Top 10 Niche White Varieties In The Prescient Minority Report 2020

This year’s Minority Report convened by Winemag.co.za and sponsored by multinational financial services company Prescient is to be released sequentially. There were 55 wines made from niche white varieties entered and these were tasted blind (labels out of sight) by a three-person panel, scoring done according to the 100-point quality scale.

Niche White Varieties Top 10

Arcangeli Vesta Semillon 2017
Price: R160
Wine of Origin: Botrivier
Abv: 12.32%

Bellingham The Bernard Series Whole Bunch Grenache Blanc With Viognier 2017
Price: R250
Wine of Origin: Paarl
Abv: 14%

Benguela Cove Catalina Semillon 2018
Price: R650
Wine of Origin: Walker Bay
Abv: 13.6%

Bosman Fides Grenache Blanc 2018
Price: R240
Wine of Origin: Wellington
Abv: 13.15%

Highlands Road Semillon 2018
Price: R220
Wine of Origin: Elgin
Abv: 14.6%

Old Road Wine Co. Grand-Mére Semillon 2017
Price: R535
Wine of Origin: Franschhoek
Abv: 13.5%

Rickety Bridge The Pilgrimage Semillon 2018
Price: R450
Wine of Origin: Franschhoek
Abv: 12.31%

Shannon Triangle Block Semillon 2017
Price: R250
Wine of Origin: Elgin
Abv: 13.6%

Shannon Triangle Block Semillon 2018
Price: R250
Wine of Origin: Elgin
Abv: 13.7%

Vergelegen Reserve Semillon 2018
Price: R325
Wine of Origin: Stellenbosch
Abv: 13.5%