Om Pinot noir 2018

– four barrels produced
by Jessica Saurwein

Grape origin:

Domaine des Dieux Farm, Hemel-en-Aarde Ridge, Walker Bay, Hermanus. The soil is granite with a significant portion of clay. The vineyard was established in 2006. Pinot noir clones 115 & 667.


Vintage 2018:
2018 was a dry vintage in the Cape, leading to tiny grapes and wines with a high grape to juice ratio +lean, energetic style +great fresh acidity +fine tannin

Descriptors of the nose:
Red current, Patchouli, rose petals, red cherry, lifted spice

Descriptors of the flavour & palate:
Red forest fruit, beetroot earthiness, hibiscus, fruit-coated tannin and balanced acidity

The story:
Om symbolises the concept of universal creation. This word is also synonymous with peace. The vineyards are situated in the Hemel-en-Aarde Ridge region (Heaven and Earth), a beautiful and peaceful place close to my heart.

If you like – Ideal Cuisine:

French cuisine | refined Asian cuisine | savoury vegetarian dishes with aubergine or beetroot | Jerusalem artichoke | white meat / fish / poultry / duck

Alcohol: 13,5%


May this wine carry forward the peace that its place of creation inspires.