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The Overberg is once again gearing up for the highly anticipated Hermanus Wine & Food Festival. Celebrating 20 years of fine wine, this country festival offers one of the most impressive Wine and Craft produce line-ups from around South Africa. In the last 20 years the Hermanus Wine & Food…
The Blankspace Marketing team was fortunate enough to have been invited as guests to the Hemel-en-Aarde wine growing region’s Cape Wine 2018 event hosted by the winemakers and proprietors of this iconic region in their beautiful peace of heaven on earth. Hemel-en-Aarde is situated just outside the…
Wine on tap is a relatively new offering in South Africa, but has quickly risen in popularity with bars and high end restaurants in the  USA, UK and Italy. Ashton Winery has recently launched their Sauvignon Blanc and Merlot 2018 as an ‘on tap’ product and hope to take South Africa by storm…
The alluring Hemel-en-Aarde Valley lies on the outskirts of the Overberg Coastal town of Hermanus. The terroir of this splendid valley lends itself to many distinguished wine farms who will be welcoming you on the Vine to Valley Run My Vines Trail Running experience.  If you are driven to…
This July at Hermanuspietersfontein's tasting room and at 'Die Markie'
Are you ready for some phenomenal trail running?  The alluring Hemel-en-Aarde Valley lies on the outskirts of the Overberg Coastal town of Hermanus. The terroir of this splendid valley lends itself to many distinguished wine farms who will be welcoming you on the Vine to Valley Run My Vines…
Hermanus Fynarts is almost here! While taking in the splendour of it all, remember to come see the beautiful installations of renowned artist, Carole Harris. Inspired by flocks of birds and their movements, these installations will move your heart. And bring your valid show tickets along for a…
Franschhoek’s Holden Manz Wine Estate, Franschhoek’s hidden gem, continues its winning ways with 92 points awarded for its Cabernet Sauvignon 2013 in the 2018 Prescient Cabernet Sauvignon Report at the new Zeitz Mocaa Contemporary African Art Museum in Cape Town last night.   This was the 7th…
Owner of L'Avenir (68 ha), Le Bonheur (165 ha) and the majority shareholder in Ken Forrester Vineyards, AdVini is consolidating its presence in South Africa. AdVini announced today that it has acquired a majority share in Stellenbosch Vineyards, the torch bearing winery of South Africa’s premium…
The third annual Cabernet Franc Challenge results have just been announced and the Holden Manz team is absolutely delighted with the consistent recognition their Cabernet Franc wines have been receiving year-on-year. Franschhoek, South Africa, 18 April 2018 Holden Manz Wine Estate situated in the…