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RWV

RWV

TASTING THE LIFESTYLE IN ROBERTSON WINE VALLEY by Myrna Robins ROBERTSON WINE VALLEY – THE DESTINATION THAT LIVES UP TO EVERY EXPECTATION. It’s a beguiling valley, beautiful, spacious, offering compelling reasons as to why visitors should taste its lifestyle, Pretty towns and magnificent farms offer a broad palette, bisected by the iconic Breede river that winds...
VinPro

VinPro

  Unity for excellence By Jana Loots When VinPro’s new chairman, Anton Smuts, talks about the industry, it is clear that the South African wine industry cannot function as an island. Now is the time to stand together and take the industry forward as a unit.Anton was elected as chairman during a special board meeting in November 2016, replacing Abrie Botha, who held the...
Zandvliet

Zandvliet

ZANDVLIET RE-IMAGINED Zandvliet Wine Estate, on the outskirts of Ashton in the Robertson Valley, plays an illustrious role in the narrative of the South African wine industry. Proclaimed as a farm in 1838, Zandvliet counts among the very first farms to bottle Shiraz. One of its distinguishing characteristics is a small range of low limestone hills on the southern...
KLINK

KLINK

  WINE ON THE RIVER WINS KLINK AWARDS FOR BEST FESTIVAL! The 2017 Klink Awards winners for the best in the wine industry across different categories have been revealed and we are thrilled to announce that the Robertson WIne Valley's Wine on The River Festival have won the category for Best Festival!!   Read more here:  http://winetourismsouthafrica.co.za/klink-awards-2017/  ...
De Wetshof

De Wetshof

Celebrating the World of Chardonnay with Jay McInerney Jay McInerney, American novelist and wine writer for – inter alia – The Wall Street Journal, gave the address at this year’s De Wetshof Celebration of Chardonnay. In his first visit in 15 years, he noticed a profound shift in quality of his favourite white wine as made here in South Africa. Chardonnay from the...
Bonnievale

Bonnievale

Bonnievale Winery celebrates a decade of pioneering growth Earlier this month, Bonnievale Wines celebrated its 10th anniversary. More than just the mere marking of a date, this occasion served as a poignant reminder of the challenges and benefits that come with the choice to strike out on a new path.The achievements of the past 10 years that have seen Bonnievale...
Springfield

Springfield

The Lost Vintage We are thrilled to announce that we released the 1997 Méthode Ancienne Cabernet Sauvignon on Monday, 21 November 2016. It will be available to purchase at our tasting room as well as on our Springfield online shop. We will be selling the wine in the following packaging options: Single Bottles 2 x 750ml wooden gift box (see the bottom of this mail...
Bon Courage

Bon Courage

New design for Like Father Like Son wine collection Bon Courage Wine Estate, situated in the Robertson Wine Valley proudly presents the new packaging design for their popular Like Father Like Son wine collection. Symbolism The new design illustrates the profiles of a father and son.  This symbolises the family unity the Bon Courage Bruwers have maintained over the...
Esona

Esona

Caryl’s November recipe When I was growing up we always had an endless stream of relatives and visitors to our house over the Dec / Jan holidays. My mom was very good at organizing the house and the whole family well in advance, moving beds around etc., cleaning and washing everything in sight. My sisters & I had turns to hang out the washing. The washing line...
Van Loveren

Van Loveren

Meet the Cousins Be part of our family #AtFourCousins.  Enjoy a selection of platters, pairing our products with interesting nibbles.We welcome all tastes @FourCousins and therefore we pride ourselves on wood fired pizzas, generous homemade burgers, juicy steaks, house specialties and freshly prepared salads. Kids are also treated like royalty with ample play area...
Rooiberg

Rooiberg

Mountain Bike Magic at Rooiberg An exciting new option is open to mountain bike enthusiasts, with the establishment of the new Rooiberg Breede River Conservancy Mountain Bike Trail which offers three scenic and challenging sub-routes covering a total of 71 kilometres.Permits cost R30 each for doing one or all of the loops during daylight hours, while a one year...
RWV

RWV

Hands on Harvest This down-to-earth Autumn celebration offers families a chance to experience the magic of harvest while enjoying country hospitality. Indulge in country cuisine and enjoy delicious local wines from more than 40 wine estates, boutique wineries and tourism establishments from the Ashton, Bonnievale, McGregor and Robertson region. Experience the...
Graham Beck

Graham Beck

A Glass Act Graham Beck has introduced the world’s most coveted stemware for their internationally acclaimed Méthode Cap Classique portfolio.  By choosing to introduce exceptional stemware to the tasting experience, Graham Beck has raised the bar in showcasing the dynamic, yet delicate relationship between sparkling wine and stemware. “We firmly believe the choice of glass will...