In the tradition of the sommeliers who select only the finest wines for 5-star restaurants all over the world, we’ve gathered 3 outstanding bottles from Rietvallei Estate Wine®, a 6th-generation family-owned vineyard in the renowned Robertson growing region of South Africa. For this elegant wine gift basket we’ve selected: the stellar, intense 2007 Robertson Shiraz (Rated 91); the supple 2007 Robertson Cabernet Sauvignon (Rated 91); and the dense, chewy 2008 Robertson Sauvignon Blanc (Rated 91). These exotic wines are complemented by a wealth of gourmet delicacies including luscious Lindt® Extra Dark and Milk Chocolate Truffles, rich Walkers® Chocolate Chip & Hazelnut Biscuits, creamy Camembert flavored cheese spread, sesame crackers, unique chili citrus twists, black pepper mini breadsticks, honey mustard onion pretzels, and much more.
- Elegant and sturdy, golden embossed metal basket with antiqued trim
- Arrives tied with a gold and burgundy bow accented with a decorative sprig of sugared berries
- 2007 Rietvallei Estate Wine®, Robertson Shiraz (Rated 91; Gold, Exceptional, Best Buy, 2010 World Wine Championships)—a stellar South African red with intense aromas of berry and smoke; and cherry and cassis flavors in the mouth
- 2007 Rietvallei Estate Wine®, Robertson Cabernet Sauvignon (Rated 91; “Very good to excellent,” Steven Tanzer’s International Wine Cellar)—a bright South African red with aromas of berries and mint that give way to plump, juicy flavors of black currant and pepper
- 2008 Rietvallei Estate Wine®, Robertson Sauvignon Blanc (Rated 91; “Very good to excellent,” Steven Tanzer’s International Wine Cellar)—a pale yellow South African white with an herbal bouquet, lively nose, snappy acidity and crisp grapefruit and melon flavors Lindt® Assorted Chocolate Truffles Walkers® Chocolate Chip & Hazelnut Biscuits DeBeukelaer® Pirouline® Chocolate Flavor-lined Wafer Rolls Camembert flavored cheese spread Savory sesame crackers, and much more Reuse basket to organize and store magazines
- Enough for a small gathering of 4 to 6
- Measures 19”Hx9”Wx18-3/4”L