The Blaauwklippen Brandy Experience

South African brandy has a legacy almost as old as the country itself. Taken from the Dutch word “brandewijn”, meaning burnt or distilled wine, brandy has been produced and enjoyed in this country from as far back as 1672. Today, South African brandy is acknowledged as some of the world’s finest, with the title of […]

June 2015

[iframe src=”” width=”100%” height=”3115px”] Winter is finally upon us and with it comes the wind, the rain and the cold weather. Luckily, here at Blaauwklippen we are well and truly prepared for all that winter has to throw at us! Our Tasting Room becomes a wonderful toasty spot to relax and enjoy your favourite Blaauwklippen […]

333 Years of Blaauwklippen Vineyards: Then & Now

Since the arrival of the first European settlers on our shores, South Africa has become synonymous with good quality wines. And one of the earliest wine farms, nestled in a tiny valley just outside Stellenbosch, is Blaauwklippen Vineyards. Founded by Gerrit Jansz Visser in 1682, 6 years later the decision was made to plant vineyards […]