3 Wine estates in the Hemel en Aarde region that truly deserve a visit

2019-04-03 11:53

Travel writer and wine lover, Jared Ruttenberg takes us on a scenic tour through one of SA's most beautiful wine-making regions.

What it takes to produce wine on one of SA's leading estates

2019-03-04 07:15

Award-winning wine writer, Tshepang Molisana goes behind the scenes at one of South Africa's premium wine estates. Take a look!

9 Delicious (child-friendly) picnic destinations at some of SA's most beautiful wine farms

2018-03-01 08:00

While the sun is still shining, while away the weekend or an afternoon sipping wine and nibbling delicious eats.

Winelands farm to be auctioned

2016-10-10 18:18

A working boutique wine farm set in the heart of the Cape Winelands is up for auction by the Michael James Organisation in association with Knight Frank.

Ataraxia Wines

2015-07-10 14:52

A wine farm in the Overberg region, with stunning mountain views. Situated in The Skyfields is unique, lying as it does on the most elevated section of the Hemel-en-Aarde area. Nestled on this commanding rise beneath the soaring BabylonsToren mountain range, their vineyards are planted on some of the most spectacular terroirs South Africa has to offer. It is a place where wines of incredible finesse, balance and depth are crafted, that proudly hold their own in the international arena. Offering wines including the Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay and the Serenity.

Wine tasting with a view: best spots to go in the Cape

2014-12-08 10:15

What could be better than a jaw-dropping view paired with beautiful wine?

5 fabulous wooded Chardonnays

2013-10-18 12:43

Change up the Sauvignon sipping with some Chardonnay this summer.

The Inter Hotel Challenge celebrations

2013-10-11 08:41

The Show Cook Inter Hotel Challenge hosted a celebratory dinner after a successful first in South Africa.

Terroir Awards – Robertson cleans up.

2013-08-05 11:04

The 2013 Novare SA Terroir Wine Awards were announced and Robertson

Food24 eats at Café Blanc de Noir at Brenaissance

2013-02-08 10:25

Our wine editor pays a visit to Devon Valley's new wine estate, Brenaissance.


2 South African wine producers in top 50 list of ‘The World’s Most Admired Wine Brands’

2019-03-18 12:29

Another fantastic accolade for the local wine industry and SA!

Lanzerac hotel has re-opened after the fire and you won't believe how beautiful it is

2018-10-23 13:14

This historic Grand Dame of Stellenbosch has risen from the ashes and continues to shine bright.

3 Awesome all-day wine destinations in the Cape Winelands

2017-01-12 06:00

Put these on your bucket list!

The Klink Award Winners 2015

2015-11-20 11:47

Here are the winners in each category.

The southernmost wine estates in Africa

2015-01-27 13:13

Take a trip down south and taste some excellent SA wines.

Creation Wines

2014-10-27 14:13

In combining the rich gifts of nature and our unique terroir with the considerable skills of our dedicated team, Creation strives to reward the lover of fine wines. A little piece of paradise in South Africa’s sought-after Walker Bay Wine Region. Here, high up on the scenic Hemel-en-Aarde Ridge, every dawn brings an exciting new challenge and innovation is a way of life. This trendsetting spirit has shaped their vision and led to many a thrilling achievement as reflected in their impressive list of wine awards. Their modern cellar was completed in time for the 2007 vintage and features state-of-the-art equipment imported from Germany, Switzerland and France. Ranging from a pneumatic punch-down system to stainless steel tanks with built-in cooling and heating systems,they believe that their vinification facilities are worthy of the superb grapes harvested on the farm. All of the red wines are matured under optimum conditions in 225-litre French oak barriques.

10 Sauvignon Blancs for summer

2013-10-15 15:53

Sauvignon Blanc is the favourite for sipping this summer.

Esona Wines

2013-09-11 13:54

Esona is a husband-and-wife owned wine boutique estate overlooking the Breede River.

Hillock Wines

2013-02-25 11:28

A boutique wine farm in Dwarsrivier valley near the small town of Ladismith.

Swap your old clothes for wine!

2012-06-22 12:50

Sounds like a great idea to me!

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