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Ballade vir ‘n Enkeling CT premiere

On Monday night our venue was shining with the brightest stars in the South African film industry.  It was the premiere of the upcoming film, Ballade vir ‘n Enkeling in our venue and all the cast and crew from the film, media and specially selected guests attended this magical event.  Guests were treated to beautiful artisan […]

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and the winner is…

The moment many of our Vrede en Lust wine lovers have been waiting for, is finally here.  A few months ago we ran a competition on our social media, mailing list and to Vrede en Lust wine club members, prompting them to suggest a name for our new Rhone blend which was due for release in the new year. […]

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Harvest news – Vrede en Lust Malbec

A visual diary of a morning harvest of our Vrede en Lust Malbec. The Vrede en Lust Malbec is used for our Bordeaux blends but most importantly for our ever popular Mocholate. An easy drinking red which can also be enjoyed chilled in summertime. Our 2 ha block of Malbec is situated high up along the […]

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Shedding a light on load shedding

“Load shedding is a measure of last resort to prevent the collapse of the power system country-wide.  When there is insufficient power station capacity to supply the demand (load) from all the customers, the electricity system becomes unbalanced, which can cause it to trip out country-wide (a blackout), and which could take days to restore.” […]