Fun day out in the vineyards

What an awesome day. Wanted to do this for quite some time, but could never find the time! I was privileged to spend the day with Stephan Joubert, Chief Viticulturist of DGB. We get caught up in [...]

It’s pruning time!

Most of the vineyards have dropped all their leaves, so the big scale farmers are already on the go with pruning. Here is a short video on pruning Vertical Shoot Positioning. (click the settings [...]

The beautiful Cederberg

Last week we went up to the Cederberg to look at a potential site to plant vineyards. As the recent Shiraz Challenge showed us – the Cederberg makes some pretty damn good Shiraz. Having the [...]