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.

Top travel tips from The Blue Train

Take advantage of all the upcoming holidays this autumn to revel in the luxury of slow with our friends at the Blue Train.  As Africa’s leading luxury train, the Blue Train provides premium travel options throughout South Africa – making the voyage just as good as the destination! Earlier this week, we asked our friends […]

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Sommelier Series: Q & A Elias Luvera

Where does your interest in wine stem from, and how did this transition into becoming a sommelier? “Starting off as a kitchen porter back in 2009, I have always admired the calm and well-composed front of house sommeliers. I got a chance to move to the front of house as a barman and would get […]

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Investec Art Fair Feedback

We are proud to have been a part of the Investec Cape Town Art Fair this year. A wonderful compliment to the Boschendal legacy of prestige and artistry, the fair continues to drive towards a sustainable market for the arts on our continent. A special thank you to everyone who attended the showcase, and of […]

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Autumn Fashion trends

Top trends for Autumn 2019 with Anuell Ahmar As we edge closer to autumn, we invited Style me Strauss Editor-In-Chief Anuell Ahmar to share his autumn fashion trends with us so you can live your most stylish, inspired life this season. Of course, he shared these over a glass of his favourite Boschendal Chardonnay Pinot […]

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We believe the versatility of our Rose Gold Chardonnay Pinot Noir means it pairs beautifully with almost everything, but here are a few of our favourite options for next time you’re hosting family and friends: Savoury salmon macaroons – the macaroons bring out the fresh notes in the wine. Plus, they look gorgeous next to […]

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With the festive season around the corner, now is the perfect time to select a signature MCC for the holidays.

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The festive season is a time that most of us look forward to, but for MCC enthusiasts the season is even more special as it signals the arrival of the Franschhoek Cap Classique & Champagne Festival. 

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We’re super proud to have collaborated again with the always inspiring David Tlale for AFIJoburgFashionWeek earlier in the month. The iconic fashion designer’s show closed the week with an extravagant showcase of his powerful Spring/Summer Collection. A stunning tribute to Africa and South African heroes like Nelson Mandela and Steve Biko. And of course, we […]

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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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