Wine Interviews

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Steenberg’s JD Pretorius

19 May , 2017|

A warm welcome from Steenberg
When I walked into the Steenberg Cellars, I was greeted by a friendly face and kind smile. Meeting JD Pretorius was an absolute pleasure. His warm nature and hospitality shone through the entire interview and we […]

Beyond Expectation with Buitenverwachting

10 May , 2017|

When we embarked on our adventure to interview Buitenverwachting winemaker, Brad Paton, we had no idea we would leave so inspired. Buitenverwachting truly lived up to the meaning of its name, “beyond expectations”.

Brad is a born and bred Capetonian. He […]

Art and Wine Part 2: Cape Town

31 March , 2017|

The best combination of Art and Wine in Cape Town
This month has been an exciting one, as we looked at Wine and Art in Stellenbosch, then proceeded to Constantia, where we met an artist who is passionate about the Winelands too.

Meet Damian Osborne, local […]

There’s silver in the Valley- Silvermist Interview

26 January , 2017|

We found Silver in the Valley 
When I arrived at Silvermist Organic Vineyards, the tasting room manager, Nicholas, and the farm manager, Tessa , welcomed me with big smiles and open arms. The warmth I received and interesting stories I heard […]

Interview with Eagles Nest

9 January , 2017|

This week’s pick of the bunch is Eagles Nest.
Our latest Winemaker is Stuart Botha from Eagles’ Nest. He’s a local Capetonian and attended Wynberg Boys High School.   We were lucky enough to do our interview while on a 4X4 Experience […]

Winemakers Wisdom: Part 1

21 October , 2016|

Winemaker 1: Matt Day
Meet Matt.  He’s the head winemaker at Klein Constantia.  Matt has been with Klein Constantia for 8 years. He lives on the property and enjoys the company of neighboring wine makers for a couple of drinks together […]