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What does 2020 hold for wine lovers?

What does 2020 hold for wine lovers?

A fresh new year has begun, full of opportunity and promise. For wine lovers there are several international wine days that you may want to mark on your calendar for the year ahead, plus a few trends worth watching out of interest. Groot Constantia, the oldest wine producing estate in South Africa, with a history…

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Go Time Travelling At Groot Constantia These Holidays

There is a movement afoot that sees South Africans falling in love with their own country again. People are reveling in everything that is proudly South Africa – everything that makes this country so amazing, unique, and special. South Africans from all walks of life, all colours, creeds and cultures, are reaching out to connect with each other to share their reasons for loving SA.

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Groot Constantia Gouverneurs Reserve White Awarded Top Performer Certificate By Winemag.co.za

Groot Constantia’s Gouverneurs Reserve White 2017 achieved an impressive 91 points in the seventh annual Sauv-Sem Blend/Wooded Sauvignon Blanc Report produced by Winemag.co.za, and was awarded a certificate as a Top Performer.

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Celebrate Summer at Groot Constantia

Summer has arrived and everyone is starting to feel the stirrings of the upcoming festive season, so with this in mind, make sure that you put a visit to Groot Constantia Wine Estate high on your list of “must-do” activities this summer.

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Groot Constantia wins the Grand Prix award at Michelangelo 2019

Just like Mercedes in Formula One racing, Groot Constantia is topping the leader board in the South African wine industry with their recent Grand Prix win at the 2019 Michelangelo International Wine & Spirits Awards. The Estate’s Chardonnay 2018 walked away with the coveted Top Scoring Wine Grand Prix Award.

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Family Fun at Groot Constantia to Celebrate Family History Month

October is Family History Month, a time to celebrate the family that came before you. Every ancestor we have has left their mark on us and has been the formation of traditions and culture within our lives. There is a certain comfort in knowing where we come from, and Family History Month encourages us to…

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Groot Constantia committed to Baboon Management efforts

Groot Constantia are fully cognisant of the risks associated with human – baboon interactions on the Cape Peninsula. We do not use lethal force to control baboons but have taken costly measures to deter them from visiting the farm.

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Cheers to Groot Constantia’s Award Winning Method Cap Classique Brut Rosé

The arrival of Friday usually brings grounds for celebration, but this week Groot Constantia wine Estate has even more reason for festivities and is saying cheers with a chilled glass of their 2017 Method Cap Classique Brut Rosé, which has just won Gold at the 2019 Amorim Cap Classique Challenge.

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Wine pairings for your truly traditional Heritage month meal

September is Heritage Month – culminating with Heritage Day on the 24th – and a time for South Africans to celebrate their roots. South Africans love our food, and our country is rich with a variety of cultures – all with their own special meals that embody their heritage. Whether it is the evocative smells of a boerewors braai or shisa nyama fire, a delicious curry, pap with chakalaka, a spicy bobotie, snoek pate with roosterkoek – the list of traditional South African dishes is extensive.

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Groot Constantia’s iconic Grand Constance wine celebrated in Paris

Grand Constance Exhibition

We wanted to give something back this World Senior Citizen’s Day. We want to show how much we cherish what our grandparents have done for us: and so this August, every Tuesday, we’re giving 50% off all Visitors Route Tickets for South Africans over 60.

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