Online-Only Auction, 31 May - 7 June 2021

Sold for

R 11 725
Lot 629
Kanonkop; Paul Sauer; 2006; 6 (1 x 6); 750ml

Lot Estimate
R 11 000 - 13 000
Selling Price
Incl. Buyer's Premium and VAT
R 11 725

About this Item

Paul Sauer, 2006
6 (1 x 6) 750ml
Often described as the South African equivalent of a Grand Cru or First Growth, Kanonkop Estate is situated on the Simonsberg mountain slopes on the outskirts of Stellenbosch. Owned by the fourth generation Krige family, Abri Beeslaar is their long-term winemaker who has won International Winemaker of the year an incredible 3 times.
This internationally acclaimed, long-ageing Bordeaux blend was named after former owner, Paul Sauer, and was first made in 1981.

Critics Ratings

‘Iconic blend led by cab, with cabernet franc, merlot - 65/20/15 in 06; classic style after more modern 05; impressively powerful: dense, richly layered fruit shows remarkable depth & complexity. 2 yrs new Fr oak effortlessly absorbed.’ - Platter’s SA Wine Guide, 5* (2010)

Provenance

Wine Cellar Private Client


Other lots that might interest you
Kanonkop; Black Label Pinotage; 2006; 6 (1 x 6); 750ml
Kanonkop; Black Label Pinotage
2006; 6 (1 x 6) 750ml
R 18 000 - 24 000
Kanonkop; Cabernet Sauvignon; 1998; 6 (1 x 6); 750ml
Kanonkop; Cabernet Sauvignon
1998; 6 (1 x 6) 750ml
R 10 000 - 15 000
Kanonkop; Paul Sauer; 2007; 6 (1 x 6); 750ml
Kanonkop; Paul Sauer
2007; 6 (1 x 6) 750ml
R 9 000 - 12 000
Kanonkop; Paul Sauer; 2008; 6 (1 x 6); 750ml
Kanonkop; Paul Sauer
2008; 6 (1 x 6) 750ml
R 9 000 - 12 000
Kanonkop; Paul Sauer; 2015; 6 (1 x 6); 750ml
Kanonkop; Paul Sauer
2015; 6 (1 x 6) 750ml
R 18 000 - 24 000
Kanonkop; Pinotage; 2000; 6 (1 x 6); 750ml
Kanonkop; Pinotage
2000; 6 (1 x 6) 750ml
R 6 000 - 7 000