[iframe src=”https://www.blaauwklippen.com/newsletters/2015/june/index.html” 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 […]
[iframe src=”https://www.blaauwklippen.com/newsletters/2015/may/index.html” width=”100%” height=”3115px”] We are almost half way through 2015! Hard to believe, isn’t it? When I look back there are many proud moments and one that stands out in particular is the launch of the Blaauwklippen Diva Methode Cap Classique, a first for the South-African wine industry. Diva was created from our signature […]
[iframe src=”https://www.blaauwklippen.com/newsletters/2015/april/index.html” width=”100%” height=”3115px”] It is amazing to think that when I was writing the previous newsletter we were still busy harvesting and now the harvest is a distant memory! The 2015 grape harvest at Blaauwklippen will be remembered as one of the earliest and shortest in history. We picked our first grapes on the […]
[iframe src=”https://www.blaauwklippen.com/newsletters/2015/march/index.html” width=”100%” height=”3115px”] As I am writing this harvest has started in full swing at Blaauwklippen. It is such an exciting time of the year, as we pick the fruits of our efforts of the past year. A very satisfying feeling!
[iframe src=”https://www.blaauwklippen.com/newsletters/2015/january/index.html” width=”100%” height=”3115px”] By the time you are reading this January will almost be old news, and we will be preparing to welcome our first grapes to the cellar. The 2015 vintage is a hasty one, approximately 2 weeks earlier than previous years. Mother Nature is definitely not a predictable lady!
[iframe src=”https://www.blaauwklippen.com/newsletters/2014/december/index.html” width=”100%” height=”4550px”] It is the season to be jolly and we have so many reasons to oblige! Congratulations to the Blaauwklippen Family Market team for clinching the coveted Klink! Award in the Family Day Out Category. A well-deserved win! If you have not visited the market yet, it takes place every Sunday from […]
[iframe src=”https://www.blaauwklippen.com/newsletters/2014/november/index.html” width=”100%” height=”4550px”] JUST AROUND THE CORNER It is hard to believe that there are only two months left to the end of the year! I am already getting into the mood to celebrate, it is as if there is something in the air, an anticipation, some excitement. End of year also means gift […]
[iframe src=”https://www.blaauwklippen.com/newsletters/2014/october/index.html” width=”100%” height=”5600px”] A BEAUTIFUL NEW MONTH According to well-known South African poet, C. Louis Leipoldt, October is the most beautiful month of the year and looking around me as I do my vineyard inspections, I have to agree! It is wonderful to see Mother Nature “spring” to life with bursts of bright green […]
[iframe src=”https://www.blaauwklippen.com/newsletters/2014/august/index.html” width=”100%” height=”3800px”] PREPARING FOR 2015 We have been very busy in the vineyards the last couple of weeks, pruning season is upon us and it is a privilege to see Mother Nature in action. The effort we put into the vineyards now will influence the harvest of 2015, as they say ultimately a great wine […]
[iframe src=”https://www.blaauwklippen.com/newsletters/2014/june/index.html” width=”100%” height=”3890px”]BRRR! It’s Cold Outside! We were blessed with the first winter rain and this usually signals that the vineyards are entering their well-deserved resting phase. New seasons bring change and change brings exciting new beginnings. We too have to move with the times and there are some changes on the cards at […]