Q&A with wine makers- Louis Wines

February, 2018|Winemakers|

How did your career as a wine maker start and where did you train? Growing up I wanted to be an engineer, but at the end of matric year my math grades weren’t good enough. I decided to study something else for a year and [...]

Q&A with Bruwer Raats

November, 2017|Winemakers|

Raats Family Wines are specialists in the crafting of exceptional wines from Chenin Blanc and Cabernet Franc. It is their mission to consistently produce Chenin Blanc and Cabernet Franc of outstanding quality from South Africa and to establish these wines as international benchmarks. “Bruwer Raats may [...]

Q&A with winemaker – Thistle and Weed

October, 2017|Winemakers|

A group of friends created Thistle and Weed in 2015 as an opportunity to express their creativity, get their hands dirty and craft small batch wines from the distant nooks and crannies of the Cape. We asked one of their winemakers, Stephanie, to share more [...]