Frogitt & Vonkel Private Wine Merchants follows the simple principal of knowing their individual clients. With the right information we are equipped to exceed all expectations, making Frogitt & Vonkel one of SA's foremost wine merchants.
We know all of our clients by name and take the time to understand their individual tastes, budgets and desires before we make any recommendations. That way, we find out what is most important to them before selecting wines that fully match their criteria.
Master winemaker Richard Hilton has been producing ultra-premium and premium wines in the Cape for nearly 20 years. Preferring to work with exceptional terrior and across the full scope of the Winelands, Richard manages and rents specific blocks and vines rather than developing an actual farm or Estate. His wines are listed by the finest restaurants in South Africa and across Europe.
The Dalmatian Syrah
Only 1500 bottles of this wine were made, and Sweden took 800 of that… including Sjo Magasinet (Michelin Star Restaurant) in Gothenburg. F&V is delighted to have been awarded a small allocation.
Listed at La Colombe, Delaire Graff, Rust en Vrede and Overture to name just a few, The Dalmatian takes its name from Croatia's Dalmatian Coast, where Viognier originated...Read More
Our Felcourt range are wines where the winemaker and/or producer wish to remain anonymous. This is usually because we intend offering the wines at substantially lower prices than normal retail channels, but can also be where wines have been made especially for us and are not part of the producers normal commercial range.
Full bodied and super-soft. A seductive collaboration of Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot. Aged in new French oak barrels for 18 months, Ed's Reserve is named after the producers father who always selected his favourite barrels for a limited "reserve blend". That tradition continues proudly with this special release.Read More
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