88 of 800 – Zandvliet wines, Ashton

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Tucked away in the remote town of Ashton, lies the newly renovated winery, Zandvliet wines,  my 88th farm. Many South African’s may associate this farm with the popular Shiraz and Chardonnay available from this estate. Despite being newly renovated, the winery has Read more

4 wine harvest experiences in 4 weeks

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In the blistering heat and drought stricken region of the Western Cape, South Africa – I spent every week in March at a different wine harvest (Lanzerac, Zandvliet, Zevenwacht and La Motte) to show you just what it takes to Read more

87 of 800 – Eagle’s Nest Wines, Constantia

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Meet my second wine farm visit in the Constantia Wine Route – Eagle’s Nest Wines! Despite this being a well known winery in Constantia, it is still a family run, boutique wine farm. Better known for their red wine, if Read more

86 of 800 – Beau Constantia

My first time exploring the Constantia Wine Route and I think I started at the right place!  Beau Constantia is number 86 of 800! The Constantia wine valley is the oldest wine producing region in the Southern Hemisphere, Beau Constantia however planted Read more