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Harvest 2015 – earliest start in 18 years

The 2015 harvest at Vrede en Lust is now in full swing.  Due to the fact that 2014 was the hottest summer since 1985(!) we had to start our harvest much earlier than anticipated this year.  Luckily Susan and her team were ready for this when the first Simonsberg-Paarl Chardonnay were ready last Thursday.  The […]

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Happy 2015 to all our clients…

May you have a prosperous 2015 filled with success, health, love and good wine.  We are very excited about the year ahead and have a few big surprises up our sleeve.  We promise to keep you up to date with everything happening on the estate and hope to continuously improve our offering to our clients. […]

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WIN YOUR WINE FOR THE HOLIDAY

We realise that nothing makes a holiday as enjoyable as sharing good food and wine with your friends on hot summer days. Unfortunately we can’t do much about the food, but we can help with the good wine.  We would like to treat one lucky Vrede en Lust Facebook fan to enough wine for the […]

What’s in a name

For the first time ever we would like you, our loyal fan and wine drinker to help us choose a name for our newest release.  This beautiful wine is a Rhone blend of Grenache, Shiraz and Viognier, all harvested from our Vrede en Lust vineyards. Our team have been putting our heads together trying to come up with the […]

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Sin Vol Smaak

Chardonnay verg die regte balans.   By alle wynkompetisies is dit altyd interessant om te sien waar die dubbelgoue en algehele wenners van Chardonnay vandaan kom. Maar dit is nog meer interessant om te sien watter mense van watter Chardonnay hou. Dié kultivar het inderdaad ‘n ingewikkelde groep smaakvriende weens die soms onvoorspelbare komplekse bondel […]