Boschendal Wines


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.

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. The tasting panel comprises industry members. They are reviewed, scored and occasionally awarded a medal for top reviews. “Our […]

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Boschendal 1685 Merlot gets score of 92

Yesterday, Boschendal 1685 Merlot 2015 received a very prestigious score on the Wine Magazine Merlot Report – run by Christian Eedes – a well-respected wine writer and critic. 67 entries were received from 50 producers. The judging panel was chaired by Christian Eedes and further consisted of Roland Peens and James Pietersen, both of Wine […]

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24th Concours Mondial De Bruxelles

The results from the 24th Concours Mondial de Bruxelles wine competition are in, and Boschendal has garnered one gold and four silver medals for its wines, which fuse a 330-year wine making tradition with contemporary innovation. With 9080 wines from 50 countries competing for coveted grand gold, gold, and silver medals, these results are outstanding […]

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Double platinum and gold for Boschendal

Getting the 2017 awards season off to a phenomenal start, Boschendal won Top 100 & Double Platinum awards for its Boschendal Vin d’Or 2015, Boschendal Appellation Series Elgin Sauvignon Blanc 2016 and Jean le Long 2007, and a Grand Cru National Champion Best in Class title for its Boschendal Vin d’Or 2015 in the National […]

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Diner’s Club Winemaker of the Year

Watch as Lizelle Gerber – White Wine and MCC Winemaker – who was a finalist this year gives her thoughts about wine making and the award

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Finalists 2016 Diners Club

Nine vintners have been shortlisted for this year’s Diners Club Winemaker and Young Winemaker of the Year award. The Winemaker awards, now in its 36th year, and Young Winemaker in its 16th year, are by far the most prestigious awards on the South African wine calendar. While other awards focus on the wine, the Diners Club Winemaker and Young Winemaker of the Year awards celebrate the skills, talent and dedication of those who actually make the wine.

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Sommelier Selection 2016

Boschendal wines, one of South Africa’s most iconic wine farms is proud of its accolades announced at the Sommelier Selection Awards ceremony on 26 July 2016. Three of Boschendal’s wines have been chosen for inclusion on the Sommelier Selection 2016 wine list. Judged and selected by South Africa’s top Sommeliers, 90 wines from a short-list of 500 were chosen to make up a final list that will be shared and recommended with SA’s top dining establishments around the country.

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Top 10 Standard Bank Chenin Blanc Challenge

Boschendal, one of South Africa’s most iconic wineries, has once again received a prestigious award for their wines, this time for their premium Chenin Blanc at the inaugural Standard Bank Chenin Blanc Top 10 Challenge on 24 August 2016. Judged and selected by a panel of experienced wine judges, the Boschendal Sommelier Selection Chenin Blanc 2015 has been acknowledged as one of the finest South Africa has to offer.

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Boschendal Merlot Wins SA Championship!

The South African Young Wine Show dating back to 1833 – presented annually by the South African National Wine Show Association (SANWSA) – gives winemakers the opportunity to showcase the best wines of the current vintage. The eight participating wine regions are Robertson, Worcester/Breedekloof, Stellenbosch, Paarl, Oranje-Vaal, Olifants River, Swartland and Little Karoo.

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