The philosophy of Backsberg remains that of providing pleasure and enjoyment to a broad range of wine lovers by producing wines not only with structure and finesse, but with a high level of "drinkability".
Simply put, if you find our wines easy to drink and, above all, enjoyable, then we have been successful.
Backsberg lies on the slopes of the Simonsberg Mountains, equidistant from Paarl, Stellenbosch and Franschhoek. This is the ideal location for your conference, corporate event or wedding in the heart of the Cape winelands. Breathtaking views; manicured gardens, rolling lawns, a historic vat cellar and a versatile function venue that flows onto a fantastic courtyard. Your options at Backsberg are endless. Our [...]
It was a gorgeous day along the Simonsberg Mountain last Saturday, as 750 ladies lined up at the start for the Tread Lightly MTB Ride. To see some photos from the event view the album on PPA’s Facebook Page. Thanks to PPA for this great event!
Klein Babylonstoren 2007
Klein Babylonstoren is a specially crafted cuvée on the basis of varietal intensity and character. Violets, cassis and dried herb aromas from a complex bouquet hinting at the palate's awaiting intensity. Flavours of blackberry and earthy forest floor elements are neatly meshed by fine, ripe fruit tannins that finishes dry with oak derived characters of cinnamon and vanilla. Rich yet structured, this wine will repay careful cellaring over the next ten years.
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