There is much to delight you on the Hermanus Wine Route. The estates produce some of the finest wines in the country, particularly acclaimed are the Pinot Noirs and Chardonnays, and the food they offer is scrumptious. It’s easy to spend a few days sampling both while enjoying scenery that cannot be surpassed. The standard of accommodation is high, and it is a treat to partake of local wine and food pairings – so take a drive up the R320 and discover the magnificence out there; it’s well within your reach.
Wine Village, situated at the entrance of Hermanus, is the gateway to the Hemel-en-Aarde Valley wine area. The Wine Village represents more than 500 South African wine producers and more than 2 500 labels of South African wines. This is an astounding collection of premium and superpremium South African wines. There are daily tastings of
The Wines: Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Maritimus (white blend), Epitome (red blend), Sauvignon Blanc, Merlot, Rosé, Wayfarer MCC. The Bellingham Turner family is the proud owner of this beautiful wine estate with its reputation for producing exceptional Chardonnay and Pinot Noir. Spectacular sea views dominate the panoramic scene from the balcony of the Sumaridge tasting room,
The Wines: Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay, Full Moon Merlot, Phantom, Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Pinot Noir, Syrah and Rosé. Nestled below the fynbos-covered mountains is the winery and restaurant, which were masterfully designed to fit seamlessly into the landscape. Constructed of striking brick, steel and timber, the large windows frame the beautiful valley below and the
The Wines: Sauvignon Blanc, Unoaked Chardonnay, Oaked Chardonnay, Syrah Rosé, Pinot Noir, Syrah. A warm welcome awaits you at Seven Springs. The wines at Seven Springs Vineyard express purity and character. They stay true to their varietals (Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, Syrah and Pinot Noir), climate and soils and we invite you to come and taste.
The Wines: Chardonnay 2019, Sauvignon Blanc 2018, Grenache Rosé 2018, Syrah Mourvedre Grenache versnit 2018, Syrah 2017, Pinot Noir 2018. Once a place of refuge and healing, Vrede Farm has been owned by the Lötter family since 1978 when they initiated agricultural processes. All the grapes are grown on the 30ha farm, from shale derived
The Wines: Sauvignon Blanc, Sauvignon Blanc-Semillon, Viognier, Cool-Climate Chenin Blanc, Chardonnay, Reserve Chardonnay, Art of Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Reserve Pinot Noir, Art of Pinot Noir, Merlot, Reserve Merlot, Syrah, Syrah-Grenache, Cabernet Sauvignon, Petit Verdot. Established in 2002, Creation, on the scenic Hemelen-Aarde Ridge near Hermanus, has always lived up to its evocative name. In our
The Wines: Blanc de Mer, Walker Bay Sauvignon Blanc, Sauvignon Blanc Reserve, Missionvale Chardonnay, Crocodiles Lair / Kaaimansgat Chardonnay, Sans Barrique Chardonnay, Hannibal, Galpin Peak Pinot Noir, Tete de Cuvee Pinot Noir. Established in 1989 in the temperate Hemel-enAarde Valley on 125 hectares (312 acres) of Walker Bay’s prime viticultural land, Bouchard Finlayson Vineyard and
The Wines: Generation 8: Chenin Blanc, Rosé, Merlot, Shiraz, Cabernet Sauvignon. Upper Hemel-en-Aarde: Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Magnum Opus Pinot Noir, Loose Cannon MCC.Single Vineyard: Fides Grenache Blanc, Optenhorst Chenin Blanc, Twyfeling Cinsaut. Fairtrade: Bosman Adama Red & Bosman Adama White. Nero D’Avola, Erfenis, Soet Steen, Dolce Primitivo, Bosman Pinotage, Bosman Cabernet Sauvignon. The