New Kid On The Hemel-en-Aarde Block – Tasting Bosman Family Vineyards Chardonnay 2016 – Greg Sherwood MW

The area known as Hemel en Aarde falls under the appellation of Walker Bay and is divided into three wards: Hemel en Aarde Valley, Upper Hemel en Aarde Valley and Hemel en Aarde Ridge. The Bosman De Bos Estate is situated in the Upper Hemel en Aarde Valley where their vineyards are planted between indigenous […]… Read More New Kid On The Hemel-en-Aarde Block – Tasting Bosman Family Vineyards Chardonnay 2016 – Greg Sherwood MW

Wine Tasting at The Frame House, Hemel-en-Aarde

Bosman Family Vineyards opened their Hermanus tasting room this week. The structure adds meaning to the name – The Frame House at Bosman Hermanus. Drive up Hemel-en-Aarde Road towards Caledon. Just past La Vierge take a shotleft onto the Karwyderskraal Road. 1,6 km along this road and…VOILA you can taste wine. Good Hemel-en-Aarde wine with the… Read More Wine Tasting at The Frame House, Hemel-en-Aarde

Why I♥Hermanus #6

What’s not to love about all the great wines produced in Hermanus and the surrounding vineyards? Amongst the many varietals available is my favourite – the fickle yet highly prized Pinot Noir.  Access to the quality Pinot Noirs is one of the reasons why I love living in Hermanus. Hamilton Russell Vineyards planted vines almost forty years ago and initiated… Read More Why I♥Hermanus #6

Five Hermanus Wine Route Rosé wines to try this holiday

If a meal without wine is like a day without sunshine then a holiday without Rosé is like a year without a celebration. Rosé adds colour, atmosphere and cheerfulness to any get-together – an absolute requirement for the festive season. The fresh, light salmon tinge and juicy mouthfeel of Hermanuspietersfontein’s Bloos makes it acceptable to drink at… Read More Five Hermanus Wine Route Rosé wines to try this holiday