Grounded Tours

Keeping it in the family and in the great outdoors, Cornelia’s sister Hanle recently launched Grounded Tours

With this venture “Hanle combines her passion for plants with her unique creative flair, providing a tour experience with local insights. She’s happy to share her personal scrapbook of treasures with you.”

Check out the website for great opportunities to see some secret and unique sides of the Western Cape. 

Sunset Swartland music

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Join us on the farm for an evening of music to the sunset, in aid of the local school community

When? Wednesday 26 March, 2014.

Where? the lawns of Kalmoesfontein

What? Talented musicians, picnic blankets, Badenhorst Family Wines and Southern Smokes (for sale) as the sun sets spectacularly in the west.

At R80 per person and R20 per child (under 14) all proceeds goes towards the improvement of the education of the locals.

See more on the event page on Facebook.

For more details, email narinac@gmail.com.

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The end is near…

As the end of the 2014 harvest starts to come into our sights, here are some pictures from the last few weeks.

late night pasta.

late night pasta.

Cellar innovation!

Cellar innovation!

A Swartland style siesta...

A Swartland style siesta…

Pressing Koffieklip Shiraz!

Pressing Koffieklip Shiraz!

pressing 1985 Steen (Chenin Blanc) after a two year sabbatical. Small berries big taste hey...

pressing 1985 Steen (Chenin Blanc) after a two year sabbatical. Small berries big taste hey…

a cellar of steel!

a cellar of steel!

Samuel's tank, 2014 Vintage.

Samuel’s tank, 2014 Vintage.