In response to the article published in the Mail & Guardian, Jean Naude CEO of Groot Constantia gives feedback as follows: Dear Khadija Article “Constantia Leaves Bitter Aftertaste” – Groot Constantia response It was with surprise and dismay that we read the article in the Mail & Guardian on Friday 16 March, entitled Constantia Leaves…Read More
The 7th of July sees chocolate lovers celebrating World Chocolate Day. What better way to savour this much-loved confectionery than by pairing it with another indulgent and legendary treat – wine! Don’t believe those who say that chocolate doesn’t pair well with wine. When done properly, there are few things as deliciously decadent. But finding…Read More
February sees the iconic Cape wine farm, Groot Constantia, kicking off its 2018 harvest with the estate’s staff, wine making and harvesting teams coming together for an annual celebration to bless the harvest. This year, Groot Constantia – South Africa’s oldest wine producing farm – is also celebrating the start of its 333rd year of…Read More
Cape Town’s iconic heritage wine farm, Groot Constantia, is officially a World Wildlife Fund (WWF) Conservation Champion. This partnership with the WWF is part of the Biodiversity and Wine Initiative (BWI), which sees the South African wine industry and the conservation sector working together to promote awareness and drive participation in conservation-focused farming practices. Floricius…Read More
333 years old and still going strong – Groot Constantia has been awarded two 5 star wine awards from the annual Platters Wine Guide, whilst a further five Groot Constantia wines achieved 4.5 stars. The Groot Constantia 2015 Gouverneurs Reserve White and the 2014 Groot Constantia Grand Constance are the 5 star winners in…Read More
Groot Constantia’s wines have done it again, this time walking away with two Silver, a Gold, two Double Gold, and a Platinum award at the 2017 Michelangelo International Wine & Spirit Awards which took place on Friday 29 September.Read More
Groot Constantia’s 2015 Gouverneurs Reserve White blend was declared the National Winner in the Top White Blend Category at the recent 2017 Novare SA Terroir Awards.Read More
One of South Africa’s oldest wines, Grand Constance, which is produced by Groot Constantia and which is a brand from the Napoleonic era, continues to rake in the accolades – proudly representing South African wine standards on the world stage. Most recently this historically significant wine was awarded a Gold Medal and a position in the Top 10 Muscats in the world list at the The 17th annual Muscats du Monde wine competition which took place recently in France.
South Africa is blessed with an abundance of world-class wineries which produce award winning wines – often the best of their kind globally. Many wine estates become synonymous with a particular cultivar, producing much-anticipated vintages of the same wine year after year.
One South African wine estate is bucking this trend of focusing on a niche selection of wines and is producing a diverse range that continues to rake in the awards, both locally and internationally.Read More
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