Darling Cellars Gustus


The recent demarcation of the Darling district has led to a focus at Darling Cellars on wines which are terroir and varietal specific. The cool and temperate West Coast climate lends itself to a different micro- and mesoclimate which, along with the different types of soil, lead to unique grapes, which we guide into even more unique wines.

Darling Cellars Gustus Bukettraube 2018

This expressive wine deserves your attention due to its aromatic array of different flavors of peach, pear and fynbos notes followed by dash of floral and aniseed spice undertones. This wine has a crisp and refreshing mid palate with a lingering mouthfeel
Alc: 13.61  RS: 2.3  pH: 3.5  TA: 5.2  VA:  SO2:  FSO2:

Darling Cellars Gustus Cabernet Sauvignon 2018

The wine shows an array of ripe blue berries, some hints of tobacco/cigar box and pencil shavings on the nose to follow onto the palate with a lengthy finish of spice and well balanced tannins .
Alc: 14  RS: 3.80  pH: 3.4  TA: 6.85  VA:  SO2:  FSO2:

Darling Cellars Gustus Pinotage 2018

A bouquet of dark plums, currants, dark berries, forest floor and kelp with underlying toasted oak notes. These concentrated flavours follow on the palate and combined with a fine tannin structure, give the wine a rich complex finish.
Alc: 14.00  RS: 2.70  pH: 3.59  TA: 5.85  VA:  SO2:  FSO2:

Darling Cellars Gustus Shiraz 2018

This elegant and expressive fruit driven wine, exhibits hints of cloves, tobacco, Christmas cake and crushed black pepper. Ripe red cherries and mulberries as well as a hint of chocolate follow through to a well-structured and lengthy palate with fine grained tannins.
Alc: 14.5  RS: 2.81  pH: 3.5  TA: 5.8  VA:  SO2:  FSO2:

Darling Cellars Gustus Skattie Pinotage Sweet Wine NV

Ruby red, rich and spicy with notes of dark berries and hints of raisins, it is well bodied, very intense with notes of ripe cherries. Excellent with strong cheeses and desserts. Serve slightly chilled and enjoy with good friends. Seductively smooth, sensually soft, significantly sweet, mouthfillingly moreish, decadently Pinotage.


Alc: 13.74  RS: 108  pH: 3.5  TA: 7.1  VA:  SO2:  FSO2:

Darling Cellars Gustus Chenin Blanc 2019

This is an example of what a Darling Chenin Blanc can produce. Wine with multiple layers of fresh green apple, guava, quince and yellow ripe peaches. Lees and skin contact add a creaminess to the wine that leaves a lingering mouthfeel, wishing for more.
Alc: 13.55  RS: 3.1  pH: 3.54  TA: 6.0  VA:  SO2:  FSO2:

Darling Cellars Gustus Sauvignon Blanc 2019

Not made in a full ripe style this wine offers tropical flavours of pineapple, watermelon and green undertones of asparagus and mineral aromas on the palate.
Alc: 13.59  RS: 2.8  pH: 3.48  TA: 6.4  VA:  SO2:  FSO2:

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Mamre Station, R315, Darling 7345, South Africa

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