Botha Cellars senior winemaker, Michiel Visser, is the 2019 Brenn-O-Kem Worcester/Breedekloof Winemaker of the Year. The awards lunch was hosted at Benguela Cove Estate in Hermanus.read more » Friday, 06 December 2019
After more than 320 entries for the 12th annual Novare SA Terroir Wine Awards, almost equal to last year’s record entries, South Africa’s homegrown red wine cultivar Pinotage this year stood out as a top performer from an estate between Hermanus and Stanford in the Walker Bay district.read more » Friday, 28 July 2017
At the 12th annual Novare SA Terroir Wine Awards the best wines from specific terroirs will once again be judged and announced. South Africa can lay claim to many prime wine terroirs for its cultivars, and every year it is interesting to see which terroir delivered the best example of cultivar or style.read more » Wednesday, 05 April 2017
The Axe Hill Cape Vintage 2013 from Calitzdorp is this year’s overall winning port of the annual Cappa Challenge, while Calitzdorp produced all but five winners from the 62 entries in both divisions.read more » Monday, 23 May 2016
What makes the world of wine so wonderful is all the different cultivars and styles of wine to be tasted and enjoyed. South Africa’s Wine of Origin system also makes it possible to discover and enjoy wines of which all the grapes came from a specific wine terrain. Therefore Novare SA Terroir Wine Awards will always have its place.read more » Monday, 28 March 2016
If you want to move forward in the wine world, you are going to have to shift boundaries. De Wet Lategan, owner and winemaker of Bergsig Estate, says that this challenge to question the status quo lies behind the Breedekloof Wine Valley Chenin Blanc Initiative, of which he is one of the dynamic nine members treading a new path through the valley’s wine offering.read more » Tuesday, 15 September 2015
The elite annual Breedekloof Food & Wine Pairing gala dinner took place at Opstal Estate on Friday, 14 September and was well supported not only by the local producers but also out of town visitors.read more » Friday, 05 October 2012
Get the summer season into full swing and head off to the picturesque Breedekloof Valley over the weekend of 12 to 14 October for the annual Breedekloof Outdoor and Wine Festival.
read more » Monday, 27 August 2012
We've just finished thanking Mom for all the wonderful things she does
for us, and now this month it's Dad's turn. And once again the
Breedekloof has a wonderful selection of options for you!
read more » Thursday, 14 June 2012
The inaugural Cape Port Producers' Association Port and Wine Challenge 2012, delivered a few surprise especially in the wine category, but overall another stellar performance was achieved by the dedicated producer's of Cape Port-styled wines with the judges again enthusing about the sheer quality offered by this category.
read more » Thursday, 14 June 2012
The 19th international competition of the World's best Chardonnay wines,
Chardonnay du Monde® has just come to an end. Competing against a large
concentration of chardonnay wine and vast geographical diversity: 908
wine samples from 43 countries.
read more » Tuesday, 20 March 2012
The Sauvignon Blanc Interest Group of South Africa (SBIG), organisers of
the FNB Sauvignon Blanc Top 10 Competition, have just revealed the Top
20 wines in the countdown to the announcement of the ultimate Top 10 on 4
read more » Tuesday, 25 October 2011
After a record 251 entries for the sixth annual Novare SA Terroir Wine
Awards, five wine cellars stood out with two National Winners each,
Doolhof, Durbanville Hills, Hermanuspietersfontein, Jordan and
read more » Thursday, 28 July 2011