Riebeek Cellars has always prided itself on being a progressive wine company focussed on the innovative production of premium wine in a safe working environment where employees are encouraged to develop their skills, in a manner that is environmentally and socially responsible and sustainable.
‘Extreme diversity, challenges & opportunities’ The most extreme drought conditions in 84 years, this past harvest season has been one of the most challenging since the inception of Riebeek Cellars, 75 ago. But it also gave us the opportunity to implement changes that will have lasting impact in our pursuit to sustain quality in the […]
2016 Offered no ordinary harvest. An abnormally dry winter set the scene for an abnormally dry and hot period during ripening which led to a significantly lighter crop. Grape bunches were lighter with less, smaller berries. The advantage here is that the berries are more concentrated. We also found that the grapes physiologically ripened at […]
We’ve given you the before sneak peak of Riebeek Cellar’s BIG PLANS for harvest 2016… Now we can brag with the after. With all this extra space be ready and on the look out for Riebeek Cellars wines to reach even higher heigts!!
We are very excited with the 2016 harvest making its way to the cellar as we speak!! Due to the extended heat we’ve experienced in the Swartland, a smaller harvest is expected than last year. But no sweat as we are already in the process of making, yet again, exceptional wine! Thank you to […]