The 2013 Cape Winemakers Guild Auction will be held on Saturday, 5 October 2013. The Cape Winemakers Guild is a group of South Africa’s top winemakers, dedicated to advancing the art of winemaking in South Africa. The Nedbank Cape Winemakers Guild Development Trust and CWG Protégé programme are helping to give back to the communities […]
History Lessons without the rose coloured glasses! Dr. Jan Cats was a respected physician in Stellenbosch…but like all physicians, he did have his share of failures…and a very unique way to get the bodies out of his surgery and into the morgue without upsetting business!
History Lessons without the rose coloured glasses! Hercules van Loon was Stellenbosch’s first minister, arriving in 1704. Although he tried hard to minister to the pious folk of the town, his wife was less than the perfect ministers wife and her indiscretions lead Hercules to an unfortunate end…
Jan Blanx keeps appearing in the history books – for all the wrong reasons. Time and again he crossed swords with the law of the day, and ultimately we never know what happened to him…did he finally mend his ways?
Made from some of the finest Chenin vineyards in the country, Teddy Hall talks to us about his Chenin Blanc Reserve….
Sybrand Mankadan’s love of drinking alcohol was only surpassed by his love of women…and this wine salutes his passion and commitment to pursuing the finer things in life.
The Teddy Hall Blanc de Blancs MCC is full o vigorous, fine bubbles and reflects that passion and commitment of Teddy Hall, to producing one of the best MCC’s available in South Africa.
The Teddy Hall Chenin Blanc Reserve – sourced from vines originally planted in 1986, the chenin blanc bush vines are well suited to the broken shale soils on this unique hillside site in the Koelen…