Gesogte Wynoesherdenkingsfunksie op oudste wynlandgoed

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Die Suid-Afrikaanse wynbedryf vier op Dinsdag, 2 Februarie 2016 ‘n besonderse geleentheid. Op dié dag herdenk die bedryf die eerste wynoes op Suid Afrikaanse bodem wat op 2 Februarie 1659 deur Jan van Riebeeck in sy dagboek opgeteken is.

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The mechanics and excitement of the 2016 #GrootCrush

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This year marks the 331st crush at Groot Constantia, or rather, a number close to 331. As you can imagine, keeping track of events on an estate that has been producing wine for over 300 years is not an exact science. The crush this year, however, is.

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Celebrating #GrootHarvest with the Chinese New Year

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On February 8, China ushers in the New Year as determined by the Chinese lunar calendar. 2016 is also the official Year of Hóu (猴) with many celebrations planned all across China as they pray for a good harvest in 2016 (Feb. is the end of winter in China).

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Platters Wine Guide rates 90% of Groot Constantia’s wines with an impressive 4.5 stars

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Platter's South African Wine Guide has awarded nine of Groot Constantia’s ten submitted wines a top accolade of 4.5 stars in the 36th edition of this popular guide – annually one of the most eagerly anticipated listings of top-performing wines.

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