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.

Celebrating the new vintage Chardonnay Pinot Noir 2018

What a delight it was to host an assemblage of exceptional men and women for an exclusive luncheon at our famous Die Werf restaurant this February. We celebrated the amazing works of internationally acclaimed artist Raquel van Haver at the Investec Cape Town Art Fair, as well as the launch of our new Chardonnay Pinot […]

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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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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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Ripe and Ready | Boschendal Harvest 2019 Begins

When Lizelle Gerber, White and MCC Winemaker for Boschendal, first arrived at Boschendal, she explains that her focus was on Sauvignon Blanc and Chardonnay and to increase the volume of the bubbles. 13 years later and having achieved her initial goals,  you’ll find her whipping back and forth around the vineyard and cellar like a […]

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DIVINE SUMMER SALAD AND WINE PAIRINGS

Summertime and the living is inspired, especially when an afternoon includes scrumptious salads paired with delectable wines! In the warmer season, we usually crave fresh, light ingredients that have an excellent taste and that are good for the waist. It’s also the opportune time to gather friends and family together for memorable moments in the […]

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CELEBRATING SUMMER AND SPRING WITH DAVID TLALE

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 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 appoints Jacques Viljoen as new winemaker

Iconic wine estate Boschendal has added another exceptional member to its innovative, award-winning winemaking team. Jacques Viljoen will take up the position of Cellar Master on the estate from 1 August 2018 and will bring with him a deep passion for the art of wine-making as well as experience on estates and in regions the […]

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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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