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 […]
Riebeek Cellars stood ‘Proudly South African’ next to all the Swartland wine producers at Cape Wine 2015. What a great show it was!! Very well attended by International retailers, sommeliers, restaurateurs, hoteliers, educators, wine critics and media etc. We showcased our new Short Street range of Southern Rhone style blends which are very well suited […]
Do not miss out on this lovely day at the stunning Kirstenbosch gardens with family and friends!!
Riebeek Cellars is very proud to say that we’ve once again brought home not 1, not 2 but 3 trophies!!! These include the Champion trophy for Chenin Blanc, Champion trophy for scarse white cultivars – Grenache Blanc and the Champion trophy for the naturally sweet devision – Chenin Blanc. We would like to congratulate our […]