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August Featured Producer – Opstal

By |August 1st, 2018|

Our August Featured Producer is Opstal Estate located in the beautiful Slanghoek Valley near Rawsonville. The farm has been home to 7 generations of the Louw family. Stanley Louw – current owner and sixth generation vintner – is a descendant of J C Rossouw, the first owner of Opstal bij de Fonteine in 1847. One of […]

Featured producer – Lomond

By |June 30th, 2018|

The featured producer this July is Lomond

Founded in 2004, Lomond Wine Estate was established in a pristine natural environment near Elim at the southern tip of Africa. The farm is over 800 hectares, with 350 hectares of that under vine cultivation. Because Lomond is also part of the Walker Bay Fynbos Conservancy, the rest of […]

Featured producer – Bizoe Wines

By |June 1st, 2018|

The featured producer for June is Bizoe Wines. Bizoe wines are created by Rikus Neethling. Most of the wines in the range are limited production (approx 4500 bottles).

You can taste these wines on Friday 1 June between 4 & 7pm

We’re featuring:

RNW Sauvignon Blanc

RNW Cape Blend

Bizoe Henrietta – Sauvignon Blanc/Semillon

Idioglossia Chardonnay

Bizoe Estalet – Shiraz

Buy any of […]

Featured Producer May 2018 – AVONDALE

By |May 1st, 2018|

Avondale in Paarl is our featured producer for May.

 

 

The 160-hectare farm that is today known as Avondale has been under cultivation for more than 300 years. Early records show that the land was one of the first in the Paarl valley to be allocated specifically for the production of wine grapes. Purchased in 1997 by […]

Usana Wines – featured producer for April

By |April 3rd, 2018|

Usana is our featured producer for April
Location, location – this family farm (Klein Welmoed) is located off Baden Powell, near the iconic Meerlust Estate. The Winshaw family have been farming here for over 40 years. A super spot to visit, but tasting is by appointment as it’s also a fully-operational beef and chicken (for Usana […]

Featured Producer March 2018

By |March 1st, 2018|

Our featured producer for March is Strandveld Vineyards.
From the southern-most vineyards and winery in Africa, we present Strandveld and First Sighting Wines.

The vineyards near Cape Agulhas were established in 2001. Constant gusts of Atlantic sea wind contribute to a relatively cooler climate in the Elim ward – and it is these same persistent cooling winds that […]

Featured Producer for February 2018

By |January 31st, 2018|

Rascallion wines is our featured producer for February.
The brand is a partnership between Ross Sleet and the Kretzmar family. “Sounds, sight, touch, smell, and taste physically link us to the world around us. How we articulate these senses and link them via our emotional needs and wants defines who we are. Rascallion creates wines that explore […]