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.

A Taste Of Spring With Boschendal, Checkers And Riedel Glassware

Sun-filled days and warmer evenings are perfect for charming get-togethers with friends and family. These kinds of special gatherings call for an equally special spring wine.   Purchase any of our Boschendal 1685 wines or Chardonnay Pinot Noir from your favourite Checkers store, then dial *120*1066*10# and follow the prompts to stand a chance of […]

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A Stylish Spring Surprise From Boschendal And Pick n Pay

What happens when an award-winning designer teams up with an award-winning wine producer? You get the most exceptional, custom-made David Tlale x Boschendal design!   Spring is the season of reinvention, inspired living, and renewed commitment; may also be the best time to add fresh and chic elements to your wardrobe. A stylish, exclusive David […]

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Boschendal Appoints New White Wine And MCC Winemakers

Boschendal is proud to announce the appointment of Michael Langenhoven as the new White Wine Winemaker and Danielle Jacobs as the Cap Classique Winemaker. With the growth and success of the estate’s white wines and Methode Cap Classique wines, the decision has been made to split these responsibilities to give both winemakers more focus on […]

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All Aboard The Blue Train for Mother’s Day

Our dear friend and co-creator Kefilwe Mabote and her mother Dorothy lived their most inspired lives with us and The Blue Train in the lead up to Mother’s Day in May. Kefilwe summed up the special experience beautifully: “My mother’s happiness has always been important to me! She is the beacon that lights up my […]

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Winter Pairings for Nicolas 2016

Nicolas 2016 is a blend brimming with character, with each component outstanding in its own right which together creates something exceptional. Shiraz, a signature variety for Boschendal, adds intrigue and depth with spicy notes. Cabernet Sauvignon and Petit Verdot provide a classical structure which complement the beautiful deep colour and vibrant red fruit provided by […]

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Winter Sculpture Fair 2019

We are delighted to have returned to the Winter Sculpture Fair this year with a showcase of our most popular wines, including our classic Demi Sec Cap Classique, Chardonnay Pinot Noir, Vin de Or, and our newest Boschendal wine – Nicolas 2016.   The Fair was the perfect day trip, allowing guests to enjoy good […]

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Winter Fashion Style Tips

Every year when autumn phases into winter, we admittedly get quite excited at the opportunity to revamp our wardrobes. As much as the easier, lighter trends of autumn are enjoyed, when autumn turns into winter and multiple layers become mandatory as opposed to an option, so does a visit to your nearest mall.   In […]

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Sommelier Series: Q & A with Kobus Van Zyl

Tell us more about yourself.  I was born on a wine farm in Bonnievale so it seems that working with wine is in my DNA!  After studying at Stellenbosch University I went to Ireland and was fortunate to work in premium venues and five star hotels where first-class products and superior service were the name […]

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A grand ladies lunch with our rose gold wine

Together with Vika Shipalana, founder of VBS Luxury Group, we hosted an intimate ladies lunch at the Life Grand, featuring our most indulgent rose gold Chardonnay Pinot Noir.

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Wine of the month pairings: Jean Le Long

At Boschendal we are very proud to be one of the pioneers of Méthode Cap Classique. In fact, we were the second South African wine estate to produce an MCC – our first was bottled in the 1980s. Jean le Long Prestige Cuvée Vintage is the stunning result of four decades of refinement. In fact […]

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