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

Vertical Tasting of Whalehaven Cabernet Franc #hermanus

Cabernet Franc – a black grape variety mostly planted to be blended with Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot to make the classic Bordeaux blend.  In Hermanus Whalehaven uses Cabernet Franc to produce a single varietal wine.  And they do it well. So well that the 2010 vintage won winemaker Reino Thiart a place in the inaugural Top Six… Read More Vertical Tasting of Whalehaven Cabernet Franc #hermanus

Hermanuspietersfontein’s preparing for a Berry Merry Christmas

Spring is here and Christmas is around the corner.  Unbelievable but true.  With many good wines around Hermanus it is easy to have a party.  But end of year parties are extra special and I need something extra special to celebrate that I’ve made it to the end of this not-so-easy 2016. Hermanuspietersfontein  are getting their… Read More Hermanuspietersfontein’s preparing for a Berry Merry Christmas