Month: May 2024

Aaldering Florence Wines Triumph with Double Gold at Gilbert & Gaillard

We are thrilled to announce that both our Aaldering Florence Pinotage Rosé 2023 and our Aaldering Florence Chenin Blanc 2023 won Double Gold in the recent Gilbert & Gaillard awards. Our Florence Chenin Blanc 2023 scored 92/100. This rich and layered wine offers strong citrus and stone fruit flavours on the palate and a full, creamy finish. Bring the glass to your nose and discover delicious aromas of stone fruit and quince. Continue Reading

2024 Harvest Wrap-Up

2024 Harvest Wrap-Up

Stellenbosch experienced one of its wettest winters on record in 2023, with rainfall from January through July soaring above the long-term average, and an unexpected deluge of late September rains. This post-harvest rainfall proved to be particularly beneficial for the vines, fostering excellent root development, and shielding the vines during warmer, drier spells. All of this helped to produce top-quality fruit by preserving the natural acidity in the grapes, which sets the stage for exceptional future berry development. Continue Reading

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