Pinotage Tag

03 Jun Wine of the Month – Pinotage

A South African Jewel. If South Africa could claim a grape variety as its own, then Pinotage certainly fulfils being a truly South African wine grape variety. Cultivated in the 1920s by South African bio-chemist Abraham Izak Perold, he was tasked with developing a new, authentically South African wine grape. After much...

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03 Mar Mid Harvest Report

The next two days for Backsberg are going to be pretty big days with around 50 tons of grapes coming in. That's a lot of grapes. That's the same weight as about five fully grown African Elephants. These two days push us well into the second half of harvest. So...

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