Esona is a Xhosa word meaning - 'the very One'. Chosen, hand-picked grapes from single vineyards hand crafted into wines that articulate expressions of the vineyards, emphasising individuality and celebrating its complexity. Esona is a husband and wife owned wine boutique estate situated just outside of Bonnievale.
Esona is a boutique winery, producing limited release wine from hand picked grapes by single vineyards nestled beside the Breede River on the R317 in the Robertson Wine Valley. Our 90 year old cellar tasting venue is now open Monday - Friday 9:00 - 17:00 and Saturday 9:30-15:00 where we offer FREE vertical wine tasting from our single vineyard limited release wines in grape spesific RIEDEL crystal glasses.
We also have on offer; A one-on-one 60 minute educational Taste the Difference experience in our candle-lit underground "Kuip" for max 10 people at R85pp on pre-bookings only. To compare Riedel grape specific glasses with an ordinary wine glass, vertical wine tasting of Esona wines and a fruit preserve pairing and Lindt chocolate pairing all included. Snack platters and picnics are available for groups (pre book and paid required 4 days in advance).
Delicious wines on offer include:
~ Sauvignon Blanc
~ Frankly My Dear
Function venue available for small private functions.
082 417 5362