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Zevenwacht wins Gold at IWSC
Zevenwacht strikes gold at the 2017 International Wine & Spirits Competition
Rosé Rocks’ 2017 rosé wine competition results announced
The annual ‘Rosé Rocks’ wine competition, South Africa’s only dedicated rosé wine competition, announced the results of this year’s judging, which was held in August, Cape Town.
Zevenwacht’s 7even Rosé 2017 rocks a Double Gold
The Rosé Rocks competition, now in its third year, is South Africa’s only dedicated Rosé wine competition.
Zevenwacht Sauvignon Blanc - Paired with seared tuna with soy & mirin
This delicious Seared Tuna with Soy and Mirin recipe has loads of flavour and is quick and easy to prepare.
Zevenwacht Sauvignon Blanc 2016 gets Gold at Mundus Vini 2017
Zevenwacht Sauvignon Blanc 2016 receives a Gold Medal from the Grand International Wine Award MUNDUS VINI presented recently at Prowein.
Zevenwacht Chenin Blanc 2015 & Mari-Louis Guy & Callie Maritz’s Roasted Cabbage Pie
Chenin Blanc is the largest planting of white wine grapes in the South African Vineyards, six time larger than the French Chenin Blanc vineyard, its home in the Loire. There are some stunningly old Chenin Blanc vineyards in the Cape. The Zevenwacht Chenin vineyard is 34 years old planted in a north south row direction.
Summer at Zevenwacht
This year is proving to be the showcase for our Flagship Cabernet Sauvignon 2013 in what has thus far been a rewarding year of achievements. The most recent accolade, the 2016 Michelangelo Awards Gran d'Or Medal is the third award this wine has received this year following on the Double Platinum NWC and Top 100 SA Wines.
Zevenwacht Sauvignon Blanc 2016, good with Heinstirred’s Fennel & Apple Coleslaw
Zevenwacht Wine Estate is situated on the rolling hills just north of the north coast of False Bay. The grapes for the Zevenwacht Sauvignon Blanc 2016 are 90% Sauvignon Blanc and 10% Semillon, both grapes having their origin in Bordeaux, France.
Zevenwacht Chardonnay Barrel Fermented 2015
One of the bugbears of the South African Wine Industry, according to the acclaimed Rosa Kruger in a speech yesterday, is virus and in particular leaf roll virus which causes the leaves to roll up like cigars before the grapes are ripe.
Zevenwacht Syrah 2013
Zevenwacht Wine Estate is situated in the southern part of the Stellenbosch Wine Appellation in the Polkadraai region. It sits on a first ridge of hills just north of the False Bay coast where the estate is cooled in the heat of summer by breezes off the sea.
Zevenwacht The Tin Mine White 2014
The Johnson Family’s Zevenwacht Wine Estate Home Farm Vineyard is situated on the first and most southerly of the rolling Polkadraai Hills in the Stellenbosch Wine Appellation, just north of the coast of False Bay, whose maritime influence on the Estate’s wines is marked
Zevenwacht Chenin Blanc Barrel Fermented 2014
The 300-year-old gabled Zevenwacht Manor House and its tranquil setting on the north bank of a man made lake, belie the modern cutting edge winery and working wine farm that lie behind it.
Zevenwacht 7even Rosé 2015, revisited
There are a number of ways to make a rosé, amongst the best of these is to grow your grapes with the specific purpose of making a rosé. And Jacques Viljoen, the Wine Maker at Zevenwacht does just this with his all singing, all dancing Zevenwacht 7even Rosé 2015.
Unprecedented Five Michelangelo Gold Medals for Zevenwacht
The 19th Michelangelo International Wine & Spirits Awards were announced on Friday, 18 September and a wholly thrilled Jacques Viljoen, Zevenwacht Winemaker received no less than 5 Gold Medals for Zevenwacht.
Zevenwacht Top 10 Sauvignon Blanc
The 2014 FNB Top 10 Sauvignon Blanc wines were announced on the 23rd of October and we are thrilled that our Zevenwacht Z Collection 360° Sauvignon 2013 was placed in this prestigious Top 10 group.
Z-ensational New Packaging
The Z Collection range has been given a sophisticated and classic new look which more closely reflects the refined elegance of these wines.
New Spring Vintage Releases at Zevenwacht
Our Spring new releases include our Flagship Zevenwacht Sauvignon Blanc 2014, crisp, dry and totally refreshing with an abundance of granadilla, asparagus, green bean and gooseberry on the palate. A fabulous pairing with seafood.
Zevenwacht Spring Newsletter 2014
Springtime is here and this season of new life is when we see buds starting to burst and vines beginning to grow, when blossoms are blooming and you feel like whistling along with the birds.
New Faces at Zevenwacht
Garagiste winemaker, talented video- and photo journalist, joined us for this harvest to assist Jacques in the cellar and we are delighted that he decided to stay with us permanently as Assistant Winemaker.
Zevenwacht Wines in the USA
Good News for our USA Fans - Zevenwacht Wines are now available from Cape Ardor


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