Boschendal Wines

#aninspiredlife

What is #AnInspiredLife? An extraordinary life; a life bursting with creative energy, friends, food, beauty and inspiration. The art of wine making is akin to the art of living an inspired life. Time, energy and the pursuit of excellence go into creating a superlative vintage and also into fostering relationships that last. We invite you to be part of our Boschendal Collective by joining us in living #aninspiredlife.

Boschendal’s flagship wines celebrate Tim Atkin accolades

Franschhoek, 12 September 2018: One of the world’s pre-eminent wine journalists Tim Atkin has awarded eight of Boschendal’s iconic wines an impressive 90 points or more in his latest report. The Boschendal Elgin Chardonnay 2016  was the estate’s top scorer in the Tim Atkin 2018 South African Wines Report, which received 95 points, adding to […]

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Lunch with Tshepang Molisana: Rising star of the wine world

“My heart wants to burst. I want to share everything about all of these amazing wines.” Tweeted like a true oenophile, Tshepang Molisana is breaking new ground as a wine writer to be reckoned with. Having won the 2016 Veritas Young Wine Writer Award for an essay titled Could Social Media Replace Traditional Wine Guides, […]

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The Werfs stella sous chef

Stella Delport is sous chef at our acclaimed The Werf Restaurant. Known for her creativity and deft touch with fresh, seasonal ingredients, she’s been with us for three years. Here, Stella shares her favourite recipe to pair with the elegant Chardonnay Pinot Noir, plus answers some of our questions about being a leading young chef […]

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Celebrating with Daytona

We recently had the privilege of celebrating fine living with the Daytona group at the Melrose Arch Gallery in Johannesburg. Internationally acclaimed SA designer and Boschendal co-creator David Tlale was the guest speaker. Shirley van Wyk, our marketing manager, said the collaboration was a natural fit as Daytona leads SA’s supercar market and is similarly […]

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The women behind Boschendal Wines – winning awards and dominating within the industry

Striking the perfect balance between science and art, our winemakers Lizelle Gerber and Danielle Jacobs know exactly what goes into creating our award-winning wine. We sat down with the women behind our exquisite wine and asked them to share a few insightful tips around what actually goes into producing award-winning wines. Lizelle Gerber: Methodé Cap […]

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Boschendal is a favourite with SA sommeliers

There’s something extra special about a wine a sommelier selects. A sommelier’s reverence for gastronomic relevance and the winemaker’s stylistic approach mean that the chosen elixir is always unique. And that’s why wines like Boschendal’s 1685 Chardonnay 2017, 1685 Merlot 2016 and Grande Cuvée Brut 2013 are so sought after. They’ve been sniffed, swirled and […]

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Don’t let the winter blues douse your date night dreams – Tips for a great night out in Cape Town this August

HQ restaurant and Boschendal is setting the perfect cosy mood this winter with their #HQDateNight offer every Tuesday night. This chic, elegant eatery located in historic Heritage Square, Cape Town, is known for its simple, perfectly-prepared food, cool cocktails and warm hospitality. Every Tuesday, HQ and Boschendal hosts an evening fit for a king and queen – #HQDateNight is not only for couples, but friends and family too.

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Boschendal Style 17

The Mercedes Benz Fashion Week in Joburg is nearly upon us once more. It is almost time for the celebrities, bloggers, designers and fashion bigwigs to put their sexiest socks on and head down to the Red Carpet; but before they do we are giving you the opportunity to join them.

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Swept off our feet by #MBFWCT17

While the Cape winds gave local fashionistas more than they bargained for, after a two-year wait, Cape Town was once again graced with Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in 2017. The initial venue was in Camps Bay, but strong gusts quickly forced a location change with the remaining shows taking place at Salt River Film Studios, two weeks later.

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First Thursdays warm-up with Boschenda

First Thursdays warm-up with Boschendal is the official starting point on the first Thursday of every month where you can enjoy a glass of Boschendal bubbly before you go out and explore art galleries and cultural attractions in Cape Town and Johannesburg until late.  Keep checking our events as to where we will be next. […]

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