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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 - SOLD OUT -  SOLD OUT

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 2018

Easy drinking, every day red blend. Fruity charm with delicate ripe red fruit, berries, prunes and roasted tomatoes with a wiff of fresh garden herbs. Intensity of the fruit is carried onto the palate and complemented by spice and balanced oak and a smooth finish.


Alc: 14.00  RS: 2.8  pH: 3.61  TA: 5.4  VA:  TSO2:  FSO2:

Raka Sangiovese 2016

Freshly crushed blueberries, cranberries with hints of spicy cloves and cinnamon. Flavours of roasted cherry tomatoes and earthy tones on the palate, soft and velvety on the finish.
Alc: 14.5  RS: 3.1  pH: 3.55  TA: 5.9  VA:  TSO2:  FSO2:

Raka Pinotage 2018

Appearance: Deep ruby red colour.
Bouquet & Palate: Concentration of dark fruits, black and red berries. Spicy sweet undertones of cinnamon and banana on the nose. Balanced oak on the palate supports ripe juicy plum and fruit concentration with spicy smooth finish.

Alc: 14  RS: 1.7  pH: 3.72  TA: 5.3  VA:  TSO2:  FSO2:

Raka Quinary 2017

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


Alc: 14  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 Figurehead 2017

Appearance: Clear ruby colour. 
Bouquet & Palate: This Cape blend (15% Pinotage) reveals raspberries and blackcurrant on the nose with a hint of spicy eucalyptus and
caramelized banana from the Pinotage. Herbaceous black olives leads to a complex palate with ripe tannins and warm spice.

Alc: 14.5  RS: 2.2  pH: 3.63  TA: 5.4  VA:  TSO2:  FSO2:

Raka Biography Shiraz 2017

This rich and deep coloured Shiraz reveals a lot of white pepper, dried herb tinge complimented by pepper coriander tones, with hints of sweet blue & black fruit succulence. These aromas follow through on a silky full body palate with fine dry tannin with a rich and long finish.
Alc: 14.0  RS: 2.4  pH: 3.61  TA: 5.5  VA:  TSO2:  FSO2:

Raka Barrel Select Merlot 2017

Appearance: Deep ruby colour. 
Characters of prunes and blackberries, with tones of cloves and herbs and light eucalyptus on the nose. The same fruity, spicy characters on the palate complemented by well integrated oak.

Alc: 14.5  RS: 2.7  pH: 3.55  TA: 5.6  VA:  TSO2:  FSO2:

Raka Malbec 2017

Appearance: Dark rich purple colour.
Bouquet: Aromas of plum, pomegranate, raspberry and underlining earthy, forest floor notes on the nose.
Palate: An elegant wine that follows with more fruit and juicy oak tannins on the palate

Alc: 14  RS: 2.7  pH: 3.58  TA: 5.5  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 2017

Floral aromas with spice and liquorice on the nose. The palate is full rounded and refined showing fresh red fruit, slight smoky and herbal tones with a rich finish.
Alc: 14  RS: 2.5  pH: 3.64  TA: 5.5  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 2017

Aroma of black cherry and cranberry infused with plenty herbal floral notes like violet and sage. A fruity palate with a firm tannin structure and hazelnut hints from the oak offers a lingering aftertaste.


Alc: 14.0  RS: 2.5  pH: 3.66  TA: 5.4  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

Raka Sauvignon Blanc : 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

 

Raka Spliced : 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.

 

Raka Pinotage : Dark Ruby colour. 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.

 

Raka Sangiovese : Freshly crushed blueberries, cranberries with hints of spicy cloves and cinnamon. Flavours of roasted cherry tomatoes and earthy tones on the palate, soft and velvety on the finish.

 

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

 

Raka Biography Shiraz : This rich and deep coloured Shiraz reveals a lot of white pepper, dried herb tinge complimented by pepper coriander tones, with hints of sweet blue & black fruit succulence. These aromas follow through on a silky full body palate with fine dry tannin with a rich and long finis

 


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Raka Five Maidens 2011 - SOLD OUT -  SOLD OUT

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: