Drink.  Learn.  Laugh.  Repeat.

Welcome Back!Sign in here:

Not Registered?Become one of our thirsty clan 327,707 strong:

Register Today!

The Wolftrap 2014 Wine Review

The Wolftrap 2014

The Wolftrap 2014

Franschhoek, South Africa

Community Score:87/100

Community Reviews: 4

  Add My Review

Price: $13.95

Drink: 2014-2017

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: White Wine

Winery: The Wolftrap

Agent: Univins and Spirits Canada Inc.

Natalie's Score: 88/100

This is a vibrant South African white wine blend of Viognier, Chenin Blanc and Grenache Blanc grapes. The Wolftrap label is produced by the Boekenhoutskloof winery. Subtle floral and white peach on the nose: bursts like sunshine on the palate. Medium-bodied and lovely. Pair with mild curries.

Calm Curry Wine

This The Wolftrap 2014 was reviewed on September 29, 2016 by Natalie MacLean

Pricing & Stock Information

  • 856450
  • $9.97 
  • Check Stock

Reviews and Ratings

Neil Phillips rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

Nose of melon, ripe white nectarine, lime and floral notes. Very slight hint of wet hay.

On the palate, dry with nice acidity. Bursting with melon, and a hint of white pepper and a honey-lemon finish.

I'd try this with the ever-difficult asparagus.

Tasted October 2016.
Carola Price rated this wine as 87/100 with the following review:

Clear and light yellow.
Nose is light but there is some honey and melon.
In the mouth it is bright and there is some acidity with some lemon and blood orange leading to a medium finish with good balance overall.
Drink now with turkey burgers.
Jon Steeves - Sommelier rated this wine as 86/100 with the following review:

An Interesting assemblage offering crisp and tart herbaciousness, tart Granny Smith apple, and a hint of Bartlett pear. Medium body. Pair with lemon marinated BBQ chicken or shawarma. Tasted Jan 2017. Rated 86/100.

Recipes for The Wolftrap 2014



Join me in a free online video class to learn the secrets to perfect pairings.

Wine of the Week

As featured on  

CTV Wine of the Week!

Charles & Charles Red Wine
Washington ...

Natalie MacLean

Natalie MacLean offers North America's most popular online wine and food pairing classes. She was named the World's Best Drinks Writer at the World Food Media Awards in Australia.

Natalie has published two books with Random House, both selected as one of Amazon's Best Books of the Year.

Join 327,707 thirsty wine lovers who get access to all of her wine reviews by becoming a member of her site. Take a free online pairing class with her here.



Know the wines you want before you even get to the store with my wine reviews. Join now. It's free.

Red, White & Drunk All Over

  Best Books of the Year

Red, White & Drunk all over by Natalie MacLean

Natalie MacLean writes about wine with a sensuous obsession... and often laugh-out-loud funny... Terrific.

Rex Pickett, Sideways

Ms. MacLean is the disarming Everywoman. She loves wine, loves drinking ... ultimately, it's a winning formula.

Eric Asimov, The New York Times


Access my reviews on mobile with the bar code scanner.


Unquenchable: A Tipsy Search

  Best Books of the Year

Unquenchable by Natalie MacLean

Natalie MacLean is a new force in the wine writing world ‐ a feisty North American answer to Hugh Johnson and Jancis Robinson. She can write beautifully about wine.

The Financial Times of London

There are very few people in the wine world who "get it" and Natalie is one of those who brings more fun to a buttoned-up and stodgy game.

Gary Vaynerchuck, Wine Library TV

Starting a Wine Cellar?

Expert advice for all budgets

Insider tips on starting a wine cellar
From wine racks to underground caves, insider tips on size and space, number of bottles, ideal conditions and reputable resources.   learn more  




Winner World's Best Drink Writer
WFour-Time Winner James Beard Foundation
Five-Time Winner Association of Food Journalists
Six-Time Winner Bert Greene Award
Best Wine Literature Book Gourmand World Cookbook Awards
Online Writer of the Year Louis Roederer International Wine Writing Award