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.

CELEBRATING AWARDS

We were in celebration mode last month as we raised a glass to a number of prestigious accolades for our wines. Every time we win an award, it reminds us that what we are doing every day on our beautiful estate nestling in the Drakenstein Valley – striving to create exquisite, high quality, premium wines […]

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Boschendal Shines at the Six Nations Wine Challenge Awards

2018 Gold for Jean le Long Prestige Cuvée 2008 Boschendal is proud to announce that its Jean le Long Prestige Cuvée 2008 has won gold in the coveted Six Nations Wine Challenge. This exquisite cuvée is made from Chardonnay grapes which are exclusively selected from high altitude cool vineyards – giving it a rare and […]

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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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Boschendal celebrates a stellar month of May

Boschendal’s May Highlights: Boschendal Appellation Series Elgin Chardonnay 2016 named SA’s best Chardonnay at International Wine Competition (IWC) in the UK, London Boschendal 1685 S&M 2015: awarded gold at the Decanter World Wine Awards Boschendal Appellation Series Elgin Chardonnay 2016: awarded gold at the Decanter World Wine Awards Boschendal Heritage Black Angus: awarded gold at […]

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Boschendal triumphs again at the International Wine Challenge 2018

Cape Town, 17 May 2018: Iconic wine estate, Boschendal is celebrating an impressive performance at this year’s International Wine Challenge (IWC). The Boschendal Appellation Series Elgin Chardonnay 2016 was awarded stand-out accolades scoring 96 points and securing the title of top South African Chardonnay and Best Elgin Chardonnay for the second year in a row. […]

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Boschendal bubbles one of top ten in the world

Boschendal today proudly announced that its Boschendal Méthode Cap Classique Brut has been named one of the top ten sparkling wines in the international Effervecents du Monde awards. The MCC Brut faced stiff competition in the prestigious awards – 548 entries were received from 21 countries – and was the only South African wine among the winners.

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BOSCHENDAL 2017 IWSC

Boschendal will be ‘popping’ its own Boschendal Grande Cuvée Brut 2013 to celebrate the vintage’s win of a sought-after gold at the 2017 International Wine and Spirit Competition (IWSC).

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Boschendal #Press: Tim Atkins Scores

UK wine writer Tim Atkin has released is South African wine report 2017 today and Boschendal has received some fantastic scores! The Boschendal Appellation Elgin Chardonnay 2015 will be poured and tasted at the official launch as one of the wines with 95 points so yet another accolade for this fabulous wine from Elgin.

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Top sommeliers awards

Six of South Africa’s top sommeliers have selected Boschendal’s 1685 Cabernet Sauvignon for the prestigious Sommelier Selection 2017 wine list. The richly, intense red was selected in a blind-tasting for the Voluptuous and Rich category, with its prominent black fruit, elegant spice, structure and well integrated tannins.

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Gilbert & Gaillard french wine experts

Boschendal Wines recently received 2 Gold awards in the recent tasting by Gilbert & Gaillard Magazine (an international magazine in English – Gilbert & Gaillard Magazine – with a print-run of 167,000 copies and distribution in 19 countries.https://fr.gilbertgaillard.com/magazine.php The tasting panel comprises industry members. They are reviewed, scored and occasionally awarded a medal for top reviews. “Our […]

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