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 […]
We are once again teaming up with Zest Restaurant in Gordonsbay and our favourite musicians – Petronel Baard, Alton Ungerer and Schalk Maas, to bring you the pairing experience of a lifetime!!! A fantastic five course meal perfectly accompanied by Riebeek Cellars wine and even a song to make each bite even better!!! There are […]