"GREAT WINES ARE BORN FROM THE UNDERSTANDING OF THE PLANT, SOIL AND CLIMATE OF A SPECIFIC SITE, TOGETHER WITH THE CREATIVE ART OF WINEMAKING AND BLENDING. THIS IS OFTEN A TIMELESS PURSUIT, BUT WHEN IT COMES TOGETHER, THE REWARD IS ETERNAL"
Being outside, tending to grape vines, might seem like light, easy work. But being a viticulturist certainly doesn’t mean you get to relax and enjoy the sunshine. It’s hard work, as Waterford Estate’s David van Schalkwyk proves.
As the 2019 harvest season kicks off, we take a moment to capture the memories that will be bottled with this year’s vintage.
As Waterford Estate celebrates the release of The Jem 2014, we take a closer look at the different varietals that go into this one-of-a-kind red blend. When it comes to selecting the wines for each new vintage of The Jem, Waterford Estate winemaker Mark le Roux is spoilt for choice. Like an artist who gets […]
There are several good reasons why Waterford Estate remains number one on TripAdvisor.co.za’s list of “things to do in Stellenbosch”. One of these, many reviewers say, is the friendly, knowledgeable staff and the exceptional service they provide.