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Vertical Tasting of Whalehaven Cabernet Franc #hermanus

Cabernet Franc – a black grape variety mostly planted to be blended with Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot to make the classic Bordeaux blend. In Hermanus Whalehaven uses Cabernet Franc to produce a single varietal wine. 176 more words


The Antidote

As a piece of reflection, here is a bit of something I wrote during the South Africa trip:

“On Thursday we said ‘Goodbye’ to the VYLTP participants, who we’ve grown to know during our time at Volmoed in Hermanus. 440 more words

Desmond Tutu Center

Chautara - A Nepali story brought to Hermanus

Hermanus has more Pinot Noir and Chardonnay with the addition of the Godfrey family’s Chautara label.  On the Hemel-en-Aarde Road beyond Creation there is a vineyard where 1 hectare of Chardonnay and 1 hectare of Pinot Noir are vinified and bottled under a new brand. 117 more words


Day 14 Beautiful de Hoop and African Queens

Everything about de Hoop is beautiful. My personal favourite perhaps being the perfect stretch of gravel road, 45 km in length, which I had managed to almost fly across in 6th gear, both ways. 436 more words


Hermanus Adventure #zipline

Hemel-en-Aarde is well-known for its Pinot Noir and Chardonnay. For those who believe they need to earn a drink of fine wine SA Forest Adventures… 144 more words


Savannah Café, Hermanus

Where | Recently, I went to Hermanus with a group of friends. My favourite thing to do on roadtrips is to try out new restaurants or cafes. 231 more words