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ROBERTSON SHINES AT 2018 YOUNG WINE SHOW

ROBERTSON SHINES AT 2018 YOUNG WINE SHOW

    ROBERTSON SHINES AT 2018 YOUNG WINE SHOW Appraising the potential of the valley’s current vintage We have three SA national champions and a host of regional winners to congratulate now that the dust has settled on the 2018 South African and Regional Young Wine Show results. At this, the 186th presentation of the SA Young Wine Show awards, Bon Courage took home both the...
Wine on the River in partnership with Nedbank 2018

Wine on the River in partnership with Nedbank 2018

WINE ON THE RIVER IN PARTNERSHIP WITH NEDBANK: 26-28 OCTOBER 2018 Ladies and gents, lovers of fabulous wine, good food and happy vibes - assemble! Springtime is around the corner and the Robertson Wine Valley is getting ready to celebrate in style. Expect to unwind, enjoy fresh country air and beautiful scenery with an array of fine wines, delightful treats and great...
 RIETVALLEI NATIONAL WINNER AT THE 2018 NOVARE SA TERROIR WINE AWARDS

RIETVALLEI NATIONAL WINNER AT THE 2018 NOVARE SA TERROIR WINE AWARDS

RIETVALLEI JMB CABERNET FRANC SELECTED AS NATIONAL WINNER AT THE 2018 NOVARE SA TERROIR WINE AWARDS Rietvallei Wine Estate’s JMB Cabernet Franc 2015 has again been selected as the top Cabernet Franc in South Africa by the 2018 Novare SA Terroir Wine Awards. This is the second time the JMB Cabernet Franc has been awarded top honours by this prestigious wine award.  At...
Bon Courage Estate performs well at this year’s SA Terroir Wine Awards

Bon Courage Estate performs well at this year’s SA Terroir Wine Awards

  Bon Courage Estate performs well at this year’s SA Terroir Wine Awards. We are excited to announce that the Bon Courage Noble Late Harvest 2016 has been recognized for its exceptional quality.The Novare SA Terroir Wine Awards, which honours above all the Wine of Origin, has named this Noble Late Harvest a National Winner for this particular wine style, as well as one...
De Wetshof Flies Flag

De Wetshof Flies Flag

  De Wetshof Flies Flag for Robertson Pinot Noir with National Terroir Award The De Wetshof Estate in Robertson might be best known for Chardonnay, but its interpretation of the red Burgundian variety Pinot Noir is growing in stature. The De Wetshof Nature in Concert Pinot Noir 2017 was crowned National Pinot Noir Champion in this year’s Novare Terroir Awards, a...
BONNIEVALE WINES

BONNIEVALE WINES

    BONNIEVALE WINES LAUNCHES THE RIVER COLLECTION PREMIUM RANGE A new dawn is upon Bonnievale Wines as it launches a new corporate identity and premium range of wines destined to be the ambassadors of the magnificent Breede River Valley they call home. Called The River Collection, the wines represent the winemaker's ultimate art in the creation of wines that showcase...
Bonnievale Wines

Bonnievale Wines

  BONNIEVALE WINES APPOINTS CARINA GOUS AS STRATEGIC ADVISOR  By Bonnievale Wines Bonnievale Wines has concluded a turn-key agreement with respected wine industry specialist Carina Gous who has taken up an advisory role as the company gears up for an exciting new phase of growth.   Until recently Gous was the global brand director for Distell’s portfolio of premium wine and...
Robertson Winery

Robertson Winery

  Introducing FAT bastard's new blushing member of the pod By Robertson WineryFAT bastard, the well - loved, delicious, full - bodied range of wines, has a new ‘blushing’ bastard: the gorgeous salmon pink FAT bastard Pinor Noir Rosé 2017, dry yet smooth and creamy and bursting with fruit - same wine with same large taste as before, but a brand - new look with a...
A New Cork and an Historical Day on De Wetshof Estate

A New Cork and an Historical Day on De Wetshof Estate

      A New Cork and an Historical Day on De Wetshof Estate By Amorim Cork South Africa None of those who were in the De Wetshof winery on Monday 12 March will forget it. Not one. The occasion was a session of re-corking of vintage wines, something Amorim has been doing since the end of last year and which has been extensively written about. De Wetshof, the pioneering...
Chardonnay du Monde

Chardonnay du Monde

      Robertson Wine Valley tastes success at Chardonnay Du Monde 2018 By Alet du Toit Wine producers from the Robertson Wine Valley route kicked off 2018 with astronomical success raking in four of the seven silver medals awarded to South African producers at the 25th annual Chardonnay Du Monde awards. Bon Courage Estate continues to impress on the international stage by...
De Wetshof Estate

De Wetshof Estate

De Wetshof Predicts Healthy Harvest Despite Relentless Drought Source: Drinksfeed.com   It is hot, it is dry, but the Chardonnay harvest of 2018 on De Wetshof Estate has delivered a grape crop in excellent health despite the yield being some 10% lower than average. “We expected a lower yield seeing as this is our fourth dry season in a row, and definitely the driest I...
Wacky Wine Weekend

Wacky Wine Weekend

SAVOUR 15 YEARS OF GREATNESS The famed Wacky Wine Weekend takes place from 31 May to 3 June 2018. This well–established event has become a wine institution in the social calendars of people across the country, attracting wine connoisseurs, novices and families & friends alike travelling far and wide to “taste the lifestyle”.   2018 marks Wacky Wine Weekend’s 15th...
Springfield Estate

Springfield Estate

      Springfield Estate - Vegan Friendly Wines In this day and age, we are all becoming increasingly aware of how our lifestyle and the consumption that goes with it affects the world around us.   Global warming, once just an abstract threat, is now a major concern, and as humans with the ability and privilege to make informed decisions, we should do everything in our...
Graham Beck

Graham Beck

Turning Water Into Wine By Graham Howe   Thirsty conversation at recent tastings is as much about water as wine.   At a benchmark tasting of the proprietor’s collection wines in the Graham Beck stable at the Silo Hotel at the V&A Waterfront like the ancient mariner we could see water, water everywhere out in Table Bay but not a drop to drink. (A surfeit of fine wine...
Zandvliet

Zandvliet

    Zandvliet Estate presents "A Pocketful of Inspiration" By Zandvliet Estate   From 17 March, Zandvliet Estate will showcase the works of artist Marina Blight in their underground Muscat Tanks. Come and view this exciting exhibition, titled, "A Pocketful of Inspiration" at their Kalkveld Lounge between the hours of 10:00 and 17:00 (Mon – Fri as well as Public Holidays).     ABOUT MARINA...

 

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