With the world’s oldest soils, breathtaking floral biodiversity and South Africa’s most elegant wines due to the cool summers, the AWT is a must-visit corner of South Africa. Most famous for highly awarded, intense, cool climate Sauvignon Blanc, the area also produces intriguingly spicy, crunchy reds. Beyond the wine, you will discover a treasure trove of wild oysters, fresh fish and delicious lamb. With world class accommodation there is surfing, nature walks and much more to enjoy.
The Wines: Sijnn Red, Sijnn White, Sijnn Saignee and Low Profile. Off the beaten track, Sijnn (pr. Say-n) Winery is situated near the mouth of the Breede River, close to the hamlet of Malgas, now an official viticultural ward. Sijnn vineyards are based on soils with a combination of pudding stones and Bokkeveld shale. All
The Wines: First Sighting: Sauvignon Blanc, Rosé, Shiraz. Strandveld: Pofadderbos Sauvignon Blanc, Adamastor, Pinot Noir, Syrah, The Navigator Strandveld Vineyards is the southernmost cellar on the African continent. Braving constant winds off the Atlantic, we craft two award-winning ranges of wine: First Sighting and Strandveld. First Sighting wines fully express the terroir of the Elim