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

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

85 of 800 – Grande Provence, Franschhoek

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Wine farm 85 of 800 is Grande Provence in Franschhoek. Believe it or not, this modern estate is over 300 years old (1694)! Enjoy a nougat & Angel’s Tears Wine pairing or an Oysters & MCC pairing all whilst being Read more

84 of 800 – Doolhof, Wellington

Meet wine farm 84 of 800! Doolhof wines in the small, country town of Wellington, South Africa. The name itself, Doolhof (meaning “Labyrinth” in Afrikaans) was aptly named due to the rolling hills of the estate. The land was granted Read more

83 of 800 – Andreas, Wellington

Meet my 83rd wine farm visit in South Africa – Andreas Wine Farm and Luxury Accommodation in Wellington dates back to 1699 when the first Huguenots settled in the valley. In 2015 the estate was acquired by a group of U.K. Read more