14.5  RS: 2.3  pH: 3.45  TA: 6.0  VA:  TSO2:  FSO2:

Raka Malbec 2016

Appearance: Dark rich purple colour. The nose reveals plums, roasted coffee and forest floor  flavours. On the palate baked blueberry muffins with lovely plummy, salty finish.
Alc: 13.5  RS: 2.1  pH: 3.46  TA: 5.7  VA:  TSO2:  FSO2:

Raka Mourvèdre 2011 - SOLD OUT -  SOLD OUT

Appearance: Deep purple colour. Bouquet & Palate: Nose of dark ripe berries and meaty spice, typical of the varietal. Palate shows spice with savory rather than fruity flavours. The wine finishes with coriander and pepper - a nice long aftertaste.
Alc: 14.00  RS: 4.2  pH: 3.52  TA: 4.2  VA:  TSO2:  FSO2:

Raka Cabernet Franc 2016

The nose exposes floral aromas with spice and tobacco leaf notes. The palate is full bodied, with cherries and blackcurrant and firm but silky tannins.
Alc: 14  RS: 2.3  pH: 3.5  TA: 5.7  VA:  TSO2:  FSO2:

Raka Cabernet Sauvignon 2016

Appearance: very dark violet
Complex nose of fruitcake, plum , dark chocolate and tobacco while a balanced palate adds blackcurrant and cherry characters with a lingering full finish.


Alc: 14  RS: 2.3  pH: 3.62  TA: 5.7  VA:  TSO2:  FSO2:

Raka Petit Verdot 2016

Appearance: Dark plum colour. Bouquet & Palate: Complex nose of blackcurrant, violets, white pepper with leathery undertones. The same characters lead to the palate with intense dark fruit and makes a full month feel with a long finish.
Alc: 14.0  RS: 2.5  pH: 3.48  TA: 5.8  VA:  TSO2:  FSO2:

Raka Quinary Magnum in wooden box

Dark, deep red colour. Bold aromas of blackcurrant and mulberries with hints of aromatic herbs. The palette is finely formed and elegant with forest floor earthiness complemented by the blackcurrant fruitiness. Long, soft, lingering fruity finish.
Alc: 14.00  RS: 2.8  pH: 3.57  TA: 5.6  VA:  TSO2:  FSO2:

Raka Luxus Collection


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A Taste of Raka

  • Biography Shiraz   :  A spicy aroma with hints of chocolate, coffee and black fruit is forthcoming on the bouquet. These aromas follow through on a silky full body palate, with dried plum and pepper flavours. Complete structure and a full body wine with a well balanced between tannins acidity leaves a lingering taste.
  •  Rosé  :  Bouquet and Palate  :   A sweet nose of cherries, berries and candy floss. The palate is dry with 'savoury fruity' tones and a refreshing acidity .
  •  Pinotage  :  This wine has a nice dark colour and a typical Pinotage nose of banana and lots of Rooibos tea. It is full bodied, displays spice and pepper on the tongue, but is soft and smooth with a lingering aftertaste.
  •  Sauvignon Blanc  :  Lively nose with sweet fruity aromas. Intense fruit on the palate with crisp mineral tones, well balanced with a soft finish.
  • Spliced  :  An abundance of ripe berries with spice on the nose. On the pallet the wine shows more spicy smoky tones, the oak compliments the spice on the aftertaste leaving a mouth-coating long finish.
  •  Quinary  :  Dark, deep red colour. Bold aromas of blackcurrant and mulberries with hints of aromatic herbs. The palate is finely formed and elegant with forest floor earthiness complimented by the blackcurrant fruitiness. Long, soft, lingering fruity finish.

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Raka Five Maidens 2011

Bouquet & Palate: Blackberries, spices and liquorice on the nose with a cigarbox background. A full bodied wine with well integrated oak, it has beautiful depth of character which will ensure successful ageing.

Appearance: Clear dark red colour

Alc: 14.0  RS: 2.5  pH: 3.58  TA: 6.0  VA:  TSO2:  FSO2: