Groot Constantia walked away with seven Top 100 Double Platinum awards at this year’s Top 100 SA Wines awards – indeed the most important wine accolade and achievement for the estate in the last decade.

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The Harvest is Complete: Summer has given way to Autumn and the bustle of activity on the estate has moved from the vineyards to the cellars where exciting new developments are underway.

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International vlogger, Jeff Bradford, visited Groot Constantia during the harvest to learn first-hand from our winemaker, Boela Gerber, how South Africa’s oldest wine producing farm makes red wine.

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By Justin Hawthorne The soaking-wet gravel crunched under foot as we walked along the oak lined avenue towards Jonkershuis Restaurant. It was mid-afternoon on this typical autumn day and the rain had been falling gently for the past two hours. There was a definite icy chill in the air which ensured we moved hurriedly to…

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The 13th of July 2018 marks the 333rd birthday of the iconic Cape wine farm, Groot Constantia – South Africa’s oldest wine producing farm, which was founded in 1685. 333 years of uninterrupted wine production is an achievement that cannot be claimed by any other wine farm in South Africa.   Audio Tours Launched As…

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Mother’s Day falls on 13th May this year. It is a day where mothers around the country expect anything from a handmade card from their young children, to breakfast in bed, chocolates, or a family gathering. This year show your mom how much you appreciate her with something extra special, a day out at the…

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By: Justin Hawthorne. Undoubtedly autumn offers the most photo opportunities when visiting any wine region, and the same goes for Groot Constantia Wine Estate – the home of South African wine since 1685. With harvest coming to a close, and temperatures beginning to drop with later sunrises and earlier sunsets, the feeling of changing seasons…

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With 95% of wine growing taking place in the unique habitat of the Cape winelands, WWF participates in a pioneering partnership between the South African wine industry and the conservation sector and Groot Constantia is part of this initiative. Are you a conservation champion? Show us what you are doing to be water and energy efficient…

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Join Royalty From our cellars Frederick the Great of Prussia, Louis Phillipe (King of the French) and Napoleon were supplied…. Come and add yourself to the list. Become part of a lineage of royalty and nobel men who have savoured our wines for centuries. By joining our exclusive Groot Constantia Wine Club you will enjoy the…

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