Boschendal Wines

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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 Global Launch

Join us on the 13th of May 2021 for the launch of the new addition to the Boschendal Wines Collection. We have an expertly crafted wine, which will form part of the Appellation Series, we are excited to share with you. This immersive global event will see personalities from all around the world dial into […]

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The Magic in the Details | Boschendal White Wine Harvest 2021

With Boschendal’s bubbly category successfully wrapped up, we’re focusing on the next grapes in line: the white varieties. Michael Langenhoven is Boschendal’s White Winemaker, responsible for ensuring that all the grapes under his guise come in at their optimal time. To do this, he has busied himself by taking grape samples twice a week and […]

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Award-winning Boschendal achieves gold at Mundus Vini Spring Tasting 2021

Boschendal Wine Estate has once again set the benchmark for outstanding South African wine with multiple wins at the Mundus Vini Spring Tasting 2021. One of the most notable wine competitions in the world, Mundus Vini’s 28th Grand International Wine Award accolades have reaffirmed the standard of excellence for which Boschendal has become known. The […]

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Boschendal Celebrates 40 Years of Pioneering Cap Classique Excellence with Winemag Top 10

Boschendal Estate, one of South Africa’s pioneering producers of Cap Classique which this year celebrates its 40th vintage of this eponymous wine style, has underscored its reputation of quality for this category by winning a top 10 spot in the 2021 Winemag Cap Classique Report. The Boschendal Jean Le Long Prestige Cuvée 2009, a 100% Chardonnay […]

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A Sparkling Start | Boschendal Cap Classique Harvest 2021

Harvest 2021 started off with sparkle this year as Boschendal’s Cap Classique winemaker Danielle Coetsee began picking grapes on the 20th of January. This was 10 days later than the 2020 harvest start date, and a week later than the average start of harvest.  According to Danielle, this was due to the long and cool […]

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Boschendal Cap Classique Winemaker takes top honours at SA Women’s Wine & Spirit Awards

Taking a fine balance between innovation and tradition to new heights has once again proved fruitful for legacy Franschhoek Valley winery, Boschendal as its Cap Classique winemaker, Danielle Coetsee, received the prestigious ‘’Woman Winemaker of the Year” award at the 2020 SA Women’s Wine & Spirit Awards.   With an estimated 10% of winemakers being […]

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BOSCHENDAL AWARDED BEST WHITE WINE IN SOUTH AFRICA BY IWSC ( International Wine and Spirits Competition) LONDON

Legendary South African wine estate Boschendal was named producer of the top South African White Wine at the prestigious International Wine Challenge (IWC) with its Boschendal Elgin Chardonnay 2018.  Besides the accolade as Top South African White Wine, the wine was named Best Elgin Chardonnay as well as achieving a Gold Medal for scoring 96 […]

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Boschendal’s Extraordinary Year Crowned with 2021 Platter’s Guide Outstanding stars

With a 335-year heritage in award-winning winemaking, Boschendal Wines’ has been fortunate to have celebrated many special moments in 2020. Garnering several awards and accolades, including Golden honours in the Amorim Cap Classique challenge for the Jean Le long 2009, Boschendal wines has been awarded their most recent accolades as the Platter’s Guide presented no […]

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Discover our corner of South African Heaven

Mention Franschhoek (French Corner) to any South African (or any visitor to our country), and they’ll tell you it is a world-class Winelands destination, renowned for its exquisite food offerings and premium wine cellars, all situated in an unbeatable village setting. One of these premium estates, Boschendal, with its iconic Cape Dutch Rhone homestead, has […]

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Great Wine Begins in The Vineyard

At Boschendal, we believe that great wine begins in the vineyard. For this reason, we have made it our priority to embrace sustainability techniques across both our farm and cellar practices in order to retain the country’s exceptional biodiversity and to empower the teams that work within it. As a proud WWF Conservation Champion status […]

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