facebook twitter instagram newsletter

Valley News

 Terroir Triumph for Robertson Wine Valley

Terroir Triumph for Robertson Wine Valley

  Terroir Triumph for Robertson Wine Valley Trophy, National and Area winners star in 2019 There are numerous vinous stars in the valley celebrating their success in the 2019 Novare SA Terroir Wine Awards, but one estate stands out bigger and brighter than its colleagues, so let’s start with a round of prolonged applause for Bon Courage. While the winery is no...
Bon Courage

Bon Courage

  Winemakers notes on the Novare SA Terroir Awards 2019 winners Jacques Bruwer (Keldermeester):Die Lady of the House Pinotage Rosé 2019 is die nuutse toevoeging tot die Bon Courage reeks. Die naam bring hulde aan ouma Maude Bruwer, deel van die eerste generasie Bruwers op Bon Courage. Haar passie vir tuinmaak weerspieel in die wyn met geure van vars blomme en vrugte...
Robertson Winery

Robertson Winery

FAT BASTARD CHARDONNAY TOP SCORES IN BEST VALUE CHARDONNAY COMPETITION The results of the inaugural Best Value Chardonnay Tasting convened by Winemag.co.za have been announced, with the FAT bastard Chardonnay 2018 top scoring with 90 points. Seeking to find the best examples of Chardonnay between the R60 and R100 price points, the wines were tasted blind by...
Bonnievale Wines

Bonnievale Wines

  BONNIEVALE WINES MAKES HISTORY AT SA'S PRESTIGIOUS TROPHY SHOW   This week saw the eagerly-awaited announcement of winners in the annual Old Mutual Trophy Wine Show. For one winery in particular, the event was historic. Bonnievale Wines claimed no fewer than two medals and a trophy - an astounding achievement for first-timers to the podium of the Trophy Wine Show....
Wynkelders wen weer groot

Wynkelders wen weer groot

Wynkelders uit die Robertsonwynvallei het oudergewoonte goed gevaar by die 2019 Suid- Afrikaanse Muskadeltoekennings en talle pryse ontvang. Badsberg wynkelder van Rawsonville in die Breedekloofvallei swaai vanjaar die “soetes” septer soos aangekondig by die 17de jaarlikse SA Muskadeltoekennings. Dié geleentheid is op 23 Mei in Noop Restaurant in Paarl aangebied....
Graham Beck

Graham Beck

  Graham Beck excels at the 2019 National Wine Challenge Top 100 Competition     Back
Sparkling Brut Rosè

Sparkling Brut Rosè

    Robertson Winery Launches a Sparkling Brut Rosè   Robertson Winery, true to its reputation for pioneering and innovation, has launched a Sparkling Brut Rosé Wine, the first in South Africa.   Delightfully pink and dry with a vivacious sparkle, elegantly refreshing, charmingly drinkable and vibrantly packaged, the Robertson Winery Sparkling Brut Rosé is a perfect addition...
Chardonnay du Monde

Chardonnay du Monde

  CHARDONNAY MASTERY IN ROBERTSON WINE VALLEY The Robertson Wine Valley has once again demonstrated its ability to produce Chardonnay that shines on a world stage, with two wines from the region excelling at the recently held Chardonnay du Monde in France. In addition, one of the winning wines, De Wetshof’s Bon Vallon Chardonnay 2018, was adjudged one of the best 15...
It's Albariño season!

It's Albariño season!

We are often asked where we find the inspiration for our wines – for new blends, for different names, for doing something that no one has ever done before. The long answer is too complex to fit on a piece of paper. The short answer, however, is that inspiration finds us, not the other way round. One can be inspired in the most unlikely of places: the trick is to...
Cool Chardonnay Harvest

Cool Chardonnay Harvest

  Cool Chardonnay Harvest on De Wetshof Sees Excellent Quality in Lower Yields Dense clouds bearing splashes of summer rain in the Robertson region has led to De Wetshof’s 2019 harvest kicking off in a manner that can be described as stop-start-wait.While the early low-sugar Chardonnay for Cap Classique was being harvested from the middle of January in dry, mild...
Thunderchild

Thunderchild

  Thunderchild It is a new year with new resolutions, and we wouldn't be the only ones to say that our goal for 2019 is to do more good - be better, help others, be more selfless. The Thunderchild project is one that we feel truly betters the lives of those less fortunate, and one that fully aligns with our resolutions for the new year. You might be receiving this...
R300-MILLION MERGER

R300-MILLION MERGER

R300-MILLION MERGER PUTS CAPE WINE GIANT ON TRACK FOR LONG-TERM SUCCESS The Bonnievale Wines group and Wandsbeck Wines are to merge, creating a wine company with assets in excess of R300m. The amalgamation of the wineries in the Robertson region sees the formation of one of the Cape's biggest wine producers, to be known as Bonnievale Wine Cellar (Pty) Ltd. The...
Experience Excellence

Experience Excellence

The Jacques Bruére VINTAGE MCC range is certainly exceptional. We are pleased to present them all as medal winners from the 2018 Veritas Awards ceremony.
On Top

On Top

The Veritas results are an indication of the continued excellence in quality you can find at Bon Courage.
Another rocking good rosé wine

Another rocking good rosé wine

We are delighted to announce that the Graham Beck Brut Rosé 2013 has won a Double Gold medal at this year's Rosé Rocks competition! 'Rosé Rocks!' is South Africa's first dedicated rosé wine competition which seeks to recognise excellence in rosé winemaking and promote the SA Rosé category.

 

View all News Articles

 

nedbank