Tag Archives: vineyard

Tukulu

Tukulu is located in the Darling region, and means “Gift From the Soil”.

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Uitkyk

Winemaker Estelle Lourens is responsible for the range of wines produced on Uitkyk, located in the Simonsberg area. The flagship wine is the Carlonet, a Cabernet Sauvignon made from a unique vineyard on the Estate.

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Plaisir de Merle

Built in 1993, Plaisir de Merle selects the finest grapes from its vineyards to produce its outstanding range of wines, with the belief that blending is the best way to produce a unity from different components.

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Flat Roof Manor – Merlot Tasting Film

The Flat Roof Manor Merlot, as tasted by winemaker Estelle Lourens, who explains that careful vineyard management in the leadup to harvest helps to bring in well balanced merlot grapes into the cellar.

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Flat Roof Manor – Pinot Grigio Tasting Film

Winemaker Estelle Lourens tastes the Pinot Grigio from Flat Roof Manor, made from 25 year-old vineyards. The Pinot Grigio is a white wine produced from red grapes and Estelle explains how this is achieved as well as what food works with it. The Pinot Grigio, one of the original varietals produced in the Flat Roof […]

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Teddy Hall Dr. Jan Cats Chenin Blanc Reserve

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!

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Teddy Hall Hercùles van Loon Cabernet Sauvignon Reserve

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…

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Teddy Hall Jan Blax Super White Cuvée NV

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?

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Teddy Hall – Chenin Blanc Reserve

Made from some of the finest Chenin vineyards in the country, Teddy Hall talks to us about his Chenin Blanc Reserve….

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Teddy Hall Sybrand Mankadan Chenin Blanc

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.

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